Shelburne’s Suzanne Gruendling runs a double marathon

Shelburne’s Suzanne Gruendling runs a double marathon

Suzanne Gruendling, 44, of Shelburne completed back-to-back marathons this month as part of the Mississippi Blues, Mobile First Light Back2Back Challenge. She ran the Blues Marathon in Jackson, Mississippi on Jan. 9, where she placed 23rd in the female 40-44 age group. Then she headed south to Mobile, Alabama for the First Light Marathon on […]

Green Mountain Club upcoming outings

Pease Mountain and Mount Philo on Jan. 30. Come to Charlotte and explore two different trail systems that offer great views and casual hikes. Moderate hike at a moderate pace, 6 miles, 1000’ elevation gain. Group limit 8. For more information contact leader Adam Heckle at aheckle@uvm.edu. President’s Hike on Jan. 31. Stimson Mountain Snowshoe. […]

Redhawks girls basketball update

Redhawks girls basketball update

Submitted by the CVU Girls Basketball Team Returning three-time champions, the Champlain Valley Union High School Girls Basketball Team, has hit the court running. With eight returning seniors, and an equally deep underclass, the program is in the hunt for a successful 2015-2016 season. After a short but intense pre-season, the program kicked off with […]

CVU Gymnastics off to a great start

CVU Gymnastics off to a great start

Champlain Valley Union High School Varsity Gymnastics team at their home gym, Green Mountain Gymnastics, in Williston. Coach Madison Bourdeau said the team is off to a great start. There are five meets left in the season with their state competition Feb. 20. “It is a small team this year but they all work extremely well […]

CVU girls basketball team makes history

CVU girls basketball team makes history

By Eli Hark Champlain Valley Union High School’s Girls Basketball team continued their win streak to 75 games without a loss passing Oxbow’s record for longest win streak in the VPA’s history after beating Rice 53-25. When freshman make varsity you always know there is something special and that they have the drive that most […]

redhawks recap

by Jackson Evans Except for the girls basketball team, all CVU varsity sports teams had games this weekend. Off the field of competition, CVU girls soccer player Annie Keen was selected to All New England Region. Only the top players in New England get this honor. The CVU hockey team went one and one for […]

redhawks recap

by Jackson Evans The CVU girls and boys basketball and hockey teams had scrimmages last weekend. Girls ice hockey came out with an impressive five to one victory over Missisquoi at the Essex Skating Facility. They will travel to Northfield to face the Marauders this coming Saturday at 3pm. Boys ice hockey came up short […]

Shelburne teen visits Cuba with program aimed at helping youth

Shelburne teen visits Cuba with program aimed at helping youth

By Gail Callahan Sophia Lothrop spoke the language of tennis for five days last month. The 17-year-old Shelburne teenager put into play the global appeal of sport to communicate with young Cuban athletes when she and a dozen other people, including her mother, Shona Lothrop, visited Cuba as part of a people-to-people exchange with Kids […]