Castleton’s Simon Davis Jr. follows the block of lineman Joseph Saraiva (79) during Saturday’s opener against Plymouth State University, played in Dave Wolk Stadium at Castleton University.

Springfield midfielder Mycah White cuts Mill River’s Kelsey Sheehe off as she heads for the goal during Tuesday afternoon’s match up on Gurney Field. The Cosmos came out on top in the match up, 4-1.

Hartford’s Charled Scribner (26) and Rutland’s Braeden Carleton (7) battled for possesion of the ball during Saturday’s game. The game was played at Alumni Field in Rutland. The Hurricanes won 1-0.

Hartford’s Charles Scribner (26)) looks to push the ball upfield during Saturday’s game against Rutland High. The game was played at Alumni Field in Rutland. The Hurricanes won 1-0.

Rutland’s Luc Vitagliano, left, gets the out against Bennington’s Owen King at home during an American Legion baseball game last week at St. Peter’s Field in Rutland.

Lakes Region’s Dylan Lee (1) is barely out at first during the first game of a doubleheader Saturday at Castleton University. Playing first for Post 5 is Hunter Beebe.

Lakes Region pitcher Parker Morse in relief of starter Nate Bathalon during the first game of a doubleheader Saturday at Castleton University.

Lakes Region’s Aubrey Ramey dives safely back into first during the opening game of a doubleheader Saturday at Castleton University. Hunter Beebe is the first baseman for Post 5.

Photo by Albert J. Marro West Rutland’s Kiera Pipeling (9) steals seconf base during the D-IV Vermont State l Championship Saturday in a game against Blue Mountain Union High School. The Golden Hordr scored 12 runs in the bottom of the sixth enroute to a 19-9 victory. Mika White takes the th…

Otter Valley’s Mia Politano, left, tags out Mount Abraham’s Sam Rathbun, center, in a rundown as she dives back into second base during the Division II finals Friday afternoon at Castleton University.

Rutland's Rylee Burgess, center, fights her way through Brattleboro's Grace Szpila, left, and Lucy Szpila on her way to scoring a goal during the varsity playoff game on Alumni Field in Rutland Friday night.

Mill River varsity softball coach Mary Colvin gives McKenna Ludden a pat on the back as she rounds third after hitting a home run during the game against Springfield Friday afternoon.

Proctor’s Hunter Manfredi, right, runs to first as first baseman Keaton Wright-Chapman makes the scoop for the out during Saturday’s game against Mount St. Joseph at St. Peter’s Field in Rutland. See story on page B2.

Rutland’s Jenna Sunderland (3) looks to pass the ball over Mount Mansfield defender Allison Charland (3) during Friday’s lacrosse game at Alumni Field in Rutland.

Rutland’s Elise Magro (9) looks to pass the ball upfield during Friday’s lacrosse game against Mount Mansfield, played at Alumni Field in Rutland.

Black River catcher Kassie Niklasson dives across the plate to catch and errant pitch during Thursday’s softball game against MSJ. The game was played at St. Peter’s Field in Rutland.

Otter Valley’s Patrick McKeighan tosses up a ball to second baseman Kollin Bissette, right, scoring an out during Friday’s varsity baseball game against Mill River in Clarendon.

Heith Mason drives down unguarded for a lay up during the fourth quarter of the varsity playoff game against Richford in the Devils Den in Poultney Wednesday night.

Poultney’s Caden Capman, left, gets airborne in the center lane as he goes for two as Richford’s Colby Coons, right tries to get a hand in from behind during the varsity playoff game at the Devil’s Den in Poultney Wednesday night.

Harwood’s Will Lapointe, left, drives into Mill River’s Aidan Botti, right, during Tuesday’s varsity game at the Dean Houghton Memorial Gym in Clarendon.

Mill River’s Tyler Shelvey, right, drives down the center lane against Harwood defender Charlie Zschau during Tuesday’s varsity game at the Dean Houghton Memorial Gym in Clar

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