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JV girls soccer kicks into gear

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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.

Get out to enjoy fall recreation

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The Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation along with the Green Mountain Club encourage Vermonters to get out and enjoy foliage season. As the leaves start to turn and the air grows cooler, hikers are expected to hit the trails in great numbers. Peak foliage season means many people want to get outside. “We…

Lakers fall to Essex in midseason clash

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Colchester stayed tight with Essex before allowing a goal minutes into the second half on Monday night at Colchester High School. The Lakers moved to 3-3-1 on the season and traveled to South Burlington for a game Wednesday that concluded after The Sun went to print. Photos by Kyle St. Peter.

Lakers blank Yellowjackets, 3-0

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Madison Finelli used her speed to net a big goal 13 minutes into the second half and added another breakaway tally later in the half to help Colchester earn a 3-0 victory September 13 over Milton. The Lakers (3-0) jumped in front six minutes into the match when Ava Hayes finished off an assist from…

Colchester connection

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The St. Michael’s College women’s tennis team picked up its first conference win of the season in dramatic fashion, rallying from a 2-3 deficit to take the final four matches and down visiting St. Anselm College 6-3 on September 7. Along with starting conference play on a high note, the match carried added significance for…

Lakers look forward

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Field hockey The varsity field hockey team has struggled early on, dropping its first two contests to start the year. The Lakers have only allowed two goals in each game, however, and look to pick  up their first win on Tuesday against CVU. They’ll then host Rice for a Saturday showdown at Colchester High school.…