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Vermont D2 Top 5: #1 Woodstock closes in on an unbeaten regular season

Vermont Division 2 Top 5

2Mt. Mansfield31261
4Lyndon Institute51070

Four teams changed places in this week’s HNIB Vermont D2 Top 5 poll. No. 1 Woodstock (17-0-1) was not one of them.

The Wasps picked up two more convincing wins, knocking off Lyndon Institute, 5-1, and routing St. Johnsbury, 8-2. Woodstock looks to cap an unbeaten regular season Saturday at Burlington.

No. 2 Mt. Mansfield and No. 3 Harwood swap spots.

Mt. Mansfield edged Harwood, 3-1, and Northfield, 1-0, and finishes up Wednesday at Milton and Saturday against Colchester.

Harwood tied North Country, 4-4, after the loss to Mt. Mansfield. The Highlanders close at Milton Saturday.

No. 4 Lyndon Institute sandwiched wins against Missisquoi, 3-1, and Hartford, 4-3, around the loss to Woodstock. Lyndon faces North Country and Northfield in its final regular-season games.

No. 5 Milton was upset by Hartford, 3-2, but rebounded with a 3-0 whitewash of St. Johnsbury. The Yellowjackets are home to Mt. Mansfield and North Country on Wednesday and Thursday, respectively, and travel to Harwood Saturday.

Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle joined the HNIB team in 1990 and is a Senior Writer and Director of the Northern New England and Mass/R.I. High School Division camps. An award-winning veteran editor/writer of 35 years experience in the print and digital mediums, he has conceptualized, edited and produced original content and coordinated production for local and global publications and their websites. He holds degrees from Merrimack College and Boston University and won multiple NEPA and NEAP awards during his tenure as Sports Editor of The Daily News of Newburyport and News Editor of The Amesbury News. He is the 2016 recipient of the North Shore Lifetime Commitment From the Community award presented by Moynihan Lumber and is a 2017 inductee into the Newburyport High School Wall of Fame. The Newburyport, MA native resides with his family in Epping, NH. Email him at [email protected] and follow him on Twitter @kdoyle40.
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