S.D. Ireland opens with win

LAUREN READ Correspondent S.D. Ireland opened the Legion baseball season with a win, but quickly dropped the next three games to open with a 1-3 record in the first week. The Williston-based team captured its first of the season in its first game win of the summer, beating Barre Post 10 on Thursday, 4-0. CVU’s… Read More »

On the fast track

On the fast track

The Middle School State Track Championship was held on May 31 at the University of Vermont, and the relay team from the Shelburne Community School won the girls 4 x 400 race. The relay winning time was 4:38.33. The Shelburne team members are Daniela Bronk, Lily O’Brien, Amelie Scharf and Gretta White.

7th Heaven: CVU boys LAX wins another state title

7th Heaven: CVU boys LAX wins another state title

LAUREN READ Sports Correspondent SOUTH BURLINGTON – After six state championships, you’d think Champlain Valley Union High School (CVU) had plenty experience. In Saturday’s Division I state title game, the Redhawks needed a little extra experience. Lucky for them, they had 12 seniors to rely on. CVU held off a furious comeback by Burr and… Read More »

Redhawks baseball avenges lone loss, nabs state title

Redhawks baseball avenges lone loss, nabs state title

LAUREN READ Sports Correspondent BURLINGTON – Getting ready to head to the Division I state championship, the Champlain Valley Union (CVU) baseball team watched a victorious boys lacrosse team roll into the parking lot. The Redhawks watched their schoolmates celebrate their seventh straight state title and got inspired. “We got a boost from that,” said… Read More »

CVU just short of ultimate win

The Champlain Valley Union (CVU) girls ultimate team advanced to the first ever Division I state championship. The Redhawks took on top-seed Montpelier on Thursday at Montpelier High School. Unfortunately, CVU will have to settle for state runner-up as the Solons earned the 15-8 win to capture the title. The Redhawks started off tied 2-2… Read More »

Déjà CVU: Redhawks win tennis title over Wolves again

Déjà CVU: Redhawks win tennis title over Wolves again

LAUREN READ Sports Correspondent SHELBURNE – Something felt different about this year’s Division I girls tennis state championship. And yet everything felt very similar. The location, Davis Park. The opponents, South Burlington and Champlain Valley Union High School (CVU). The result? Top-seed Champlain Valley Union took on South Burlington for the seventh year in a… Read More »

CVU playoff games bring wins and losses

CVU playoff games bring wins and losses

LAUREN READ Sports Correspondent BASEBALL CVU 6, Rice 1: The Redhawks baseball team advanced to its first Division I final since 2015 with a win over Rice on Tuesday.  Aidan Johnson and Jacob Boliba each drove in a run for the Redhawks (17-1).  Ian Parent earned the win on the mound, pitching six innings and… Read More »

Regular season ends with wins and losses for CVU Redhawks

Regular season ends with wins and losses for CVU Redhawks

LAUREN READ Sports Correspondent Champlain Valley girls tennis player Sophie Dauerman captured the high school individual state championship on Saturday. Dauerman defeated Hartford’s Phelan O’Keefe – 7-6 (4), 6-3 – in the final to capture her first individual state title. Dauerman beat Woodstock’s Momo Biele, last year’s individual runner-up, in a third-set tiebreaker in the… Read More »

CVU Div. 1 playoffs come into focus

LAUREN READ Sports Correspondent The teams have made their best case and the seeds have been handed down for the Vermont Principals’ Association spring playoffs. With three No. 1 seeds and a bevy of home playoff matchups, Champlain Valley Union High School fans will have plenty to cheer for as the Division I playoffs. Here… Read More »

Parent named Gatorade Vermont player of year

LAUREN READ Sports Correspondent Champlain Valley Union High School’s Ian Parent was named the Gatorade Vermont high school baseball player of the year on Thursday. Parent helped lead the Redhawks to a 15-1 record and the No. 1 seed in the upcoming Division I playoffs. The senior finished with a 5-0 record on the mound,… Read More »