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Vermont's Mt. Rushmore of Sports

Updated: February 2, 2009, 6:33 PM ET
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ESPN reviewed the submissions and discussions on your state/region's conversation page. The four figures on Vermont's Sports Rushmore are below:

Tom Brennan (Vermont Catamounts) - The affable coach led Vermont's basketball team to an upset of Syracuse in 2005 NCAA Tournament.

Jake Burton (Burlington) - The Burlington native developed the modern snowboard and is credited with the sport's rise to prominence.

John LeClair (St. Albans) - All-ECAC at Vermont, LeClair became first U.S. born player to score 50 goals in three straight NHL seasons and won a Stanley Cup with the Montreal Canadiens in 1992-93.

Patty Sheehan (Middlebury) - She's the winner of 35 LPGA events including six majors.

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