Great Winter Season !

By Jack Healey
It was a terrific boys and girls basketball season and a terrific girls and boys hockey season as well.
We still have the All-Star Senior basketball games coming up at Windsor High School and the Rotary Hockey Classic at Essex on Saturday.
The four basketball All Star games at Windsor High School will be video cast free of charge on the Northeast Sports Network,
Congratulations to the champions:
Girls basketball
Division 1- St. Johnsbury
Division 2-Fair Haven
Division 3- Thetford
Division 4-West Rutland
Boys basketball-
Division 1- St. Johnsbury
Division 2- MSJ
Division 3- Thetford
Division 4 -Danville
St. Johnsbury and Thetford sweeping state championships
Boys hockey
Division 1-Essex
Division 2-Woodstock
Girls hockey
Division 1-Essex
Division 2-Missisquoi
Essex sweeping the state championships in Division 1.
Congratulations to other winter champions as well including Mt. Anthony with its 31st straight state wrestling championship and Rutland High with its 5th straight state cheer leading championship in Division 1 and its 2nd straight Division 2 New England championship and Mill River winning its 2nd straight Division 2 state championship in cheer leading.
Rutland High’s Jamison Evans winning the Boys Gatorade Basketball Player of the Year. St. Johnsbury’s Sadie Stetson winning her third straight Girls Gatorade Basketball Player of the Year.
A wonderful tribute for former Celtic Isaiah Thomas of the Denver Nuggets last night at the TD Garden. It was classy BOSTON!!!!