March 16th, 2017
NAPERVILLE, Ill. — Middlebury College 400-meter runner Jimmy Martinez and the men’s distance medley relay team of Nathan Hill, Alex Nichols, James Mulliken and Kevin Serrao earned All-American honors at the 2017 NCAA Division III Indoor Championships, held on Friday and Saturday at North Central College in Naperville, Ill.
During Saturday’s 400-meter championship final, Martinez finished in 49.41, good for sixth overall.
BURLINGTON — To comply with Act 64, Vermont’s water quality bill, all custom manure applicators must become certified in order to apply manure on farms and cropland in the state.
To help them earn their certification, University of Vermont (UVM) Extension will offer training sessions at three locations in February and March. Although free to attend, registration is required by Feb. 10. A light lunch is included.
MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College men’s tennis team opened its spring season with an 8-1 victory on Saturday over visiting NESCAC foe Bates in the Nelson Recreational Center. Middlebury returns to action next Saturday at home against Brandeis at 1:30 p.m. The Panthers started the season ranked No. 3 in NCAA Division III, while Bates stood at No. 26.
MIDDLEBURY — University of Vermont (UVM) Extension in Middlebury and St. Albans will provide ongoing support in 2017 for Vermont farmers as ACAP — the Agronomy and Conservation Assistance Program — continues.
MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College women’s tennis team opened up its spring season with a 9-0 home NESCAC victory on Saturday over Bates in the Nelson Recreational Center. Middlebury returns to action next Saturday at home against Brandeis at 1:30 p.m. The Panthers opened the season ranked No. 3 in NCAA Division III.
MIDDLEBURY — The Girls 19-and-under Tier I Regional Hockey Tournament will be held at the Memorial Sports Center in Middlebury this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The tournament is sponsored by the Vermont State Amateur Hockey Association (VSAHA), in conjunction with the New England District (NED) of USA Hockey (USAH).
This week’s writer is Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy, who was admitted to the Freedom of Information Act Hall Of Fame for his long work in strengthening the law.