Wildcats mauled by Bears, rally for big road win at White River Valley

Twin Valley’s Matt Hammond, in a game earlier this season, had the winning goal in Tuesday’s Twin Valley win. RC

ARLINGTON - “Some days you eat the bear, some days the bear eats you.”
That was Twin Valley boys’ varsity soccer coach Buddy Hayford’s assessment of Friday’s John Werner Tournament championship game, as the Wildcats were pummeled by the Stratton Mountain School Bears, 7-0.  The loss was one of the worst in team history, according to Hayford, and snapped the Wildcats’ run of seven consecutive titles at the annual tournament hosted by Arlington High School.  Also, Twin Valley had beaten SMS 2-1 in overtime seven days earlier.

Support local journalism. Access to our full website, including e-edition archives, starts at only $2.

Click here to learn more about subscription options.

Are you a current online subscriber? Click to login.

If you have a print subscription, you can now add online access at no additional charge. Just email us with your name and mailing address to set it up.

Thank you for supporting community journalism and The Deerfield Valley News.


The Deerfield Valley News

797 VT Route 100 North
Wilmington, VT 05363

Phone: 802-464-3388
Fax: 802-464-7255

Comment Here