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Badger Briefs

JSC Athletics

February 8, 2018


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Women’s basketball holds on for 70-65 win over Thomas College JOHNSON, Vt. – The Johnson State College women's basketball team defeated Thomas College 70-65 in a North Atlantic Conference (NAC) game on Friday evening at Carter Gym. The Badgers improve to 3-16 (2-11 NAC) on the season while t...

The Pat-Down

The Pat-Down

Patrick Bell

February 8, 2018


Filed under Columns, Sports

Entering into the NHL All-Star break, the young and talented Boston Bruins are taking the rest of the league by storm and becoming one of the top contenders for the Stanley Cup. Their record currently stands at 29-10-8 with a grand total of 66 points, placing them in second in the Atlantic Division and...

Big air comes to Winter Olympics

Big air comes to Winter Olympics

Madison Doucette

February 8, 2018


Filed under Sports

The 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang will soon be underway. Starting on Feb. 9, the 16-day event features a variety of winter sports including snowboarding, skiing, ice skating, curling, luging and much more. This year, newly added events include mixed doubles in Curling, a mass start in...

Tomfoolery

Tomfoolery

Tom O'Leary

December 13, 2017


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As the 2017 National Football League (NFL) season enters its final month, the ever-shifting playoff picture has begun to solidify. For those of you who tend to follow professional football peripherally, the NFL is divided into two conferences, the American Football Conference (AFC) and the National Football...

LSC women’s basketball player makes 1,000-point mark

LSC women’s  basketball player makes 1,000-point mark

Emma Quinn

December 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

Editor’s Note: Emma is an Electronic Journalism Arts student at Lyndon State College. This article is part of a collaboration with Basement Medicine to better represent our unified community. Over Thanksgiving break, Mikayla Hodge topped the 1,000-point mark in her basketball career after leading ...

The Pat-down

The Pat-down

Patrick Bell

December 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

Twenty-six games into the season, the Boston Celtics have become the best team in the NBA. They are 22-4, sitting atop the Eastern Conference, and are poised to continue winning at a remarkable rate for the remainder of the season. What was most impressive was their ability to go on a 16-game winning...

Marqwon for the Wynn

Marqwon for the Wynn

Tom O'Leary

December 13, 2017


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Fortunately for JSC, Marqwon Wynn, a senior guard for the Johnson State College (JSC) Men’s Basketball Team, has found a real sense of family in Vermont, far from his hometown of Wilmington, Delaware. Although the Badgers have slumped of late, dropping three consecutive games, Wynn’s play has...

Early season ski and ride conditions looking good

Early season ski and ride  conditions looking good

Madison Doucette

December 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

Vermont skiing is almost in full swing. With mountain after mountain opening for the season all across Vermont, some even pushing up their opening dates at the last minute, it’s time to look at some of the biggest names in the state and what the conditions are like from south to north. Killington...

Tomfoolery

Tomfoolery

Tom O'Leary

November 29, 2017


Filed under Sports

After 16 years as the head men’s basketball coach at the University of Louisville (UL), the turbulent tenure of Rick Pitino has finally concluded as he was terminated by the college on Oct. 16. Pitino’s coaching talent has never been in question. Before being hired at UL he led Providence College...

Badger Briefs

JSC Athletics

November 29, 2017


Filed under Sports

Men’s B-ball downs St. Joseph JOHNSON, Vt. – The Johnson State College men’s basketball team defeated the College of St. Joseph 79 -63 in their season opener on Wednesday, Nov. 15, in Carter Gym. The Badgers start their season 1-0 while the Fighting Saints go to 0-2. 1st HALF The teams trade...

Women’s basketball team looks forward to a building season

Patrick Bell

November 29, 2017


Filed under Sports

The women’s basketball 2017-2018 season is underway at JSC with a new squad with few familiar faces. With a talented freshman class coming in to try to fill the shoes of the six seniors who graduated last year, it creates the challenge of trying to create good team chemistry and develop talent through...

What the future holds for the men’s basketball team

What the future holds for the men’s basketball team

Patrick Bell

November 29, 2017


Filed under Sports

Basketball season is here at JSC and it couldn’t have come any sooner. This year’s team is categorized as being mentally tough, having good depth of talent, and good chemistry; key ingredients of a championship basketball team. Entering his third year as head coach, Miles Smith has brought in...

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