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WIndsor's Tyson Boudro pitches to a Stevens batter during the Windsor at Stevens Baseball game at Barnes Park in Claremont, N.H., on April 21, 2014. 
The host Cardinals won in five innings, 16-6. Valley News - Sarah Priestap

Local Roundup: Cards Shuffle Windsor

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Claremont — It may still be early in the season, but the Stevens High baseball team is bringing the thunder thus far. Getting comfortable quickly in their home surroundings, the Cardinals exploded for a 16-6 victory in five innings over visiting Windsor on Monday afternoon at Barnes Park. Ryan Tanguay sparked things early with an RBI triple for Stevens. Austin Tenney added two hits and drove in a pair of runs. Junior Tyler Woodman had his first varsity hit, a two-run single. Caleb Beckley also drove in a pair, and Richard Bell put the Cardinals up by 10 in the bottom of the fifth, driving …

Woodstock Boys Tennis Wins Season Opener in Great Indoors

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Woodstock — Spring high school sports all over the Upper Valley have had to make accommodations to get in workouts and games lately, given the late departure of winter. The Woodstock High boys tennis team did its part on Wednesday, dropping its usual best-of-three-sets format for eight-game pro sets in a 7-0 blanking …

Video: Sweet Time; Sugaring at Killam Farm in Barnard

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Steve Killam, of Barnard, has been sugaring on his farm with friends and family for decades, and the Vermont tradition provides a once-a-year setting for everyone to get together. View Valley News staff photographer Will Parson's video of the sugaring process above. ∎ Will Parson can be reached at photo@vnews.com. Follow the Valley News on Twitter @VNewsUV. …

South Royalton Girls Earn Emotional Win

Sunday, December 15, 2013

South Royalton — Prior to yesterday’s girls basketball season opener between Woodstock and South Royalton, attendees recognized Cynthia Fulcher with a moment of silence. During the game, her granddaughter gave Royals fans plenty to cheer about. Hours after …

Wasps Aiming High: After a Year Away, Woodstock Girls Back on the Court

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Woodstock — Woodstock Union High has a football team that can’t lose, but has a girls basketball team that has a grim record, but a hopeful future. The situation is quite alarming. The Wasps, who did not field …

Worrell Is D-III Coach Of the Year

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Nobody asked all that much from Ramsey Worrell this autumn. Just take over the Woodstock High football program from the man who coached it to a boatload of state championships over more than three decades. And keep the Wasps competitive. And near the top of Vermont Division III. …

VIFL Remains As It Is

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

White River Junction — After lengthy discussions about realignment and rescheduling, the member schools of the Vermont Interscholastic Football League voted to do neither in their fall meeting held Monday at Hartford High School. The concern was for …

Rivals Become Teammates at Vt. All-Star Game

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Middlebury, Vt. — After a hard-hitting nail-biter in last weekend’s Vermont Division III state championship game at Rutland High School, several members of the Woodstock and Mill River football teams became teammates literally overnight. Less than 24 hours following the Wasps’ 20-19 overtime win, four Woodstock players and …

Mill River Protest Denied

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Montpelier — The Vermont Principals Association Protest Committee unanimously voted to deny Mill River’s appeal of an earlier VPA decision regarding a Mill River protest of a play that occurred during Woodstock Union High’s 21-20 overtime win in the Vermont Division III championship game on Saturday. According to …

Valley Coaches Earn Honors

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Hartford High boys soccer coach Steve Sass and his Woodstock High counterpart, Tom Avellino, have been selected by their peers as coaches of the year in their respective Marble Valley League divisions. Sass’ Hurricanes won the MVL A …

Extra Special: Overtime Thriller Gives Wasps Third Straight Title

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Rutland — With the Vermont Division III football championship on the line in overtime on Saturday, Woodstock coach Ramsey Worrell wanted sophomore kicker Nikolai Davis to think about anything besides the outcome of the game resting squarely on …

A Perfect Storm

Friday, November 8, 2013

Woodstock — The Woodstock Union High football team’s final practice of the year Friday was confined to the gymnasium because of cold precipitation during the school day that rendered its field a mess. Trying to contain Woodstock rushing …

Woodstock High Hosting 3-on-3 Tourney

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Woodstock — Woodstock Union High athletic director and boys basketball coach Jeff Thomas is welcoming adults and players in grades 7-12 to open their seasons with a three-on-three tournament at the high school on Nov. 14.  Youths will start in their own bracket, but may end up playing an …