CVU advances to first-ever boys hoops title game

CVU advances to first-ever boys hoops title game

On Monday night, the Champlain Valley boys basketball team walked into the Division I semifinals, rookies to the pomp and circumstance of Patrick Gym. They certainly played like veterans. “We are loaded with seniors, a mature group of seniors, and they have been showing poise all year long,” said CVU coach Michael Osborne. “They were… Read More »

CVU boys capture Nordic championship

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 »

Shelburne Girls win Champlain Valley Rec Association title

Shelburne Girls win Champlain Valley Rec Association title

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.

Redhawks boys basketball advances in playoffs

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 »

Redhawks recap

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 »

CVU wrestlers shine at state championships

CVU wrestlers shine at state championships

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 »

Keep moving. . .

Keep moving. . .

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 »

CVU gymnasts finish strong second at state championship

CVU gymnasts finish strong second at state championship

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 »

CVU wins again, beats Burlington

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.

Free Flag Football Program at CVU on Sundays

Free Flag Football Program at CVU on Sundays

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 »