With balanced effort, Burr and Burton upsets Rutland
MANCHESTER — Dom DeRita led the Burr and Burton boys basketball team with 15 points as BBA upset Rutland, 48-45 on Tuesday at the E.H. Henry Gym.
Tommy Baker added 14 points as BBA got off to a 17-9 lead after the first quarter.
Eli Paquette led Rutland with nine points, all in the second half.
BBA improves to 5-8 on the season.
Arlington roars past Long Trail
DORSET — Will Moore had 22 points to lead Arlington to a 49-21 win over Long Trail in Division IV boys basketball on Tuesday night.
Jacob Morse added 13 for the Eagles, who improve to 5-8 on the year.
Long Trail's Jeremy Linfield led his team with 10 points.
Rutland gets past BBA
MANCHESTER — Rutland's Rylee Burgess scored 21 points to lead all scorers in a 56-46 win over Burr and Burton in girls basketball on Monday.
Carol Herbert nearly matched Burgess with 20 points, while Grace Pinkus added 12 for BBA.
BBA is 8-4.
Proctor tops Arlington
PROCTOR — The Arlington girls basketball team fell to Proctor, 67-25, on Monday night.
Lyndsey Elms led all scorers with 19 for Proctor and Maddie Flanders added 12.
Schuylar Nolan had 10 points to pace Arlington.
BBA boys fall on the road
MORETOWN — The Burr and Burton boys hockey team dropped a 3-1 decision to Harwood on Saturday.
Burr and Burton shut out
MANCHESTER — The Burr and Burton girls hockey team fell 2-0 to North Country-Lyndon on Saturday at Riley Rink.
NC-LI took the lead in the first period. According to BBA coach Ed Lewicki, the game was very even in shots and penalties.
Lola Herzog had 25 saves for BBA.
Bulldogs fall to Brattleboro
MANCHESTER — A slow start doomed the Burr and Burton boys basketball team in a 59-31 loss to Brattleboro on Friday night.
Greg Fitzgerald led a trio of Brattleboro players in double figures, with 14 points. Charlie Galanes added 11.
Tommy Baker led BBA with 12 points.
BBA looking for boys soccer coaches
MANCHESTER — The Burr and Burton athletic department is looking for boys soccer coaches at both the junior varsity and varsity levels.
In addition to being knowledgeable about the sport and having the ability to teach sport-specific skills, candidates should be able to provide vigorous educational experiences, teach respect for individual differences, demand the highest standards of performance and behavior, foster a mindset of perseverance, and establish a supportive and caring community. The ideal candidate views coaching as an opportunity to help young people develop into healthy adults.
Please send letter of interest, a statement of philosophy, resume, and three letters of recommendation to: Dave Miceli, Director of Athletics, P.O. Box 498, Manchester, VT 05254
MAU coaching positions
BENNINGTON — The Mount Anthony athletic department is looking for coaches, including varsity girls tennis and varsity girls soccer coaches. They are also looking for a middle school softball coach, two middle school baseball coaches, a JV girls lacrosse coach and a middle school boys soccer coach.
Anyone with interest should contact MAU athletic director Ashley Hoyt at 447-1899 or email Ashley.email@example.com with any questions or to submit a letter of interest and coaching resume.
BBA hockey raffle
MANCHESTER — The Burr and Burton boys and girls hockey teams are once again selling cash raffle tickets. These tickets will be drawn on senior night later in the season. Only 500 tickets will be sold.
There are three cash prizes: 3rd place wins $500, 2nd place wins $1,000, and the grand prize is $2,000.
For more information, contact the Burr and Burton hockey teams.
Sage soccer clinic
ALBANY, N.Y. — Join Sage's men's soccer team for their 2020 Boys' Soccer ID Clinic on February 15. The ID Clinic will take place at the Armory at Sage in Albany and will run from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and is open to the first 28 registrants. The cost is $60 per attendee. Registration starts at 3 p.m. in the Armory. The event is open to boys' soccer players graduating in 2020, 2021 and 2022.
For additional questions, please contact Head Sage Men's Soccer Coach Matt Esposito at 203-589-3065 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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