Kwiniaska selects Junior Membership Essay Contest winner

Cooper Gammon, a 12-year-old from South Burlington, won the 2014 Junior Membership to Kwiniaska Golf Club for his essay on “Life Lessons of Golf.” Juniors, under 18 years of age, were invited to submit original essays on how golf provides inspiration to be considered for the yearly membership. “The winning entry was chosen from a… Read More »

Parks and Rec News: May 22, 2014

Call 985-9551 for program and registration information or visit our website, www.shelburnevt.org/departments/40.html. Fall Soccer Registration deadline is Friday, May 23. Please use the Fall Soccer registration form only for this Program (pick up at the office or print from our web site). You must complete one form per child. Children entering grades first through eighth… Read More »

CVU Board to consider future of soggy fields

By Mal Boright A cold spring with a late departure of accumulated snow has left the Champlain Valley Union High School (CVU) clay-based athletic fields in, well, less than optimum condition. Nevertheless, following some 12 postponements and cancellations plus many parking lot practice sessions, the games are going on pending rainy weather. “This spring definitely… Read More »

Covering the Field: Introducing Kyle Stanley

By Sheri Duff In the words of Champlain Valley Union (CVU) head baseball coach Tim Albertson, “Kyle Stanley is a class act.” Albertson complimented, “He’s a heck of a leader, a hard worker, and a team player. Kyle’s having a good year. He always puts his best foot forward in everything he does—even when things… Read More »

Going with the Flo

Shelburne senior athlete Flo Meiler started 2014 off on the right foot. She grabbed four gold medals in the long jump, high jump, pole vault, and two silver medals for shot put and weight throw at the 45th annual Dartmouth Relays in Dartmouth, N.H. this January. At the USA Track & Field South East Region… Read More »

JVA lacrosse improves to 5-1

By Michael Regan Champlain Valley’s JVA boys lacrosse team won a lopsided victory over Spaulding 13-2 on Tuesday, May 6.  The offense was led by midfielder Charlie Bernicke (3 goals, 2 assists) and attackman Owen McCuin (3 goals, 1 assist). Eight different players scored for the Redhawks. After the game, Head Coach David Richardson said… Read More »

Redhawks Recap: May 15, 2014

By Sheri Duff CVU’s Eastman breaks record in 800 meter race Senior earns outstanding track athlete honors After participating on the wining 4×800 relay team and the finishing the individual 1,500 in first, Champlain Valley Union (CVU) senior Autumn Eastman still had enough gas in the tank to break the individual girls 800 meet record… Read More »

Parks and Rec News: May 15, 2014

Call 985-9551 for program and registration information or visit our website, www.shelburnevt.org/departments/40.html. Tech Trends! Curious how you can use (and how our children are using) the current popular websites? Keep up-to-date with technology trends and learn tips for staying safe online with the staff of the Pierson Library! Attend one workshop or all four! Call… Read More »

No rain delay for Opening Day

By Sheri Duff Although rain was expected, the weather cooperated on Saturday morning, May 4, as Shelburne Little Leaguers marched through the village, celebrating the official start of baseball and softball season. Approximately 400 players, coaches, and parents led by a fire truck from Shelburne Fire Department along with a CVU Redhawk and UVM’s Rally… Read More »