Redhawks recap

Without dropping a set, the Champlain Valley Union boys tennis team topped No. 5 Brattleboro 7-0 on Monday afternoon in the state Division 1 quarterfinals. The Redhawks advanced to face top-seeded South Burlington; the match was Wednesday at 3pm, after press time. Against Brattleboro, George Lomas got things started for CVU at No. 1 singles,… Read More »

Headed to regionals

Headed to regionals

Last weekend, six Shelburne soccer players from the Farpost 2005 Girls’ Premier Team were instrumental in winning the U12 Vermont State Cup Championship with a 3-2 win over Nordic Soccer Club in the championship game. As a result of the victory, the Farpost Team will be headed to the 2017 U.S. Youth Soccer Regional Championships… Read More »

Marshall completes trifecta at state track meet

Marshall completes trifecta at state track meet

Champlain Valley senior Tyler Marshall has earned a strong reputation for his track exploits. And on Saturday, in the final track and field meet of his high school career, Marshall went out with a bang. The Hinesburg resident won individual state titles in the 800-meter, 1,500-meter and 3,000-meter races at the Vermont high school track… Read More »

CVU boys lacrosse and tennis playoff preview

CVU boys lacrosse and tennis playoff preview

Boys Lacrosse The defending Division I boys lacrosse team has already caught a bit of a break. Finishing the regular season with a 13-2 record, the Champlain Valley boys lacrosse team earned the No. 2 seed and a first-round bye to start their postseason push. The Redhawks will play the winner of No. 7 Middlebury… Read More »

Stephanie Joseph leads CVU tennis team

Champlain Valley Union High School’s Stephanie Joseph was burdened by expectations. The top-ranked singles player for the CVU girls tennis team, Joseph entered the individual state tournament with an undefeated record, the top seed, and with her sister, Kathy Joseph, who captured the last three individual state titles. “It’s a lot of pressure to be… Read More »

CVU girls golf takes flight

When Ali Bisaccia and Ashley Clark decided to approach the Champlain Valley Union athletic department about forming a girls golf team last season, they just wanted a spring sport to play. They never really envisioned how big it would become. After playing with just four girls last season, the Redhawks start the season on Friday… Read More »

Redhawks recap

Redhawks recap

Girls Lacrosse The Champlain Valley girls lacrosse team fell twice over the weekend, losing to South Burlington on Friday night, then to Rice on Saturday afternoon. On Friday, the Redhawks (5-6) dropped a close 13-9 matchup with South Burlington. Lydia Maitland had four goals to lead CVU, while Jenna Baginski, Gabby Booth, Kelsie Saia, Mia… Read More »

CVU mountain bikers got dirt

CVU mountain bikers got dirt

  By Bryan Claussen Champlain Valley Union High School’s mountain biking club, called the Dirty Duchesses and Dirty Dukes (CVU 4D MTB), was founded in 2015. Advised by CVU teacher Jessica Barnum and inspired by a student in her advisory, this club started off with just a few riders and has rapidly expanded over the… Read More »