Special Olympics Comes to Lyndon State

RJ special olympicsLYNDONVILLE - With all of the sports madness going around the country, Lyndon State College welcomes The Special Olympics of Vermont for a weekend training camp.

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Fan Support All Time High at Lyndon Institute

ThumbnailTemplate copyLYNDON- Lyndon Institute Athletics has had a lot to brag about lately. They won the Division II Boys Basketball Championship on Saturday, earlier in the fall the football team played in their championship game, and the Alpine and Nordic Skiers at the Institute reached states.

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Danville Comes back to win Championship

Danville_win_championship.jpgBARRE- Danville Indians has not won a championship for 25 years. Well that all changed on Saturday at the Barre Auditorium when they were able to cut down the net beating the one seeded Twin Valley Wildcats, coming back from a 10 point deficit.

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Lyndon Institute Wins Championship

Lyndon_wins_championship.jpgBARRE- Lyndon Institutes boys basketball team brought home their first championship in school history on Saturday. Winning the Division II Championship 55-35 against U-32.In the first half the lead changed three times until Vikings Mason Lantz hit a buzzer beater shot to put up Lyndon 26-22 at half time.

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Slalom Skiing Championship

aaaaalpineBURKE- Q Burke Mountain Resort hosted the Vermont Principal's Association's Slalom Skiing Championships yesterday. Teams where hoping to not only capture the championship, but also find a berth in the regional championships.

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Lake Region Beats Lyndon Institute Girls Basketball Team

ThumbnailTemplate_copy.jpgLYNDON- Senior night is a time for seniors to remember their time playing the sport they love. It is their last time playing on their home court. The Vikings on saturday gave a farewell to Samantha Rowell as she played in her last game at home. Samantha and her team were hoping for a win, but that was not the case as Lake Region destroyed Lyndon Institute 64-25.

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LI Girls Lose to Thetford

Lyndon BASKETBALLLYNDONVILLE- The Lyndon Institute girls basketball team lost last night to Thetford by a score of 34 to 58.  Coach Eric Berry commented about the season overall after last nights lost saying the team has played "better than the record indicates".  

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The Vikings Fall Short

li champ gameRUTLAND - The top two teams faced off in the high school division II football championship on Saturday.  First seeded Lyndon Institute Vikings went up against  second seeded, and two-time defending champions, Rice Memorial Green Knights.

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James Shufelt: The Quarterback

shufeltLYNDONVILLE- James Shufelt is not just the single season rushing yard leader in Lyndon Institute history, but he’s also a quarterback with a lot of heart.  He speaks volumes of his teammates, from his offensive linemen to his wide receivers. 


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The 109th Showdown

rivalry gameLYNDONVILLE - Saturday marked the 109th game in one of the most storied high school football rivalries in the country. St. Johnsbury Academy would face Lyndon Institute in a huge match up, and both schools showed remarkable sprit leading up to Saturday's game. Every year both schools partake in the same traditions that never seems to get old. On Friday, Lyndon held a parade that led to a big bonfire, they also had the student run, along with various other events.

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Volleyball "Digs for Pink"

digpinkLYNDONVILLE- October is breast cancer awareness month and Lyndon State College as well as Johnson State College's volleyball teams showed their support during their annual event.

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Hilltoppers Remain Unbeaten

stjsoccerST. JOHNSBURY- The St Johnsbury Academy boys soccer team remaines undefeated after a hard fought victory against South Burlington High School (SBHS) on Tuesday.

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BMU Teams Take Home a Pair of Wins

bmusoftballbaseballDANVILLE- It was a great day on the diamond for both the Blue Mountain Union baseball and softball teams.

Both traveled to Danville last night taking home 2 victories.

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Still No Win for SJA Girls Lax

stjlaxST. JOHNSBURY - It's been a tough start to the season for the St. Johnsbury Academy Girls Lacrosse team who fell to 0-3 on their season after losing 13-2 to Burlington High School at home last night.

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Vermont Basketball All-Stars Selected

all stars selectedNORTHEAST KINGDOM - The Vermont Basketball Coaches Assocation has named its annual All-Star teams, and our local teams won't have any shortage of representatives.

Seniors that will be participating in the all-star games include St. Johnsbury Academy's Johannah Driscoll and Jake Grinbergs; Concord's Kasey DeGreenia; Blue Mountain Union's Damian Smith and Kyle Farquharson; and Danville's Brady Rainville and Jacob Mills.

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Twenty-Three and One

twentythreeandoneST. JOHNSBURY - The St. Johnsbury Hilltoppers' boys basketball team's epic winning streak came to an end at the worst possible time last night, as the Academy squad fell to Rice Memorial last night in overtime, 48-40, in the state championship.

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Cobzaru Sparks Perfect St. J Season


ST. JOHNSBURY - The Hilltoppers completed their first perfect season in over two decades last night, blowing out the Burlington Seahorses 55-39 and upping their record to 20-0. St. Johnsbury does battle with South Burlington in St. Johnsbury on Feb. 27 at 7 p.m.

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Hilltoppers Remain Undefeated

hilltoppersremainundefeatedSAINT JOHNSBURY - The Saint Johnsbury Hilltoppers Boys Basketball team remains undefeated after Monday night's game.

The Hilltoppers increased their record to 17-0.

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Does VT Hold the Best Rivalry in the Nation?

li st j rivalry poll thumb AROUND THE NEK - Vermont's oldest high school football rivalry is beginning to gain national recognition. USA Today is in the process of discovering the number one high school football rivalry in the nation. St. Johnsbury Academy and Lyndon Institute's match up was voted as best in the northern United States.

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Bucks Charging for State Title

BMUBasketballWELLS RIVER - In preperation for the start of the season Blue Mountian Union High School boys' basketball team played a scrimmage match with Randolph Union on Dec. 6.

The Division 3 team from Randolph beat Division 4 BMU 57-24. The loss illustrated the areas that the young Bucks need to work on in practice.

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Danville Seeks Another Playoff

DanvilleBasketballDANVILLE - With their first games only days away, both the Danville boys' and girls' basketball teams are gearing up for the first jump ball of the season.

With only a few practices under the belt, both boys' head coach Scott Rainville and girls' head coach Dean Valentine have their teams practicing solid fundemental basketball.

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Basketball Season Begins Across NEK

st j basketballAROUND THE NEK - As young men and women across the state prepare to tip off this Saturday, we caught up with teams in our area to see how this season is shaping up.

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Hilltopper Basketball Bounces Back

st j basketballST. JOHNSBURY - Almost a year after both St. Johnsbury's boys' and girls' basketball teams fell to Rice in the state playoffs, both teams are back on the court preparing for the start of basketball season.

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Coach Var Raises the Bar

LIHockeyLYNDON - The Lyndon Institue Vikings' hockey team will be taking the ice for the first game of the year next week. After long time coach Mickey Murphy retired from the team for personal reasons, new coach Joe Varley has stepped in to lead the team.

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Lady Engineers Get a Jump Start

woodsvillebballWOODSVILLE, N.H. - Basketball right season is right around the corner and many teams are gearing up.

the Woodsville Lady Engineers varsity team is getting ready for a strong season.

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