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Lakers wrap up season

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Colchester girls and boys cross-country teams took took eighth and ninth, respectively, at the Vermont state championships held at Thetford Academy last Saturday. The girls, led by sophomore Myla Jacobs, who finished in 14th overall, ran the course with a combined score of 190. Savannah Tebeau-Sherry joined Jacobs in the top 20, finishing 19th. Shyanne…

Medics take on national competition

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Τwo Vermont National Guard medics traveled to Fort Sam Houston, Texas last month to take part in the highly competitive U.S. Army Best Medic Competition. Sgt. 1st Class Hubert Severin and Staff Sgt. Andreas Bond-Webster joined 31 other medic teams stationed around the world, including Korea, Germany and Hawaii, for the annual three-day event hosted…

Woman nets charges for lewdness, assault

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A Colchester woman is denying charges stemming from a Halloween party at her residence, during which police say she allowed underage drinking before forcefully touching three victims, including one minor. Tanya Snyder, 43, pleaded not guilty to all eight charges during her arraignment at Chittenden Superior Court – Criminal Division on November 1. The charges include…

Student accused of aggravated assault

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A St. Michael’s College student is facing a felony charge of aggravated assault after police say he broke another student’s jaw during an altercation on October 29, according to court records. The incident began between shortly after 12:30 a.m. in an area of upperclassmen student housing. Police say that’s when Colin Cronin, 21, of North…

One more win and you’re in

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Colchester girls soccer team is one win away from advancing to its first state title game in six years. After cruising past North Country and fending off Mt. Mansfield last week, the No. 2-seeded Lakers take on sixth-ranked St. Johnsbury on Wednesday in a game that concluded after The Sun went to print. For the…

Lakers end season with Hartford loss

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After closing out the season strong with wins againt South Burlington and BFA-St. Albans, the Colchester football squad couldn’t contain top-seeded Hartford, who rolled to an 48-6 victory over the Lakers. Colchester struggled from the start, allowing the 8-1 Hurricanes to amass a 33-0 lead by halftime. The Lakers managed to tack a score on…