April 15th, 2015
MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College women’s lacrosse team coasted past visiting Bates on Saturday, forcing 19 turnovers in an 18-6 win. The Panthers, ranked No. 2 in NCAA Division III, improved to 10-1, 6-1 NESCAC, while the Bobcats dropped to 6-8, 2-7 NESCAC.
The Panthers remain tied with No. 1 Trinity atop the NESCAC standings. Trinity will host the Panthers on Saturday. Middlebury was set to visit third-place and ninth-ranked Hamilton (10-2, 6-2) on Wednesday.
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4/10 MUHS vs. Rutland.......................... 12-7
4/14 MUHS at St. Albans....................... Ppd.
4/11 MUHS vs. Rutland.......................... 13-8
4/13 St. Albans at MUHS....................... Ppd.
MIDDLEBURY — In a Sunday duel of men’s tennis teams ranked in the top 10 in NCAA Division III, No. 6 Middlebury defeated visiting No. 2 Emory, 6-3, on the Proctor tennis courts.
The Panthers, who also defeated NESCAC foes Williams and Tufts last week, ran their winning streak to six, and improved to 14-2. They will host No. 8 Bowdoin on Saturday at 2 p.m.
ADDISON COUNTY — In recent activity in Addison Superior Court, Criminal Division, the following took place:
ADDISON COUNTY — Vermont State Police shut down Route 22A in Addison for a short time on the morning of Wednesday, April 8, after a tractor-trailer overturned.
Troopers at the New Haven barracks received a report at 9:47 that morning that a tractor-trailer had crashed on Route 22A between Gage and Whitford roads in Addison. They found that a white tractor-trailer had overturned on the lawn of a residence, and the driver — identified as Samuel McKinley, 60, of Millmont, Pa. — was not injured.
VERGENNES — After a recent West Main Street traffic stop, Vergennes police ended up arresting one New York resident and citing another on drug charges.
City police said that on Saturday they stopped a car on West Main Street for allegedly traveling 44 mph in a 30 mph zone, and smelled the odor of marijuana when they approached the vehicle. The driver and passenger declined a request to search the car, but police obtained a warrant and said they found 15.5 grams of Ecstasy, 22.5 grams of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury police are investigating a report that a computer had been stolen from an unlocked vehicle in The Centre parking lot off Court Street Extension on April 12.
In other action last week, Middlebury police:
• Assisted Middlebury Regional EMS with a patient who had overdosed on medication at a home on Route 7 North on April 6.
• Investigated a report of some youths smoking at the Mary Hogan Elementary playground on April 6.
WEYBRIDGE — A Middlebury man bicycing with his wife in Weybridge Tuesday evening was struck and killed by a Whiting man who police say was driving under the influence of alcohol.
Police late Wednesday morning identified the bicyclist who was killed as 55-year-old Kelly Boe.