Colin Flanders

Lakers snag another win


Colchester varsity field hockey picked up its second win of the season on Monday, holding on for a tight 1-0 win over Mt. Mansfield. Meg Lehouiller scored with 13 minutes to go in the second half for the Lakers, giving them their second win of the fall, their most in a single season since 2011.…

JV girls soccer kicks into gear


The JV girls soccer squad cruised to its fourth win of the season, tallying seven goals while shutting out host St. Johnsbury on September 29. The Lakers then faced Essex on Wednesday to snag a 1-0 win. The team travels to Burlington on Saturday. Photos by Colin Flanders.

Welch extols FAFSA improvements


College-bound Vermonters leave millions on the table each year by not filling out federal forms for student aid. That was the message delivered by Scott Giles, president and CEO of Vermont Student Assistance Corporation, who joined Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vt.) and Vermont’s education leadership to highlight ways to match money with more college hopefuls at…