High school athletes earn postseason accolades

High school athletes earn postseason accolades

Champlain Valley Union’s Natalie Durieux was named the Gatorade Vermont Girls Soccer Player of the Year this week. The Hinesburg native scored nine goals and recorded seven assists this season as she led the Redhawks to the Division I state championship and an undefeated 17-0 season last fall. Durieux was also named the Burlington Free… Read More »

Redhawks soar through D-I playoffs

Redhawks soar through D-I playoffs

Champlain Valley Union lacrosse and tennis teams made the final rounds of the Vermont Division I spring season playoffs last week. Girls tennis and boys lacrosse finished on top in their contests claiming their fourth and sixth straight championships respectively. Girls lacrosse fought hard but fell short against Middlebury. See the girls tennis story here.… Read More »

Continuing their 66-game streak, CVU girls tennis wins big

Continuing their 66-game streak, CVU girls tennis wins big

For the fourth year in a row, Champlain Valley Union High School girls tennis won against sixth-seeded South Burlington in the Division I championship. Friday’s showdown was the sixth year the two teams were head-to-head in the championship, and CVU won big at 7-0. All five Redhawks singles players and both doubles teams won their… Read More »

That makes six championships for CVU boys lacrosse

That makes six championships for CVU boys lacrosse

By Tom O’Leary The top-seeded Champlain Valley Union High School boys lacrosse team continued their dynastic reign as they defeated third-ranked BFA-St. Albans 16-6 for the Division I crown on Saturday. The final matchup came at the University of Vermont’s Virtue Field where the Redhawks (17-1) never trailed the Bobwhites (12-5) en route to their… Read More »

Redhawk girls claim individual titles at state track final meet

Redhawk girls claim individual titles at state track final meet

Two Champlain Valley Union runners earned first-place finishes at the Division I high school track and field championships on Saturday at Burlington High School. Caroline Hill earned an individual title in the 200-meter run for the Redhawks, finishing in 26.79 seconds. Hill also came in second place in the 100-meter dash. Ella Whitman also came… Read More »

Baseball cut short by St. Johnsbury

No. 8 St. Johnsbury scored eight runs in the top of Saturday’s sixth inning to blow open the Division I quarterfinal game against top-seed Champlain Valley Union and pull off an 11-2 upset win. The Redhawks (16-2) held a 1-0 lead heading into the sixth inning but surrendered eight runs, then gave up three more… Read More »