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Exuberant coach has Oxbow softball marching onward
06-09-2024 6:01 PM


BRADFORD, Vt. — Chuck Simmons exploded off the white bucket on which he’d been sitting in the entry to the Oxbow High girls softball dugout on Friday.Bounding several steps toward the first-base line, the fourth-year coach raised both hands over his...

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Local Roundup: Oxbow softball advances to championship with decisive win
06-12-2024 3:26 PM

Softball Oxbow 24, BFA-Fairfax 0 Key players: Oxbow — Anastase Bourgeois, Mazie Bourgeois, Brooke Osgood, Hadlee Allen, Braylee Phelps, Faith Eastman Highlights: Anastase Bourgeois struck out 12 to backstop the top-ranked Olympians’ VPA Division III...

Miscues doom O’s baseball
06-05-2024 7:31 PM


BRADFORD, Vt. — A large piece of farm machinery rumbled several hundred yards behind the right-field baseball fence at Oxbow High on Tuesday, upturning the earth and sending clouds of dust drifting in its wake. On the diamond, the Olympians’ hopes for...

Young Oxbow baseball team struggles, but coach still finds joy in teaching the game
05-08-2024 5:02 PM


BRADFORD, Vt. — Oxbow High’s baseball scoreboard remained aglow half an hour after Tuesday’s game with U-32. Not that the Olympians needed a lengthy reminder of the loss or its 22-6 denouement.Oxbow is 1-6 and has been outscored 91-36 this season....

Norwich author and educator sees schools as a reflection of communities
05-03-2024 10:01 PM


By his own account, Ken Cadow was a reluctant student.His father had been a teacher, but went to work at IBM to earn enough to raise a family. Cadow grew up mostly in Rhode Island.“I learned a lot of stuff with my dad in the shop,” Cadow said in a...

Oxbow softball at dynastic, dominant best
05-01-2024 5:01 PM


BRADFORD, Vt. — The exuberant shout emanated from the home dugout Tuesday as Oxbow High entertained Thetford in a VPA Division III softball clash.“Hit it louder!” The hosts certainly did so, orchestrating a virtual cacophony of bat smacks and hand...

2024 Upper Valley high school softball guide
04-19-2024 4:15 PM

When it comes to Upper Valley high school softball, one program stirs the proverbial championship drink.In three years under coach Chuck Simmons, Oxbow High has reeled off 49 wins in 53 games and raced relatively unimpeded to state honors each time....

2024 Upper Valley high school track and field guide
04-17-2024 4:54 PM


As surely as snapping the finish-line tape signifies a winner, the Upper Valley is filled with high school track and field potential this spring.A number of area schools won outdoor titles last year, and some followed that up with indoor successes...

2024 Upper Valley high school baseball guide
04-15-2024 4:21 PM

The arrival of the Upper Valley high school baseball season marks the return of one top-shelf rivalry (Thetford vs. White River Valley, last year’s VPA Division III title-game matchup) along with another roster (Hanover) good enough to hang some...

Durham combines strength, fitness on the trails
04-13-2024 5:01 PM


The Strafford Nordic Ski Center went out of business in December 2022. One of its products, however, is still going strong on the trails.Keelan Durham, a junior at Williams College in Williamstown, Mass., recently earned All-East first team honors...

Hartford boys basketball begins season with postseason aspirations 
12-10-2023 8:34 PM


WHITE RIVER JUNCTION – Season’s beatings from the Hartford High boys basketball team! The Hurricanes inflicted what they hope will be the first in a string of powerful performances Friday, downing Oxbow, 70-18, on the first day of the third annual...

Undefeated Olympians cruise to D-III softball title
06-13-2023 8:59 AM


CASTLETON, Vt. — Chuck Simmons was reluctant to label his Oxbow High softball program a dynasty when the Olympians won their second straight Vermont Division III state championship last spring.After Oxbow completed a perfect season with a third...

Local roundup: Oxbow softball dominates again, title game next
06-07-2023 6:24 PM

BRADFORD, Vt. — The brilliant pitching of Anastase Bourgeois, not to mention an explosive offense, was more than enough to help top-seeded Oxbow softball earn a berth in the VPA Division III state championship game.The Olympians topped fourth-seeded...

Photos: Oxbow unified basketball wins quarterfinal matchup
05-18-2023 10:35 PM

Oxbow softball gets better and better
05-15-2023 9:14 AM


BRADFORD, Vt. — Great programs, even championship programs, can always keep getting better.The University of Oklahoma softball team has won the last two national titles with a combined 115-7 record, but the Sooners have taken it to another level this...

Local roundup: Hartford softball bounces back to split doubleheader with Springfield
05-07-2023 9:01 AM

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION — After suffering a 6-3 loss to visiting Springfield in the first game of Saturday’s doubleheader at Maxfield Sports Complex, the Hartford High softball team came roaring back for an 18-3 victory in the nightcap, scoring 11 runs...

Local roundup: Oshoniyi leads Thetford baseball over Lamoille
05-05-2023 9:45 AM

THETFORD — Xander Oshoniyi drove in four runs on two hits, and on the mound he struck out seven and allowed two hits and one earned run over four innings in the Thetford Academy baseball team’s 9-7 win over Lamoille.Owen Goodrich and Nolan Pepe had...

Local roundup: Hartford girls lacrosse remains perfect with rout of Colchester
05-03-2023 8:05 AM

COLCHESTER, Vt. — The dominant Hartford High girls lacrosse team etched another in the win column on Tuesday afternoon, beating host Colchester by a 17-2 final score.Audrey Rupp had four goals and three assists for the Hurricanes (8-0), who built an...

Local roundup: Oxbow softball remains unbeaten
05-01-2023 9:04 AM

ENOSBURG FALLS, VT — The Oxbow High softball team continued to roll as the top-ranked team in VPA Division III with a 7-0 win over previously unbeaten Enosburg Falls.Pitcher Anastase Bourgeois shut down the Hornets, allowing just two hits and striking...

Local roundup: Offensive outburst leads Hanover girls lacrosse to road win
04-28-2023 8:18 AM

PLAISTOW, N.H. — It was a slow start for the Hanover High girls lacrosse team, which found itself down by four goals early to Timberlane before rallying to lead by five at halftime and going on to win, 19-10.Maggie Higgins had five goals and three...

Local roundup: Thetford baseball upends White River Valley
04-26-2023 6:13 PM

SOUTH ROYALTON — Boone Fahey tossed a gem for the Thetford Academy baseball team on Tuesday, leading the visiting Panthers over White River Valley, 9-2.Fahey went all seven innings for Thetford, striking out 13 while allowing four hits and zero earned...

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