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Lyndon cross country runner shares her story of self-discovery, makes cover of NCAA magazine

Lyndon cross country runner shares her story of self-discovery, makes cover of NCAA magazine

Emma Quinn

November 8, 2017


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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. Sierra Hargrave has run away from a dark past filled with childhood abuse, which turned to substance abuse,...

The Pat-down

The Pat-down

Patrick Bell

November 8, 2017


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All in one moment, I felt shocked, hopeless, sad, fearful and disgusted. This was when the Boston Celtics’ highly-prized free agent Gordon Hayward fractured his ankle going up for an alley-oop against the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first quarter of the opening game of the season. It was a freak...

Aither breaks multiple school records

Aither breaks multiple school records

Shannon Rooney

October 26, 2017


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Kylie Aither, a senior captain on the Johnson women’s soccer team, broke the all-time previous record in points and goals at Johnson on Sunday, Sept. 24, during a home soccer match against Paul Smith’s College. It was a hot, Sunday afternoon, approaching halftime of the game, when Aither shot...

LSC student-athletes discuss problems with training and gym space

Michael Loverde

October 26, 2017


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Editor’s Note: Michael is an Electronic Journalism Arts at Lyndon State College. This article is part of a collaboration with Basement Medicine to better represent our unified community. For all college athletes, year-round preparation for the season is a necessity. However, for athletes in the N...

Tomfoolery

Tomfoolery

Tom O'Leary

October 26, 2017


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Rejoice, Boston Red Sox fans, for our embattled manager John Farrell has been fired. Despite a mostly successful five-year stint at the helm, in which he led the team to three division titles and a World Series championship while also surviving cancer, the majority of “Red Sox Nation” (myself included)...

Women’s rugby continues winning streak

Women’s rugby continues winning streak

Caroline Loftus

October 26, 2017


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For the JSC women’s rugby team, it’s been a season for the books. Currently, the women’s team is 3-0. The first game they played this season was against New England College, which they won 61-0. Desiree Penrod, the co-captain of the team, has always appreciated the traditions of JSC rugby. “For...

Lyndon hires Pasiak as new basketball head coach

Lyndon hires Pasiak as new basketball head coach

Michael Loverde

October 2, 2017


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Editor’s Note: Michael 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 the summer, Lyndon Athletics hired Dave Pasiak to replace head men’s basketball coach...

Four colleges to depart from North Atlantic Conference

Four colleges to depart from North  Atlantic  Conference

Tom O'Leary

October 2, 2017


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The North Atlantic Conference (NAC), of which Johnson State College athletics is a member, is facing upheaval as four of its institutions will be departing as of May 2018.   Currently, the NAC consists of 10 colleges: Castleton University (CU), Colby-Sawyer College (CSC), the University of...

Lyndon faces NCAA sanctions for misapplied scholarships

Dylan Clark

October 2, 2017


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Editor’s Note: Dylan is an Electronic Journalism Arts at Lyndon State College. This article is part of a collaboration with Basement Medicine to better represent our unified community.   As student athletes arrived on campus to begin their fall preseason, they would soon come to realize ...

Tomfoolery

Tomfoolery

Tom O'Leary

October 2, 2017


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With the Boston Red Sox officially clinching a playoff berth for the second consecutive season and simultaneously closing in on another American League East Division crown, “Red Sox Nation” is growing increasingly optimistic, and rightfully so. But despite these accomplishments, concerning trends...

Johnson Drops NAC Opener to Colby-Sawyer

Cameron Creamer

September 14, 2017


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JOHNSON, Vt. – The Johnson State College women’s tennis team fell to Colby-Sawyer College 9-0 in their first North Atlantic Conference match of the season on Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 12.   DOUBLES Colby-Sawyer (4-0, 2-0 NAC) won all three doubles matches to take a 3-0 lead over Johnso...

Aither Scores Four as Badgers Down Newbury

Cameron Creamer

September 14, 2017


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BROOKLINE, Mass. - The Johnson State College women’s soccer team defeated Newbury College 4-1 in a non-conference game on Sunday afternoon, Sept 10. Kylie Aither (Hyde Park, Vt.) scored four goals to bring her season total to nine in the win.   SCORING 1st Half: Aither led off the game...

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