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Originally from Rochester, Vermont, Evan Chadwick is a practicing attorney who lives in Brattleboro with his family. He is a 2007 graduate of Keene State College and currently coaches the boys' varsity basketball team at Bellows Falls Union High School.

GM boys baseball stings Woodstock Wasps 13-3

GM boys baseball stings Woodstock Wasps 13-3

By Evan Chadwick © 2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC If there is one thing that Coach Matt McCarthy is above all else in leading his GM boys baseball team, its being practical with his expectations. He has long focused on his boys doing the little things, which when added together, equate to success on the diamond. […]

Chieftains baseball team loses 3-2 pitching duel to White River

Chieftains baseball team loses 3-2 pitching duel to White River

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC CHESTER In this early portion of the 2022 campaign, the Green Mountain Chieftains baseball team is no stranger to close contests. A close loss to Bellows Falls, followed by three straight wins over Mill River, Proctor and Leland & Gray, the last being of the one-run variety, certainly […]

GM girls softball shuts down Mill River 21-2

GM girls softball shuts down Mill River 21-2

By Evan Chadwick © 2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC The depth of a roster is always tested when X factors come into play. For the Green Mountain girls softball team, this X was vacation, as two starters were still away when Mill River came to Chester on a cold Tuesday night. No worries. GM had an […]

GM boys come up short in 6-4 thriller

GM boys come up short in 6-4 thriller

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC BELLOWS FALLS There are wins on the scoreboard and, especially in early season play, there are wins by gaining experience. Although Coach Matthew McCarthy’s Green Mountain baseball team was on the short end of a thrilling 6-4 contest with Bellows Falls on a pleasant Saturday afternoon, you wouldn’t […]

GM girls softball preview: '...enjoy the game while taking it seriously'

GM girls softball preview: ‘…enjoy the game while taking it seriously’

By Evan Chadwick © 2022 Telegraph Publishing On the heels of a 10-6 2021 season and a trip to the quarterfinals, the Green Mountain Softball team enters the 2022 campaign with a solid core of players returning, along with several newcomers who will be called upon to fill the significant holes left by the class […]

GM boys baseball preview: 'We want the ‘ship'

GM boys baseball preview: ‘We want the ‘ship’

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC CHESTER Baseball is about fundamentals, an exercise in perfecting the minor details in an effort to maximize your overall efficiency. When asked about what the Green Mountain baseball team’s goals were for the year, senior Chase Swisher was as efficient as it gets. “We want the ‘ship,” said […]

GM basketball coaches praise this year's teams, expect lessons learned to spill into next season

GM basketball coaches praise this year’s teams, expect lessons learned to spill into next season

By Evan Chadwick © 2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC For all who experience the highs and lows of a high school basketball season, the end can be abrupt, leaving the athletes, coaches and fans adrift as to what they can do to fill the cold dark nights that for more than four months have been spent […]

Chieftains advance to quarterfinals with 10-point win over Peoples

Chieftains advance to quarterfinals with 10-point win over Peoples

By Evan Chadwick © 2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC Fueled by an 18-8 first quarter surge, the Chieftains boys basketball team fought off a late Peoples Academy charge and took a hard fought 58-48 victory over the Wolves in first round playoff action on Tuesday night in Chester. “We are tough when we hit shots early,” […]

'Confident' GM boys capture 8 seed in win streak, face Peoples tonight in Chester

‘Confident’ GM boys capture 8 seed in win streak, face Peoples tonight in Chester

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC Winners of their last three games, the Green Mountain boys basketball team appears to be peaking at just the right time. As a result of their recent win streak, Coach Brian Rapanotti’s squad has captured the 8 Seed in the upcoming Division 3 boys basketball tournament and will […]

GM boys keep Mill River at bay for 10th win

GM boys keep Mill River at bay for 10th win

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC The gauge of a good team is one that does not let their opponent back into a contest after they have taken a substantial lead. On Saturday in Chester, the Green Mountain boys basketball team did just that, expanding a lead they took early, and maintaining it throughout […]

Despite loss to WRV, Cummings and Tyrrell end GM b-ball run with grit and pride

Despite loss to WRV, Cummings and Tyrrell end GM b-ball run with grit and pride

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC On a night full of fond farewells to Kim Cummings and Grace Tyrrell, the two seniors on the Green Mountain girls basketball team, the Chieftains worked it to the very end. They led for much of the first half and hung on within one possession until midway through […]

Lights go out on GM boys' charge

Lights go out on GM boys’ charge Blackout halts game after three quarters

By Evan Chadwick © 2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC With momentum swinging firmly in their favor after closing an eight point halftime lead to one at the end of the third, the Green Mountain boys basketball team looked poised to make a run at their tenth win of the season hosting White River Valley on Thursday […]

GM girls come out strong but fail to snag win against Rivendell

GM girls come out strong but fail to snag win against Rivendell

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC For three quarters, the Green Mountain girls basketball team looked firmly in control, ready to grab their elusive fifth win to earn a spot in the upcoming Division 3 playoffs, leading by double digits for most of the first 24 minutes and entering the fourth quarter up by […]

GM boys drop road contest to Rebels 46-45

GM boys drop road contest to Rebels 46-45

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC Boys’ varsity Coach Brian Rapanotti minced no words when commenting about his team’s 46-45 loss to Leland & Gray in the annual Leland & Gray Hoops for Hope game on Saturday in Townshend. “They (L&G) wanted it more.”  The Chieftains led for much of the contest, and […]

GM girls' offense stalls in 41-29 loss to Rebels

GM girls’ offense stalls in 41-29 loss to Rebels

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC The iron unkind,” a phrase linked to offensive struggles, bit the Green Mountain girls basketball team, leading to a 41-29 loss to the Rebels of Leland & Gray in Townshend on Friday evening.  “​​We struggled badly offensively,” said Coach Jeff Buffum. “We couldn’t get a shot to […]

Driving till the very end, GM boys lose by 2 to Rivendell

Driving till the very end, GM boys lose by 2 to Rivendell

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC Basketball can be brutal. At times, an inch here or there can make all the difference between a thrilling victory or a crushing defeat. The Green Mountain boys basketball team endured such a result on Thursday night when, trailing by 2 with just seconds remaining, Brendan Rose’s 3-point […]

GM boys earn Rapanotti 100th win in trounce of Cosmos

GM boys earn Rapanotti 100th win in trounce of Cosmos

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC SPRINGFIELD Any team that has played the Green Mountain Chieftains knows that they can light it up from beyond the arc. The GM boys 3-point shooting was on full display in their Saturday night matchup with the Springfield Cosmos, hitting 11 on the evening en route to an […]

GM girls power past Division 2 Cosmos

GM girls power past Division 2 Cosmos

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC SPRINGFIELD On paper, the GM girls basketball matchup with Division 2 Springfield Saturday afternoon looked like it was going to be a difficult climb for Coach Jeffrey Buffum’s squad. Despite the monumental task of beating a team that is considered to be in the mix for a state […]

Turnovers riddle GM girls in loss to Leland & Gray Rebels

Turnovers riddle GM girls in loss to Leland & Gray Rebels

By Evan Chadwick ©2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC Turnovers: The ugliest word in basketball showed its face in Chester early and often for the Green Mountain girls basketball team in their Tuesday matchup with the Leland & Gray Rebels. In the end, despite making several runs, the Chieftains could simply not overcome their unforced errors that […]

GM boys repel Rebels in a blistering first-quarter

GM boys repel Rebels in a blistering first-quarter

By Evan Chadwick © 2022 Telegraph Publishing LLC Scoring 27 points in the first quarter, including five three-pointers, the Green Mountain boys basketball squad continued their recent hot streak, winning their third straight on Monday night with a 65-41 victory over the Leland & Gray Rebels at home in Chester. Everett Mosher got the offense […]