Local Round-up

LRU 59, Winooski 36ORLEANS–Alex Beauregard had a game-high sixteen points and Shaquille Urie added eleven as the Lake Region Rangers rolled past the Winooski Spartans 59-36 on Monday evening.Things were relatively close early, as the Rangers put up thirteen points in each of the first two quarters, compared to 9 and 8 by the Spartans.The third quarter saw the game shift completely over to Lake Region when they took off, outscoring Winooski 17-2 in the period.Beaugard had six of his sixteen in the third, while Urie was behind him with four.Sixteen more points for the Rangers in the fourth sealed the deal as the team stays undefeated at 7-0 while Winooski drops below .500 at 3-4.Lake Region's next challenge will come this Saturday when they host Enosburg in a rematch from the Lamoille Tournament Championship game where the Rangers won 50-45.Game time is at 2:30.Nordic SkiingBURKE–It was a great day for the Falcon Nordic skiers on Monday, as the girls took home a first place finish, and the boys a second.The race started out with the JV racers, and North Country shined their as well, with Parker LaCourse coming in second and Fred Petzoldt third.Beka Young was fourth for the JV girls.In the varsity races, starting with the boys, Brian DeLaBruere was the first one home in fourth places, followed by Sam Brunnette in 11th, Dan Decelles in 12th, Alex Charboneau in 13th, and rounding out the top five was Brad Dopp.Haley Jo Tetreault led the girls across the line with her 3rd place finish. Jade Dandurand was 7th, Laura Smith 12th, and Brianna Grimm 15th.Next up is a Classic at Stowe on Friday.College BasketballLYNDON CENTER–Donna Lawson, a senior forward on the Lyndon women’s basketball team, has been named to the New England Women’s Basketball Association Honor Roll for the period beginning Dec. 10, 2012 and ending Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013.During that period, Lawson amassed 61 points, 27 rebounds, eight steals, eight blocked shots and three assists. She had 15 points nine rebounds, two assists, one steal and four blocked shots in a 61-50 win over Plymouth State on Saturday, Dec, 15 before posting 13 points, seven rebounds, four steals, two assists and two blocks in a the loss to the College of St. Joseph on Tuesday. Friday, she collected 26 points, 12 rebounds, three blocks, two steals and one assist in the 64-56 win over Thomas and capped the week with 22 points, eight rebounds, three blocked shots and two steals in a 65-57setback to the University of Maine at Farmington.