Playoffs come to an end for Girls Ice Hockey

The Woodstock girls ice hockey team took on Middlebury Union High School in front of a big home crowd at Union Arena Wednesday night. The Wasps lost a heartbreaker on their home ice, 3-2 to knock them out of the first round of the playoffs. Senior Lila Beckwith scored her first goal of the season. Hannah Gubbins had the only …

Wasp’s boys hockey kocked out of playoffs

The boys ice hockey team faced off against neighboring rival, Hartford High School in the first round of the playoffs. The boys were defeated 5-0 on the road. They ran into a talented and physical team that scored early and never took their foot off the gas. The wasps had a few dangerous opportunities but were never quite able to …

Girls basketball defeated by Thetford Panthers in playoffs

The Woodstock Union Girl’s Basketball season came to an end this evening, February 27-  knocked out of the playoffs in the first round against Thetford Academy, with a final score of  57-16. They ended the season with a 3-18 rank. The Thetford Panthers will face off against White River Valley on March 1, in Thetford.

A sportswriter bids farewell

By David Miles, Standard Correspondent Won. Triumphed. Defeated. Outscored. Beat. Toppled. Was Victorious. Clubbed. Clobbered. Tipped. Nipped. Whipped. Clipped. Tripped up. Dominated. Squeaked past. Topped. Pounded. Drubbed. Prevailed. Tromped. Walloped. Nicked. Pummeled. Thrashed. Surpassed. Bested. Slid by. Overcame. Crushed. Vanquished. Downed. Outfought. Trounced. Conquered. Eked by. Squeezed past. Destroyed.  How many different ways can one write the past tense of …