sports

  • Youth dominates a small boys’ hockey roster

    After seven seniors and two juniors left after last year, the Harwood boys’ hockey team will have to bring their young skaters up to speed in order to compete.

    Harwood’s boys’ hockey team made it to the Division

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  • Magill wins Vermont Division II XC championship

    Erin Magill, Moretown, easily outdistanced the field at the Vermont State Division II State Championships held at Thetford Academy on Saturday, October 28. Her 25-second margin of victory also qualified her for the New

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  • Harwood boys’ soccer heads to state championship

    Harwood boys’ soccer is gearing up for a rematch against Lake Region as they head to the Vermont Division II state championship this Saturday having defeated Woodstock 7-0 on November 1.

    Last season, the

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  • Bruins visit Harwood Youth Hockey Association

    The Boston Bruins visited the Ice Center in Waterbury this week on October 30 to visit Harwood Youth Hockey Association (HYHA) players. HYHA was selected as one of 10 New England youth hockey organizations to host a

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  • HU boys’ soccer falls to Stowe

    The Harwood boys’ soccer team lost their first game in exactly a month to Stowe, 2-0.

    On Wednesday, October 18, the Highlanders let up two goals and were unable to find their way onto the score sheet. Wednesday

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  • Harwood golf claims state title

    Harwood boys’ golf season is over and the team proved themselves to be not only the best team in their division but throughout the state.

    On Wednesday, October 11, the Highlanders teed off at Green Mountain

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  • Harwood beats Montpelier on own goal

    Harwood boys’ soccer narrowly defeated Montpelier to improve their record to 3-2 just before entering a tough stretch in their schedule.

    The Highlanders caught a break early on when a Montpelier defender, trying

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  • Harwood boys’ soccer blanks Lamoille

    Harwood boys’ soccer shut out Lamoille for their second win of the season.

    Harwood Union striker Will Lapointe drew two penalty kicks and his teammate, Wyatt Adams, netted them both in to give the Highlanders a

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  • HU girls’ soccer tops Lamoille

    The Harwood girls’ soccer team defeated Lamoille 2-1 in an intense physical match to move them to 4-1 on the season.

    The Harwood Highlanders were able to keep the ball in their attacking side for the majority of

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  • Harwood runners’ hill work pays off in Andorra

    A team of Harwood Union current and former runners plus a Middlebury runner put in peak performances last weekend at the 2017 Youth Skyrunning World Championships in Andorra. Andorra is a principality located in the

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  • Langevin is new Harwood director of athletics

    Chris LangevinChris Langevin is the new director of athletics and activities at Harwood Union. Lisa Atwood, Harwood

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  • HU baseball takes down Montpelier 8-3

    Harwood baseball outlasted Montpelier to take their second win in three games.

    After a slow start to the season, the Highlanders seem to be making some strides. After their 17-0 blowout against Northfield,

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  • HU lacrosse rolls through two wins at home

    Although the week started with a loss to Rice Memorial, the past two days have been swell for the Harwood Union boys’ lacrosse team.

    Although the teams may have been mismatched, the Harwood Highlanders dominated

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  • HU lacrosse falters against Burlington

    Harwood Union (HU) lacrosse was unable to overcome a stroke of penalties in the second half and dropped their second game of the season to Burlington 7-9.

    The Harwood Highlanders were up 5-3 heading into halftime

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  • Softball loses first game on new field

    The Harwood softball team dropped their first game of the season to Randolph.

    Not only was it the first game of the season, but also it was the first softball game to be played on the newly constructed field.

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  • Harwood’s athletic director ends a historic career

    Harwood’s athletic director, Sue Duprat, is retiring after 14 years and she believes that the school is in a great position to hire her replacement.

    Duprat is looking forward to spending time on other aspects of

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  • Harwood wrestlers podium at state tourney

    By Morgan Howes

    Harwood Union middle school and junior varsity wrestlers competed in the state tournament on February 18 at Spaulding High School. All seven Harwood wrestlers were able to place in their

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  • Harwood alpine wins Essex Carnival

    The Harwood alpine team was the overall winner of the Essex Carnival this past weekend, February 3 and 4, at Smuggler's Notch, a two-day event, 2/3 giant slalom (GS) and 2/4 slalom (SL). Harwood had outstanding

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  • Jason Lowell wrestling tournament

    By Morgan Howes

    Last Thursday, February 2, Harwood hosted a quad-meet in which Mount Abe, CVU and St. Johnsbury participated. “This is the first meet we have hosted in about three or four years. It was great to

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  • Mad River lacrosse and soccer reps urge towns to buy Mad River Park rec fields

    The Mad River Valley Recreation District is continuing the conversation to get The Valley to buy the Mad River Park recreation fields.

    On Tuesday, September 13, Logan Cooke of the recreation district gave the

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