Highlights from CVU’s fall sports season

Highlights from CVU’s fall sports season

Throughout the fall season, the student-athletes at Champlain Valley Union High School provided local fans with lots of fun moments, highlights, and, of course, winning. This year saw the Redhawks capture four more state championships, though not on the soccer pitch as might be expected for ‘Soccer Central.’ After three months of soccer, field hockey,… Read More »

CVU girls XC win New England Championships

CVU girls XC win New England Championships

By Andy McClellan The CVU girls cross country team took first place in the highly competitive New England Championships at Ponaganset High School in Glocester, Rhode Island on Saturday. The 30-team field consisted of the top six high schools from the states of Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Rhode Island and Connecticut. It was the CVU girls’… Read More »

CVU girls take down top-ranked Essex for volleyball title

CVU girls take down top-ranked Essex for volleyball title

For five sets, the Champlain Valley girls volleyball team traded aces, blocks, serves, and kills with top-seeded Essex as the two teams fought to claim the first Vermont Principals’ Association girls volleyball state title. After all the momentum shifts and comebacks, the Redhawks emerged with the championship on Saturday at St. Michael’s College, topping the… Read More »

CVU girls and boys cross country repeat as champions

CVU girls and boys cross country repeat as champions

By Andy McLellan The CVU boys and girls cross country teams both capped their excellent seasons by sweeping the Vermont Division 1 State titles in Thetford last weekend. The girls team dominated the day, scoring a low 26 points (the team with the fewest points wins) over second-place MMU (89 points) and third-place Essex (97… Read More »

CVU boys soccer season ends in OT heartbreaker

CVU boys soccer season ends in OT heartbreaker

With the clock counting down in the first overtime period and all zeros on the scoreboard, the Champlain Valley boys soccer team was looking for something, anything, to separate themselves in the Division I semifinals. Unfortunately for the Redhawks, Burlington found their magic moment first. Arun Karki struck a perfectly placed shot from 15 yards… Read More »