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 Congratulations Chieftains on a great season

Congratulations Chieftains on a great season

By Shawn Cunningham © 2017 Telegraph Publishing LLC The 2017 high school soccer season came to a close on Saturday and, while the Green Mountain girls team did not win the state Division 3 title, they rolled up a remarkable record of 17 straight wins until losing their final contest 3-1 to the Thetford Panthers. […]

GM girls lose to Thetford 3-1 in state championship Nine Chieftain players chosen for MVL

GM girls lose to Thetford 3-1 in state championship
Nine Chieftain players chosen for MVL

© 2017 Telegraph Publishing, LLC It’s a tough thing when the first loss of the season comes in the Vermont Division 3 championship game, but after their 3-1 loss, Coach Carolynn Hamilton told the Green Mountain girls soccer team that reaching the finals was something to be proud of and that they would be back. […]

GM girls defense blanks Vergennes to reach D-3 finals

GM girls defense blanks Vergennes to reach D-3 finals

© 2017 Telegraph Publishing LLC Notching its 17th consecutive victory in as many outings this season, the Green Mountain varsity girls soccer team blanked the Vergennes Commodores 3-0 to win a spot in the Division 3 state finals on Saturday. Sophomore Erin Otis scored first with 29:32 remaining in the first half on a corner […]

GM girls advance to semifinals with 2-0 win over Windsor

GM girls advance to semifinals with 2-0 win over Windsor

© 2017 Telegraph Publishing LLC The Green Mountain girls soccer team kept its winning streak alive and moved on to the semi-finals of the state division 3 tournament Saturday with a 2-0 win over the Windsor Yellow Jackets. Under a cloudless sky with warm temperatures, a large crowd watched as the Chieftains scored twice in […]

GM girls rout Bellows Falls in Game 1 of Division 3 tournament

GM girls rout Bellows Falls in Game 1 of Division 3 tournament

© 2017 Telegraph Publishing, LLC They were undefeated in the regular season and, yesterday afternoon, the Green Mountain girls soccer team continued their winning streak, beating the Bellows Falls Terriers 10-1. The top seeded Chieftains got four goals from junior Paige Karl and three from senior Avery Prescott. Mycah White, Lexi White and Hannah Buffum […]

GM girls begin division 3 soccer tournament at home today

GM girls begin division 3 soccer tournament at home today

© 2017 Telegraph Publishing, LLC The undefeated Green Mountain girls soccer team will begin its playoff run today at home in Chester at 3 p.m. Having put up a 14-0 record in the regular season, the Chieftains earned the top seed in the tournament and will play the 16th seeded Bellows Falls Terriers. The GM […]

GM girls swamp Terriers 9-0, end regular season undefeated

GM girls swamp Terriers 9-0, end regular season undefeated

© 2017 Telegraph Publishing, LLC The Green Mountain Union High School girls soccer team improved its record to 14 – 0 with a nine goal shutout of the Bellows Falls Terriers including three goals by senior Avery Prescott. In addition to Prescott’s hat trick, Reilly Merrill, Paige Karl, Sierra Kehoe, Lexi White, Emily Barr and […]

Green Mountain girls get by Otter Valley 2-0, improve to 13-0

Green Mountain girls get by Otter Valley 2-0, improve to 13-0

By Shawn Cunningham © Telegraph Publishing, LLC The Green Mountain High girls soccer squad got past a scrappy Otter Valley team on Wednesday afternoon in Chester. While GM’s score was low compared to recent outings, most of the game was played at Otter Valley’s end of the field, keeping pressure on its goal keeper. With […]

GM girls blank Windsor for 12th soccer win

GM girls blank Windsor for 12th soccer win

© 2017  Telegraph Publishing LLC The Green Mountain Union High School girls soccer team made its record 12-0 with a 5-0 win against Windsor on Saturday. Junior Paige Karl had a hat trick scoring twice in the first period and a third time in the second. Senior Avery Prescott scored twice. So far this season, […]

GM girls soccer bests Leland & Gray, rises to 11-0

GM girls soccer bests Leland & Gray, rises to 11-0

By Shawn Cunningham © 2017 Telegraph Publishing LLC The Green Mountain girls soccer team extended its undefeated record Wednesday by beating Leland & Grey 5-1 at home. Returning from an injury sustained during the squad’s last game with the Townshend school’s very physical team, junior Paige Karl scored first, with 37:27 remaining in the first […]

Martial Arts Tourney highlights local, regional talent

Martial Arts Tourney highlights local, regional talent

By Layla Burke Hastings ©2017 Telegraph Publishing LLC The 17th annual Vermont Classic Tournament, held Saturday at Green Mountain Union High School, showcased the power of surprise, with a cross-competition open to any of style martial art, age and skill level. The cross-competitions of any style of martial arts, with karate and shaolin spars gave […]

Green Mountain girls notch 10th win, shut out Twin Valley 3-0

Green Mountain girls notch 10th win, shut out Twin Valley 3-0

© 2017 Telegraph Publishing LLC The Green Mountain girls soccer team played away at Twin Valley in Whitingham on Thursday and, for the 10th time in 10 games, came out on top. Junior Emily Barr put up the first score 26 minutes into the first half. Seven minutes into the second half, senior Avery Prescott […]

GM girls blank Bellows Falls 6-0, improve record to 9-0

GM girls blank Bellows Falls 6-0, improve record to 9-0

© Telegraph Publishing LLC With the White sisters accounting for five of six goals, the Green Mountain girls soccer squad put another one in the win column, shutting out Bellows Falls 6-0 on a picture perfect fall afternoon at home Monday. Micah White scored early in the game and went on to score once more […]

In latest win, GM girls soccer team keeps West Rutland at bay 3-1

In latest win, GM girls soccer team keeps West Rutland at bay 3-1

©2017 Telegraph Publishing LLC Despite being down by two starters, the Green Mountain Lady Chieftains soccer team continued its winning streak, beating West Rutland 3-1 in Friday evening action on West Rutland’s home turf. The Chieftains’ Sierra Kehoe opened up the game with a goal with an assist from Noelle Gignoux and 38:40 left in the […]

GM girls win close one at Leland & Gray, now 7-0

GM girls win close one at Leland & Gray, now 7-0

The Green Mountain girls soccer team took its 6-0 record to Townshend last night for a hard fought game and came home with win number seven. Freshman Emma Stover put Leland & Gray on the board early as the Chieftains got off to a slow start. Twenty four seconds into the the second half however […]

Green Mountain girls beat Otter Valley 6-0, extend record to 6-0

Green Mountain girls beat Otter Valley 6-0, extend record to 6-0

© 2017 Telegraph Publishing, LLC The undefeated Green Mountain varsity girls soccer team traveled north to Brandon on Saturday to play the Otter Valley squad. With senior Captain Avery Prescott leading the scoring with two goals, the Green Mountain team was able to take 17 shots on Otter Valley’s goal, scoring five times with another […]

GM girls notch fifth win with shutout of Windsor

GM girls notch fifth win with shutout of Windsor

© 2017 Telegraph Publishing, LLC The Green Mountain girls soccer team continued its undefeated season on Tuesday handing Windsor High School a 4-0 shutout at home in Chester. The Chieftains took 24 shots on goal with Paige Karl scoring three times and Avery Prescott scoring once. Lexi White added an assist. The Green Mountain defense […]

Four players hit holes-in-one at Okemo Golf Club in August

Four players hit holes-in-one at Okemo Golf Club in August

Four golfers made holes-in-one at Okemo Valley Golf Club during August, and their names will be engraved on a plaque that hangs inside the Okemo Valley Golf Club clubhouse to honor those who have done so. Two golfers claimed holes-in-one on Aug. 2. Jack Carmody, of Stuart, Fla., aced the 17th hole. He made the […]

Stingrays swim team places second in state meet

Stingrays swim team places second in state meet

For the second year in a row, the Connecticut River Valley Stingrays Swim Team finished second in Division IV, at the recent Vermont Swim Association State Championship held at the Upper Valley Aquatic Center in White River Junction. The team finished just 30.5 points behind Waterbury Swim Team. “I am so excited for our swim […]

Derry area youths to contend for regional baseball titles

Derry area youths to contend for regional baseball titles

By Shawn Cunningham © 2017 Telegraph Publishing LLC Two Manchester Youth Baseball teams will be heading to Massachusetts this weekend as Vermont state champions. In a tournament earlier this month, the 12-year-olds and under and 10-year-olds and under teams won the right to play in the regional competition of the Cal Ripken Baseball League. The […]