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Dan Nolan Leaving Lyndon for Midland Lee
Dan Nolan has resigned after six seasons leading the Lyndon Institute football program. (Photo by Michael Beniash)
Dan Nolan has resigned after six seasons leading the Lyndon Institute football program. (Photo by Michael Beniash)
LYNDON CENTER — Responsible for rebuilding the Lyndon Institute football program that culminated in a berth in the Division II championship game this past fall, Vikings head coach Dan Nolan resigned Monday after six seasons.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Raising the Bar for North Country Athletics
He's not a coach anymore, and he retired as a physical education teacher about four years ago, but Nick Arcangeli continues to be a prominent figure in North Country Union High School athletics. Almost without fail, it seems that any time a top Falcons athlete is interviewed, working with Arcangeli is cited as an integral part of his or her success.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Vt. Boys Tennis: Harwood Edges NCU
NEWPORT -- After two matches in three days, the North Country Falcons stand at 1-1 in the young tennis season.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Strongman: St. J's Fondry Wins Maine Strongman Event
ST. JOHNSBURY -- Local trainer Aaron Fondry won Central Maine Strongman 7 on Saturday in Augusta, Maine.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Local Roundup: WMR Softball Starts Season With Win
TILTON, N.H. -- White Mountains Regional softball pitcher Erika Millett wasted no time picking up where she left off last season.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Youth Wrestling: NEK Pythons Compete in Essex
ESSEX -- A pair of third-place finishes hightlighted a strong showing by the NEK Pythons at Saturday's youth wrestling state championship in Essex. Kazian Comeau placed third at 50 pounds and Cody Lamere also took third in the 110 pound weight class.
Monday, April 14, 2014

Local Roundup: LSC Takes Two
ST. JOHNSBURY -- South Burlington registered twin 6-1 wins over St. Johnsbury Academy on Friday afternoon. The boys were at the Field House, while the girls team was on the road.
Saturday, April 12, 2014

Tennis Roundup: Yazawa Wins, Hilltoppers Fall
ST. JOHNSBURY -- Ayame Yazawa was the lone winner for the Hilltoppers on Thursday as St. Johnsbury fell to Rice 6-1 in girls tennis. St. Johnsbury is now 0-2 on the season.
Friday, April 11, 2014

Nordic Roundup: Well-Known Nordic Skier Competes Around the World
Dr. Peter Harris of Derby Line participated in three big Nordic ski races around the world this season, with very good results.
Friday, April 11, 2014

Golf: LHS Grad Tremblay Honored by PGA
STAFFORD, Va. -- Joshua Tremblay, the head PGA pro at Springfield Golf and Country Club in Springfield, Va., was selected by the Middle Atlantic PGA as their 2014 PGA Professional of the Year. Tremblay was recognized in front of family, friends, and peers March 8 at The Jefferson Hotel in Richmond, Va.
Thursday, April 10, 2014

Challengers Rise to Challenge
The central Orleans County basketball factory just keeps chugging along.
Thursday, April 10, 2014

William Vear Third at USASA Nationals
William Vear took third place in slopestyle at the United States of America Snowboard Association (USASA) nationals on April 2 at Copper Mountain in Colorado. Vear competed in the Junior Men's 16-17-year-old age group.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Quick Hits
Wednesday, April 9, 2014

High Schools: New SJA Coaches Await Start of Spring
A recent column by Caledonian-Record sportswriter Brad Usatch talks about winter taking a few last blows at spring sports season, keeping outdoor activity minimal.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Pythons Pack 'Em In
ORLEANS --The lots at Lake Region Union High School were full to capacity and cars spilled out the driveways as the NEK Pythons hosted the area's first large regional youth wrestling meet at Don Harter Memorial Gymnasium on Saturday.
Monday, April 7, 2014

High School Tennis: CVU, SJA Start Spring Season
ST. JOHNSBURY -- It was the first sports event of the season -- and it picked up right where it left off last spring.
Monday, April 7, 2014

Youth Hockey: Shamrocks Look To Defend Title
A pair of North Country Falcons are in Amherst, N.Y., this weekend to help the Vermont Shamrocks U-16 girls hockey team defend its 2013 USA Hockey national championship.
Saturday, April 5, 2014

Lingering Winter Keeps Spring Athletes Indoors
Something resembling spring weather finally arrived this week. While the occasional runner can be seen navigating the dangerously snow-constricted edges of the roadway, the spring snowpack has put local high school athletic departments in a bit of a bind.
Friday, April 4, 2014

Youth Wrestling: Prospectors' Season in Full Swing
ST. JOHNSBURY -- Not all the games come to a halt during this annual spring impasse between indoor and outdoor sports seasons.
Thursday, April 3, 2014

High School Golf: Rainville Commits to Hartford
ST. JOHNSBURY -- St. Johnsbury Academy senior Alex Rainville will be taking his golf game to the Division I collegiate level next season.
Thursday, April 3, 2014

Female Basketball Player of the Year: Lake Region's Tyrah Urie
ORLEANS -- Speedy junior guard Tyrah Urie led Lake Region with 13.3 points per game and helped the young Rangers get out from under a 2-6 start, to finish 11-9 and earn a trip to the Division II quarterfinals. A VBCA Dream Dozen selection and first team All-Mountain League pick, Urie's offensive production and defensive tenacity make her The Record's 2013-14 Female Basketball Player of the Year.
Thursday, April 3, 2014

Male Basketball Player of the Year: Lyndon's Mason Lantz
LYNDON CENTER -- Mason Lantz can string together a long list of accomplishments to recommend him as The Record's 2013-14 Male Basketball Player of the Year: 1,000-point scorer, VBCA North South all-star and first team all-Capital League selection, to name a few. But the one of which he is proudest is champion.
Thursday, April 3, 2014

Youngsters Successful at States
ST. JOHNSBURY -- Trevor Neal (12, Glover), Myles Thornton-Sherman (11, Waterford), Ashley Clark (8, St. Johnsbury) and Julia Before (10, Sutton) each won the all-around championship in their respective levels at the youth gymnastics state meets the past two weekends. All four athletes compete for Kingdom Gymnastics in St. Johnsbury.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014

N.H. Hoop: Pembroke Academy Star Stripped of Player of Year Award
PEMBROKE, N.H. -- New Hampshire's Division II basketball player of the year, Pat Welch, was stripped of the award due to an unsportsmanlike tweet following Pembroke Academy's championship win over Portsmouth on March 15.
Saturday, March 29, 2014

Youth Baseball Tryouts Sunday
Tryouts for Little League baseball and softball players in the St. Johnsbury area are scheduled for Sunday, at the St. Johnsbury Academy Field House.
Saturday, March 29, 2014

Falcons Fly On
A pair of North Country standouts will be heading to the USA Hockey national championship as part of the Vermont Shamrocks under-16 youth hockey team.
Friday, March 28, 2014

You Can Hear a Pin Drop
Those of you old enough might remember the refrain "Hey, Let's Go Bowling!" from the 1980's advertising campaign. Though bowling may have a "retro vibe" for the young hipsters, a 2012 national consumer survey found that 51 million adults, and 19 million youths aged 6-17 bowled at least once during the year, with 2 million Americans participating in regular league play.
Thursday, March 27, 2014

Snowmobiling: Lincoln Lemieux Goes Big in SnoCross Circuit
ST. JOHNSBURY -- After four years of competing as a local professional snowmobile SnoCross racer, Lincoln Lemieux was given his shot to race amongst the elite SnoCross riders this past month. The 20-year-old got his start when he was 7 and has raced for the past 14 years.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

High School Hoops: Hazen Girls Hoop Coach Bellavance Resigns
HARDWICK -- Gary Bellavance has resigned after seven years coaching the Hazen Union girls basketball team.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Local Commentary: Lots on Tap this Weekend
A sure sign of spring, a pond skim, is set to be held Saturday at Cannon, while up at Jay Peak, Saturday brings the resort's 35th annual Beach Party.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Boys Basketball All-State, All-League Lists
Tuesday, March 25, 2014

2013-14 The Record Boys Basketball Dream Dozen
2013-14 The Record Boys Basketball Dream Dozen
Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Thoughts on the Out of Doors: Sydney Lea's New Book 'A North Country Life' Inspires
A North Country Life: Tales of Woodsmen, Waters, and Wildlife by Sydney Lea brought back so many memories that I found myself repeatedly drifting back in time as I read it. I knew the men and women he describes so well. To be honest, I did not know them but many just like them. I sorely miss the time spent with those I did know, learning about the north country and an era now gone.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014

2013-14 The Record Girls Basketball Dream Dozen
2013-14 The Record Girls Basketball Dream Dozen
Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Girls Basketball All-State, All-League Lists
Tuesday, March 25, 2014

7th Annual Dabble Day
Grayson Bias, 2, gives the thumbs up after making a mask at the seventh Annual Dabble Day at St. Johnsbury School on Saturday.
Monday, March 24, 2014

Dunklee Lands Podium in Oslo
OSLO, Norway -- St. Johnsbury Academy graduate Susan Dunklee took a big step forward into the elite circles of international biathlon on Thursday with a third place finish in the 7.5-kilometer sprint in Holmenkollen, Norway.
Friday, March 21, 2014

Harlem Superstars Edge Local All-stars
St. Johnsbury Academy junior Jacob Glenshaw, of Lyme, N.H., covers Mark "Hollywood" Jones during first half action at Alumni Gymnasium, Thursday.
Friday, March 21, 2014

Principal's Association Catches Heat for Choosing Georgia-Based Webcaster
Some high school sports fans are crying foul after the Vermont Principals' Association chose an out-of-state company to provide coverage of championship games, but the VPA says the move was made with the interests of Vermont sports fans in mind.
Thursday, March 20, 2014

Trevor Howard N.H. D-IV Boys Coach of the Year
Littleton boys basketball coach Trevor Howard on Monday was named the New Hampshire Division IV boys coach of the year.
Thursday, March 20, 2014

Dolgin Fourth at Beaver Valley
St. Johnsbury Academy alumna Alyssa Dolgin competed in the snowboard Nor Am Holeshot Tour at Beaver Valley Resort in Ontario this past Sunday and Monday. Dolgin placed fifth on Sunday and after leading in the final heat, overshot the last jump and placed fourth on Monday.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Flying High, SJA's Vear Headed West
William Vear qualified for United States of America Snowboard Association (USASA) nationals in slopestyle and rail jam, scheduled for April 2 at Copper Mountain in Colorado in both disciplines.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Lancaster Girls B team awarded Good Sportsmanship trophy for the Rotary Basketball Tournament
LANCASTER LANCERS AWARDED GOOD SPORTSMANSHIP TROPHY -- The Lancaster Lancers Girls B basketball team were the recipients of the Good Sportsmanship Trophy for a girls team during the St. Johnsbury Rotary Basketball Tournament, held March 4-15. The award has been presented to one girls team and one boys team since 2004, in memory of St. Johnsbury Rotarian Paul Sweeney, who dedicated himself to the tournament and was committed to the youth of the area. Members of the Lancaster team include: front row from left, Maddy Bean, Amaya Dodier, Lexi Welch and Kennedy Blanchette; back row, Coach Bob Burrill, Kaitlyn Nelson, Brianna Watson, Makenna Force and Adrianna Robinson.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Bruins Extend Winning Streak To 9; Beat Wild 4-1
BOSTON -- Jarome Iginla scored two goals, Tuukka Rask stopped 33 shots, and the Eastern Conference-leading Boston Bruins extended their winning streak to nine games with a 4-1 win over the Minnesota Wild on Monday night.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Good Shepherd, Miller's Run Capture Rotary Titles
ST. JOHNSBURY -- It was a three-point barrage for Good Shepherd on Sunday afternoon at Alumni Memorial Gymnasium as they edged out Waterford Elementary School 37-35 to win the Girls Division B Rotary Championship.
Monday, March 17, 2014

All-Stars Given One Last Chance to Shine
ESSEX -- North Country forward Crystal Moss capped an all-star season with an MVP performance at the Essex Rotary All-Star Hockey Classic on Saturday.
Monday, March 17, 2014

Monroe Mustangs Boys C Division team awarded Good Sportsmanship trophy at Rotary Tournament
BOYS B TEAM AWARDED GOOD SPORTSMANSHIP TROPHY -- The Monroe Mustangs Boys B Division team was awarded the trophy for Good Sportsmanship for boys teams at the conclusion of the St. Johnsbury Rotary Basketball Tournament, which took place March 4-15, with the Championship games played at St. Johnsbury Academy on March 15. Representing their team are, from left, Jarrett Ward and Shane Tillotson. The team was coached by Paul Regis, with Sean Bliss as assistant coach.
Monday, March 17, 2014

Kay Takes Second at New Balance Nationals Indoor
NEW YORK -- Mustapha Kay took second place out of 28 competitors in the weight throw at the New Balance Nationals Indoor this weekend. Kay threw a personal best 60-feet, 8.5 inches. The event was held at The Armory, a New Balance track complex.
Monday, March 17, 2014

Golden Moment: 50 Years Later, Players Recall Danville's First Hoop Title
DANVILLE -- Superlatives are not in short supply when it comes to Danville High School's basketball championship March 8.
Saturday, March 15, 2014

Local Commentary: It's A Hoop Happening Today in Windsor
What a day last Saturday in Barre.
Saturday, March 15, 2014

The Record's Final Girls Hoop Power Rankings
The Record's End-of-Season Girls Hoop Power Rankings
Friday, March 14, 2014

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