SPORTS

Lakers battle for first win

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Colchester fought its way into the win column last Friday night after a tough 32-21 victory over South Burlington.  After a soggy back-and-forth battle, the Lakers folllowed up a Robbie Davis pick-six with a goalline stand en route to the win.  The Lakers were led by a balanced ground game, racking up 281 total yards…

Cauchon nets two in Johnson debut

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Colchester High School alum Kelsey Cauchon cruised in her debut with Johnson State, netting a pair of goals within an 8-minute stretch to help the Badgers roll to a 9-0 season opener win over Vermont Tech. Cauchon, a former CHS soccer player, scored just 12 minutes into last Friday’s game. She followed that with another…

Golf classic raises $11k

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The Colchester Athletic Booster Association held its 12th annual Golf Classic at Rocky Ridge on August 1. Boosters raised over $11,000 in what organizers say was the biggest event to date. The money will be used to buy uniforms and equipment for all sports, excluding football and hockey, which have their own boosters. The winner…

Fraser fittest man on Earth — again

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Colchester native Mat Fraser was once again named “the fittest man on Earth” after clinching a win at the 2017 men’s Reebok CrossFit Games in what officials called the most dominating performance in history. Held in Madison, Wis. last week, the event marked 27-year-old Fraser’s fourth games appearance and second win in as many years,…