Archive - Sports Article
September 29th, 2015
ORLEANSâ€“The Lake Region Rangers bounced back from a shaky start to get a 6-1 over the Danville Indians. For more, see the Express on 9-30-15.
NEWPORTâ€“The North Country Falcons picked up a 2-1 win in OT against MVU on Monday. For more, see the Express on 9-29-15.
NEWPORTâ€“The North COuntry Falcons ran into a tough Burr and Burton Squad and fell 67-22. For more, see the Express on 9-28-15.
HARDWICKâ€“In a game that the Lake Region Rangers have had circled since the schedules came out the blue and white did not disappoint, as they disposed of the Hazen Wildcats 4-0 with a combination of efficient offense and stellar defense.
For more, see the Express on 9-25-15.
HYDE PARKâ€“ On Tuesday, the North Country cross country team raced at Lamoille in perfect â€śautumnâ€ť conditions even though it was technically the last day of summer.
For the full story, see the Express on 9-24-15.
American Legion, Post #21, Newport, Vt. held their first Annual Horseshoe Tournament at the newly installed Horseshoe Pits located on the Post grounds.
For the full story, see the Express on 9-23-15.
The UCA Crusaders co-ed varsity soccer team earned their first win of the season on Friday afternoon, as they defeated Trinity Baptist 3-0.
For more, see the Express on 9-22-15.
Here is what got me thinking this week.
1. The Montreal Canadiens have a new captain, as Max Pacioretty is the 29th captain in the team's storied history.
And with training camps open, hockey season is right around the corner.
2. When will Rex Ryan learn that it is never a good idea to rile up the Patriots? The Pats took care of Buffalo to move to 2-0 on the year.
But I am sure in Rex's mind, and the rest of the NFL's, they cheated.
NEWPORTâ€“The North Country Falcons girls soccer team hosted the BFA St. Albans Comets on Wednesday afternoon.
With another gorgeous late summer day setting the stage, the Falcons went out gave a less than favorable performance in their coachâ€™s eyes, as they lost 3-1.
For the whole story, see the Express on 9-17-15.
NEWPORTâ€“The North Country Falcons field hockey team welcomed the St. Johnsbury Hilltoppers into town for their second home game of the season.
Under a gorgeous blue sky the Falcons went out and gave it their all, but had to settle for a 1-1 tie on this afternoon.
For the full story, see the Express on 9-16-15.