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JSC rally falls short in NAC quarterfinal

Mike Osborne, Correspondent

March 2, 2012


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NEW LONDON, N.H. - A late Johnson rally came up short on Tuesday night, Feb. 21, 2012, as the Badgers saw their season end with a 75-69 North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Quarterfinal loss at Colby-Sawyer College. JSC finishes their season with a 6-20 overall record while the Chargers improve to 19-7 and...

Badgered with Ben Algar

Ben Algar, Staff Reporter/Sports Editor

February 16, 2012


Filed under Columns

It was eight years ago on a Sunday much like the Sunday before last. Superbowl weekend, Superbowl Sunday filled with high hopes and titillating anticipation. The halftime show, a tradition long revered by fans of football and indifferent viewers alike. Janet Jackson performed with Justin Timberlake and...

What’s in a name?

What’s in a name?

Ben Algar, Staff Reporter/Sports Editor

February 16, 2012


Filed under Sports

The Johnson State College mascot is missing. Well, not really, though there seems to be a missing link. There’s no indication as to when the Badger officially became JSC’s mascot. So, what happened along the way? It’s the “Bourne Identity” brought to life on a small town college campus....

Softball team to take trip down South

Softball team to take trip down South

Ben Algar, Staff Reporter/Sports Editor

February 16, 2012


Filed under Sports

The Johnson State womens softball team will be traveling to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, from Mar. 8-12. Coach Robert Gervais and his team made a similar trip last season. Each softball team competing within the NAC conference must fulfill a minimum requirement of 25 games played. With the large...

Mike Osborne on the stats: Johnson Stymied By Farmington 66-52

Mike Osborne, Contributor

February 16, 2012


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JOHNSON, Vt. – Visiting University of Maine-Farmington used an 16-0 surge in the second half to turn a two-point deficit into a nine-point lead as the Beavers picked up a 66-52 North Atlantic Conference (NAC) victory over Johnson State College on Saturday. Johnson stands at 5-17, 5-10 NAC while Farmington...

Struggling Badgers fall to Pilgrims

Struggling Badgers fall to Pilgrims

Ben Algar, Sports Editor

February 2, 2012


Filed under Sports

  The visiting New England College Pilgrims held off both mens and womens Badgers teams. JSC mens squad fell behind by as many as 15 points in the second half, and a late game rally doesn’t prove to be enough to tack a “W” on the board. The JSC womens team came out flat, missing inside...

Badgered with Ben Algar: It’s still just a game

Ben Algar, Sports Editor

February 2, 2012


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      I can respect the professional game, be it professional baseball, basketball, hockey, football, etc. With nothing else on the tube, I’ll spend an evening watching Kobe Bryant complain to the refs about why their “no-call” was an egregious mistake and how the league...

Deuell captures Student Athlete of the Week Award

Deuell captures Student Athlete of the Week Award

Mike Osborne, Contributor

February 2, 2012


Filed under Sports

Johnson State College Athletics recognizes an outstanding student athlete weekly for unique performances or contributions to their respective team, or to the athletics department. Andrea Deuell (Milton, Vt./Milton) CLASS: Senior MAJOR: Business/Psychology SPORT: Womens Basketball POSITION:...

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