ADDISON COUNTY — In local high school basketball play earlier this week, the Vergennes boys’ dropped their home opener, the Mount Abraham girls lost a road game, and the Middlebury boys came up short on their home court. Other teams were idle.
Harwood pulled away in the late going on Tuesday to cement a 78-62 victory at VUHS in the Commodores’ season opener.
The Highlanders led, 64-60, with 2:30 to go before finishing the game on a 14-2 run. Lucas Baron tossed in 37 points to help Harwood win its opener.