Warning: Table './addison_drupal/cache_page' is marked as crashed and should be repaired query: SELECT data, created, headers, expire, serialized FROM cache_page WHERE cid = 'http://addisonindependent.com/taxonomy/term/1232/all/feed' in /home/addison/public_html/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 135

Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/addison/public_html/includes/database.mysql.inc:135) in /home/addison/public_html/includes/bootstrap.inc on line 729

Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/addison/public_html/includes/database.mysql.inc:135) in /home/addison/public_html/includes/bootstrap.inc on line 730

Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/addison/public_html/includes/database.mysql.inc:135) in /home/addison/public_html/includes/bootstrap.inc on line 731

Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/addison/public_html/includes/database.mysql.inc:135) in /home/addison/public_html/includes/bootstrap.inc on line 732
girls&#039; basketball http://addisonindependent.com/taxonomy/term/1232/all en Local girls' hoop squards winless in rough week http://addisonindependent.com/201312local-girls-hoop-squards-winless-rough-week <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Addison Independent </div> </div> </div> <p> <span style="line-height: 20.799999237060547px;">ADDISON COUNTY &mdash; All four local union high school girls basketball teams found tough sledding in games played late last week.</span></p> <p> <strong>EAGLES</strong></p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/20753">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201312local-girls-hoop-squards-winless-rough-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball Sun, 22 Dec 2013 19:22:48 +0000 Addison Independent 20753 at http://addisonindependent.com VUHS girls' basketball needs OT to tame the Tigers http://addisonindependent.com/201303vuhs-girls-basketball-needs-ot-tame-tigers-0 <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-15720" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201303vuhs-girls-basketball-needs-ot-tame-tigers-0"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/bballcolor1581_0.thumbnail.jpg" alt="bballcolor1581.jpg" title="bballcolor1581.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> COMMODORE BREANNA LAPAN and Tiger Olivia Carpenter chase down a loose ball during last Thursday’s game in Middlebury. Vergennes won the game in overtime, 42-38. Independent photo/Trent Campbell </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Andy Kirkaldy </div> </div> </div> <p> MIDDLEBURY &mdash; In Middlebury on Thursday, the Vergennes and Middlebury union high school girls&rsquo; basketball teams went into overtime for the second time this winter.</p> <p> This time, the 4-16 Commodores made the key plays: After losing a lead in the final minute of regulation they had held for the entire second half, VUHS responded with the tying basket 15 seconds later and then dominated the extra session to win, 42-38.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/15721">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201303vuhs-girls-basketball-needs-ot-tame-tigers-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball MUHS VUHS Mon, 04 Mar 2013 15:40:45 +0000 xian 15721 at http://addisonindependent.com VUHS girls' basketball needs OT to tame the Tigers http://addisonindependent.com/201303vuhs-girls-basketball-needs-ot-tame-tigers <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-15718" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201303vuhs-girls-basketball-needs-ot-tame-tigers"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/bballcolor1581.thumbnail.jpg" alt="bballcolor1581.jpg" title="bballcolor1581.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> COMMODORE BREANNA LAPAN and Tiger Olivia Carpenter chase down a loose ball during last Thursday’s game in Middlebury. Vergennes won the game in overtime, 42-38. Independent photo/Trent Campbell </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Andy Kirkaldy </div> </div> </div> <p> MIDDLEBURY &mdash; In Middlebury on Thursday, the Vergennes and Middlebury union high school girls&rsquo; basketball teams went into overtime for the second time this winter.</p> <p> This time, the 4-16 Commodores made the key plays: After losing a lead in the final minute of regulation they had held for the entire second half, VUHS responded with the tying basket 15 seconds later and then dominated the extra session to win, 42-38.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/15719">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201303vuhs-girls-basketball-needs-ot-tame-tigers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball MUHS VUHS Mon, 04 Mar 2013 15:40:35 +0000 xian 15719 at http://addisonindependent.com Girls' basketball wrap: Eagle girls clinch top seed http://addisonindependent.com/201302girls-basketball-wrap-eagle-girls-clinch-top-seed <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Andy Kirkaldy </div> </div> </div> <p> ADDISON COUNTY &mdash; In local high school girls&rsquo; basketball play earlier this week, Mount Abraham clinched the top seed for the Division II playoffs, Middlebury split a pair of games, and Vergennes and Otter Valley came up short.</p> <p> The teams will play their final games of the regular season later this week, and the Vermont Principals&rsquo; Association will release pairings on Monday morning.</p> <p> EAGLES CLINCH</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/15668">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201302girls-basketball-wrap-eagle-girls-clinch-top-seed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball MAUHS Thu, 28 Feb 2013 16:24:45 +0000 15668 at http://addisonindependent.com Eagle girls' basketball tunes up for tourney http://addisonindependent.com/201302eagle-girls-basketball-tunes-tourney <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-15431" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201302eagle-girls-basketball-tunes-tourney"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/bballgirls146.thumbnail.jpg" alt="bballgirls146.jpg" title="bballgirls146.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> MOUNT ABRAHAM UNION High School senior guard Chelsea Rublee dribbles out of trouble during Monday’s game against Missisquoi. Photo by Mark Bouvier </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-bylinetaxo"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Andy Kirkaldy </div> </div> </div> <p> BRISTOL &mdash; Like most nights for the Mount Abraham Union High School girls&rsquo; basketball team, Monday lacked drama: The Eagles rolled to a 25-2 second-quarter lead over visiting Missisquoi and coasted to a 54-12 win over the 1-14 T-Birds.</p> <p> That&rsquo;s the way it&rsquo;s been in most of the 15-1 Eagles&rsquo; games: They have won 10 of their 15 games by 20 points or more, and 14 by at least 12. Otter Valley is the exception &mdash; OV came within 46-38 back on Dec. 19.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/15427">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201302eagle-girls-basketball-tunes-tourney" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball MAUHS Thu, 14 Feb 2013 16:29:07 +0000 15427 at http://addisonindependent.com MUHS girls’ softball, basketball teams move down to D-II http://addisonindependent.com/201212muhs-girls%E2%80%99-softball-basketball-teams-move-down-d-ii <p> ADDISON COUNTY &mdash; Starting in the fall of 2013 and running for two academic years, the Middlebury Union High School softball and girls&rsquo; basketball and soccer teams will return to Division II, according to recent Vermont Principals&rsquo; Association decisions.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/14515">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201212muhs-girls%E2%80%99-softball-basketball-teams-move-down-d-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball MUHS softball Mon, 10 Dec 2012 16:55:33 +0000 Andy Kirkaldy 14515 at http://addisonindependent.com Former Tiger standout returns to coach girls' hoop team http://addisonindependent.com/201211former-tiger-standout-returns-coach-girls-hoop-team <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-14029" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201211former-tiger-standout-returns-coach-girls-hoop-team"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/marynienow8049.thumbnail.jpg" alt="marynienow8049.jpg" title="marynienow8049.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> MARY NIENOW </div> </div> </div> <p> MIDDLEBURY &mdash; A member of the 2004 Division I championship Middlebury Union High School girls&rsquo; basketball team has been hired as the new head coach of the program.</p> <p> Mary Nienow, a 2005 MUHS and 2009 Castleton State College graduate who scored 1,000 points for the Spartan women&rsquo;s hoop team, is taking over from MUHS chemistry teacher Cindy Atkins.</p> <p> This past winter, Nienow assisted Atkins, who was Nienow&rsquo;s coach for three years at MUHS.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/14030">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201211former-tiger-standout-returns-coach-girls-hoop-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball MUHS Thu, 08 Nov 2012 15:29:30 +0000 Andy Kirkaldy 14030 at http://addisonindependent.com OV athletic director to coach girls' basketball http://addisonindependent.com/201211ov-athletic-director-coach-girls-basketball <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-14027" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201211ov-athletic-director-coach-girls-basketball"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/OV Steve Keith.thumbnail.jpg" alt="OV Steve Keith.jpg" title="OV Steve Keith.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> STEVE KEITH </div> </div> </div> <p> BRANDON &mdash; New Otter Valley Union Activities Director Steven Keith will be doing double duty this winter: He was chosen in late October as the school&rsquo;s new girls&rsquo; basketball coach.</p> <p> Keith, a 2003 OVUHS graduate, has basketball coaching experience: He has run camps at OV and in Massachusetts; coached AAU basketball, including U-15 girls&rsquo; teams; and assisted at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.</p> <p> OV Co-Principal Jim Avery said he hopes Keith will be a long-term answer for a program that has seen some turnover at the coaching position.</p> <div class="premium-message"><p> The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.</p> <p> Are you an online subscriber? <a href="/user">Click to login</a>. <a href="/onlinesubscribe"> </a></p> <p> <a href="/onlinesubscribe">Click here</a> to learn more about our online subscription options. If you have a print subscription, <a href="/onlinesubscribe">click</a> to add online access for only $10/year</p> </div><h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/14028">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201211ov-athletic-director-coach-girls-basketball" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball OVUHS Thu, 08 Nov 2012 15:28:12 +0000 Andy Kirkaldy 14028 at http://addisonindependent.com Eagle sophomore leads Independent team http://addisonindependent.com/201203eagle-sophomore-leads-independent-team <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-11290" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201203eagle-sophomore-leads-independent-team"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/actionfay3513.thumbnail.jpg" alt="actionfay3513.jpg" title="actionfay3513.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> MOUNT ABRAHAM UNION High School sophomore Ashlie Fay is the 2012 Addison Independent High School Girls’ Basketball Player of the Year. Independent file photo/Trent Campbell </div> </div> </div> <p> ADDISON COUNTY &mdash; A deep and disciplined Mount Abraham Union High School group enjoyed the best season among local girls&rsquo; basketball teams, earning the top seed in Division II and reaching the final in Barre.</p> <p> While the hard-working Eagles had many contributors, one stood out for her across-the-board efforts &mdash; sophomore Ashlie Fay, the 2012 <em>Addison Independent </em>Player of the Year.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/11291">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201203eagle-sophomore-leads-independent-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports all-stars girls' basketball Thu, 29 Mar 2012 16:14:37 +0000 Andy Kirkaldy 11291 at http://addisonindependent.com Eagles surrender championship to Hurricanes http://addisonindependent.com/201203eagles-surrender-championship-hurricanes <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-11179" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201203eagles-surrender-championship-hurricanes"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/Bball5094.thumbnail.jpg" alt="Bball5094.jpg" title="Bball5094.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> EAGLE SENIOR CASEY Ogden keeps a rebound out of the hands of Hartford’s Clara Leister during the Division II state championship game in Barre Saturday afternoon. Independent photo/Trent Campbell </div> </div> </div> <p> BARRE &mdash; After watching the No. 2 Hartford Hurricanes knock off her top-seeded Mount Abraham Union High School girls&rsquo; basketball team in Saturday&rsquo;s Division II final, 48-35, in the Barre Auditorium, Eagle Coach Connie LaRose summed up her impression of the winners.</p> <p> &ldquo;They are big. They are tough,&rdquo; she said.</p> <p> Led by six-foot-one-inch senior center Sara Illingworth&rsquo;s 13 points and 17 rebounds, the 19-5 Hurricanes &mdash; with three other starters listed at five-foot-ten &mdash; had just outrebounded the Eagles by 46-23.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/11180">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201203eagles-surrender-championship-hurricanes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball Mt. Abe Mon, 19 Mar 2012 19:31:17 +0000 Andy Kirkaldy 11180 at http://addisonindependent.com Eagles reach D-II final by outlasting Lyndon http://addisonindependent.com/201203eagles-reach-d-ii-final-outlasting-lyndon <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-11158" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201203eagles-reach-d-ii-final-outlasting-lyndon"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/Bball4443a.thumbnail.jpg" alt="Bball4443a.jpg" title="Bball4443a.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> EAGLE JUNIOR JESSIE Martin plays tough defense against Mill River last Friday night in Bristol. Mount Abraham won the Division II quarterfinal game, 42-30, and went on to win Monday’s semifinal against Lyndon Institute, 47-42. The Eagles will play for the state championship on Saturday in Barre. Photo by Mark Bouvier </div> </div> </div> <p> BARRE &mdash; For the second straight year and the third time in six seasons, the Mount Abraham Union High School girls&rsquo; basketball team is going to the Division II final at the Barre Auditorium.</p> <p> The top-seeded, 19-3 Eagles earned that berth in a Monday night semifinal by outscoring No. 5 Lyndon in a dramatic fourth quarter, 19-16, in a 47-42 victory.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/11147">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201203eagles-reach-d-ii-final-outlasting-lyndon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball Mt. Abe Thu, 15 Mar 2012 17:12:15 +0000 Andy Kirkaldy 11147 at http://addisonindependent.com Tiger surge stuns eagles http://addisonindependent.com/201202tiger-surge-stuns-eagles <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-10844" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201202tiger-surge-stuns-eagles"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/bball7599.thumbnail.jpg" alt="bball7599.jpg" title="bball7599.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> MIDDLEBURY UNION HIGH School senior Chrissy Ritter leads a break out of the Tiger zone during Tuesday night’s game against Mount Abraham. Middlebury won the game, 37-28. Independent photo/Trent Campbell </div> </div> </div> <p> MIDDLEBURY &mdash; This winter the Middlebury Union High School girls&rsquo; basketball team has struggled to score, and Tuesday&rsquo;s first half against visiting Mount Abraham looked like more of the same &mdash; the Tigers trailed at the half, 20-11.</p> <p> Then their shots started to fall. And those launched by the Eagles did not: Mount Abe managed only five free throws between 2:00 of the second quarter and 5:45 of the fourth.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/10843">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201202tiger-surge-stuns-eagles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball Mt. Abe MUHS Thu, 16 Feb 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Andy Kirkaldy 10843 at http://addisonindependent.com Eagle girls soar over Commodores http://addisonindependent.com/201201eagle-girls-soar-over-commodores <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-10657" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201201eagle-girls-soar-over-commodores"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/bball3515.thumbnail.jpg" alt="bball3515.jpg" title="bball3515.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> EAGLE SOPHOMORE ASHLEY Fay charges toward the basket during Friday night’s game against Vergennes. Mount Abraham won the game, 44-18. Independent photo/Trent Campbell </div> </div> </div> <p> BRISTOL &ndash; The Mount Abraham Union High School girls&rsquo; basketball team started fast against visiting Vergennes on Friday and coasted to a 44-18 victory, which pushed the Eagles to 10-1 just past their season&rsquo;s midpoint.</p> <p> Six Eagles, including all five starters, scored in the opening quarter and their press forced 11 VUHS turnovers as they took an 18-5 lead after one.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/10647">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201201eagle-girls-soar-over-commodores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball Mt. Abe VUHS Mon, 30 Jan 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Andy Kirkaldy 10647 at http://addisonindependent.com Rival Eagles nip Tigers by two http://addisonindependent.com/201201rival-eagles-nip-tigers-two <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-10585" style="width: 156px;"><a href="/201201rival-eagles-nip-tigers-two"><img src="http://addisonindependent.com/files/images/bball1116.thumbnail.jpg" alt="bball1116.jpg" title="bball1116.jpg" class="image image-thumbnail " width="156" height="100" /></a></div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cutline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> MOUNT ABRAHAM UNION High School senior Sara Sayles draws four Middlebury defenders as she drives the lane Saturday. The Eagles won the game, 43-41. Independent photo/Trent Campbell </div> </div> </div> <p> BRISTOL &mdash; Both girls&rsquo; basketball teams had positives to take away from Saturday&rsquo;s game at Mount Abraham Union High School, where the host Eagles held off a Middlebury rally for a 43-41 victory.</p> <p> Mount Abe coach Connie LaRose saw her team pull out a tough game with major contributions from sophomores Ashlie Fay and Meghan Livingston, who combined to score 21 of the Eagles&rsquo; final 23 points, and clutch free-throw shooting &mdash; Mount Abe sank its final 11 free throws.</p> <h4 class="meta2"> <a href="/?q=node/10574">full story</a></h4> <p><a href="http://addisonindependent.com/201201rival-eagles-nip-tigers-two" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports girls' basketball Mt. Abe MUHS Mon, 23 Jan 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Andy Kirkaldy 10574 at http://addisonindependent.com