Redhawks Recap

Redhawks Recap

Paced by two quick starts, the Champlain Valley Union boys basketball team has opened up the high school season with wins over St. Johnsbury and Rice for a 2-0 start. In the first game of the year, CVU went on a 14-0 run to close the first quarter in a 62-43 win over the host… Read More »

Girls co-op hockey team gears up for season

Girls co-op hockey team gears up for season

There are a lot of changes for the Mount Mansfield-Champlain Valley co-op girls hockey team as the partnership between the two schools enters its second season. Last year went brilliantly for the team, as they won Mount Mansfield’s (and CVU’s) first Division II girls hockey title. This year, the program moves up to D-I and… Read More »

CVU boys hockey looks forward to season

CVU boys hockey looks forward to season

With a whole host of experience taking the ice, the Champlain Valley boys ice hockey team has high hopes for the season. Eight seniors and six juniors make up the bulk of the Redhawk (1-0) roster, which has coach Mike Murray hoping the team can build off last year’s Division I semifinal loss. “If they… Read More »

Winter sports preview: boys basketball

Winter sports preview: boys basketball

With the loss of big-name players in Division I, like Rice’s Ben Shungu and Burlington’s Josh Hale, among others, the Champlain Valley Union boys basketball team hopes to challenge in a much more wide-open division this season. The Redhawks return nine players from last year’s 15-7 team, and after some strong work in the off-season,… Read More »

CVU girls and boys soccer players named to All-State team

CVU girls and boys soccer  players named to All-State team

The Vermont Soccer Coaches Association has released its list of All-State soccer players and there are a handful of familiar names earning Division I honors. Three CVU girls soccer players and three Redhawk boys have been named to the D-I All-State team. Senior Sierra Morton, a midfielder, was named to the first team, as were… Read More »

UVM soccer team powered by three former CVU stars

UVM soccer team powered by three former CVU stars

In the quarterfinals of the America East tournament, locked in a double-overtime nail-biter with Binghamton, the University of Vermont men’s soccer team needed a goal to extend their season. Former Champlain Valley standout Shane Haley came through for the Catamounts, weaving his way through defenders with some slick moves before sending a shot on goal… Read More »

CVU field hockey players named to All-Star team

The Metro Division field hockey coaches have released their annual All-Star team, and a host of Champlain Valley players are on the list. Senior defenseman Stasha Rup, junior midfielder Bella Rieley, and junior forward Lydia Maitland from Charlotte were named to the first team. It is the second first-team selection for both Maitland and Rup.… Read More »

Highlights from CVU’s fall sports season

Highlights from CVU’s fall sports season

Throughout the fall season, the student-athletes at Champlain Valley Union High School provided local fans with lots of fun moments, highlights, and, of course, winning. This year saw the Redhawks capture four more state championships, though not on the soccer pitch as might be expected for ‘Soccer Central.’ After three months of soccer, field hockey,… Read More »

CVU girls take down top-ranked Essex for volleyball title

CVU girls take down top-ranked Essex for volleyball title

For five sets, the Champlain Valley girls volleyball team traded aces, blocks, serves, and kills with top-seeded Essex as the two teams fought to claim the first Vermont Principals’ Association girls volleyball state title. After all the momentum shifts and comebacks, the Redhawks emerged with the championship on Saturday at St. Michael’s College, topping the… Read More »