Sometimes everything comes together perfectly. That is what happened for the Champlain Valley Union boys Nordic ski team during the two-day Vermont high school ski championship that wrapped up at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center on Monday. After placing five skiers in the top 10 in the classic race and winning both the classic and freestyle… Read More »
The Shelburne fifth- and sixth-grade girls won the CVRA title last weekend. From left to right, back row: Coach Mike Ashooh, Clare Stackpole-McGrath, Silvie Miller, Lila Shover, Kate Boehmcke, Samara Ashooh, Coach Alex Haas, 2nd row: Gretta White, Emma Marden Front row: Ciara McKee.
The Champlain Valley boys basketball team is on the hunt for the program’s first ever Division I state title and they’ve got things started on the right foot. The Redhawks, the No.-1 seed in the Vermont Principals’ Association D-I tournament, defeated No.-16 Middlebury 80-41 in the opening round of the postseason on Tuesday night. Matt… Read More »
Boys hockey The Champlain Valley Union High School boys hockey team went without a loss in its last five games–four wins, one tie–to grab the number three seed in the Division I boys hockey state tournament. The Redhawks finished the regular season at 11-6-3 and earned an automatic berth into the D-I quarterfinals. CVU will… Read More »
Most high school athletes would consider a high school state championship the pinnacle of their athletic careers. Not Jarrett Legg and Jacob Griggs; for them, the state title was just the next step. Legg captured the 138-pound title with a 20-5 technical victory over Middlebury’s Dustin Davio, and Griggs topped Mount Anthony’s Colin Crowley 7-4… Read More »
It may seem out of place to focus on running when there is so much snow outside! Many readers are probably waist deep and happy to be focused on their snow sports – I know I am. However, those committed souls targeting a spring marathon (or half) are ramping up training and entering into a… Read More »
Behind strong individual performances from freshmen Laurynn Bombardier and Tali Giubardo, the Champlain Valley Union High School girls gymnastics team finished in the second spot at Saturday’s Vermont state championships. Essex High School, with a score of 144.53, captured the state title for the 12th year in a row. The Redhawks followed in second place… Read More »
At press time, the CVU boys basketball team notched its 18th victory of the season and 15th win in a row, with a 57-48 win over Burlington. The Redhawks clinched the top seed for the Division I playoffs and set a new program record for wins in a season.
Flag Football at CVU is a pick-up style football program for youths in grades two through seven that will be held every Sunday in March and April from 3:30 to 5pm in the gym at CVU. Coached by Redhawks football players and supervised by CVU Redhawks football coaches, participants will play in a non-contact indoor football… Read More »
The high school nordic season is coming to a close and the sport is preparing to crown its champions, and the Champlain Valley girls and boys teams are right in the mix. With the classic championship on Friday, Feb. 24 at Rikert Nordic Center in Middlebury, and the skate meet on Monday, Feb. 27, at… Read More »