CVU dominates courts; ski racers hit the trails

CVU dominates courts; ski racers hit the trails

By LAUREN READ GIRLS BASKETBALL CVU 49, St. Johnsbury 40. Champlain Valley Union got a measure of payback for last year’s Division I title game loss, beating St. Johnsbury 49-40 on Tuesday night. Makenna Boyd paced the RedHawks with an 18-point effort on the road. Catherine Gilwee added 11 points and Julia Blanck was strong… Read More »

Gymnasts eke out win; girls dominate on court, ice

By LAUREN READ GYMNASTICS The CVU gymnastics team eked out a win over Essex on Wednesday in an early season matchup of the top two teams in the state. The Redhawks finished with 131.4 points, a razor-thin margin over the Hornets who were just behind with 131.2. Laurynn Bombardier won the all-around for CVU, with… Read More »

CVU starts off winter season strong

CVU starts off winter season strong

By LAUREN READ WRESTLING The Champlain Valley Union wrestling team headed to the Londonderry (N.H.) Holiday Invitation on Saturday and came back with some hardware. Justin Bissonette earned the top spot in the 170 lb. weight class and Jared Forsythe was first in the 182 lb. weight class. It was the second win a row… Read More »

Post-season honors for CVU athletes

Post-season honors for CVU athletes

By LAUREN READ The Vermont Soccer Coaches Association released the high school boys soccer all-state teams and Division I state champion Champlain Valley Union was well represented. Four CVU players were named to the Division I all-state team and coach Rob Cole was name Large School Coach of the Year after leading the Redhawks to… Read More »

CVU teams head into final weeks with momentum

CVU teams head into final weeks with momentum

By LAUREN READ CROSS-COUNTRY The Champlain Valley Union girls cross-country team certainly had a good warmup for the upcoming NVAC District Championships last weekend. The Redhawks traveled to New York City on Saturday to compete in the Manhattan Invitational and came back with a program-best third place finish. CVU came in third in the Eastern… Read More »