Boys tryouts for Mini Metro basketball this weekend

Boys in grades 5-8 interested in winter basketball can try out this weekend at Champlain Valley Union High School. The Mini Metro league is a competitive basketball league with teams from area high school districts. The season runs from early November through mid-February, with one or two practices during the week and Sunday games. Practices… Read More »

Redhawks Recap

Redhawks Recap

GIRLS SOCCER Champlain Valley 2, Burlington 0: Champlain Valley came up with two 2-0 wins this week to run their undefeated streak to three games. Ali Bisaccia and Charlotte Hill both struck for goals in the final 30 minutes to get the win over Burlington on Saturday afternoon. Natalie Durieux had an assist on the… Read More »

Local soccer players hit collegiate fields

Local soccer players hit collegiate fields

Six local mens soccer players are busy roaming the pitch for Vermont college teams this fall. Zack Evans, Nolan Jimmo, and Luke Magnier – all from Shelburne – are busy playing for the University of Vermont. Staige Davis (Shelburne) and Allesandro Delia (Charlotte) are both playing for Norwich University, and Richard Baccei (Shelburne) plays at… Read More »

CVU senior project raises funds for disease research

CVU senior project raises funds for disease research

The Spin for Celiac spin-a-thon at The Edge in Essex on Sunday raised more than $9,500 for celiac disease research. Champlain Valley Union High School senior Tori Bergstein organized the event as her Grad Challenge project, inspired by her sister who has the disease. Bergstein (third from left holding the sign) is pictured here with… Read More »

CVU Spirit Day to raise funds for hurricane relief

Saturday is Champlain Valley Union High School’s Spirit Day and the Student Council hopes the occasion can raise funds to support relief efforts for those hit by hurricanes Harvey and Irma through Global Giving online. On Saturday, all of the school’s athletic teams are competing in sporting events and participating in this fundraiser. People are… Read More »

Another for the books

Another for the books

Hinesburg’s Tom Hart (left) and his trophy, awarded for setting a new competitive weightlifting world record in the strict curl, with Paul Bossi (right), president of 100% Raw Powerlifting. Hart, age 75, set his second world weightlifting record this summer competing in the 75-79 year age group and 198 lb. weight class. The former Champlain… Read More »

Tryouts set for Mini Metro Basketball winter league

Mini Metro is a competitive basketball league with teams of players in grades 5-8 from area high school districts. The season runs from early November through mid-February, with one or two practices during the week and Sunday games. Practices begin after Oct. 10 as fall sports are wrapping up. Boys and girls teams are fielded… Read More »

Mad Dash signup is open

Mad Dash signup is open

Mad Dash is on for Oct. 8 in Waitsfield. Registration is open online for the 22nd annual Mad Dash 10K, 5K race. The race is Oct. 8, starting at 10 a.m. on Meadow Road in Waitsfield. A classic Vermont foot race, the Dash benefits the Mad River Path Association and includes a 5K and 10K… Read More »