Hinesburg teen wins golf essay contest

Sixteen-year-old Elliot Cockayne of Hinesburg won the annual Kwiniaska Junior Golf Essay Contest for golfers 18 and under. Cockayne’s original 750-word entry told the story of how he would like to play a round of golf with Rory McIlroy. The winner was determined by a panel of judges on the following criteria: creativity, grammar, and […]

CSSU Buccaneers registration deadline approaches

CSSU Buccaneers registration deadline approaches

The CSSU Buccaneers Youth Football Program, now in its 11th year, serves youth in Hinesburg, Williston, St. George, Shelburne, and Charlotte. Registration is underway for those entering 2nd through 8th grade. The season starts Monday, Aug. 10 through November. The registration deadline is July 1 and the cost is $150 (equipment and uniforms are provided); […]

CVU Fitness Center opens for summer June 22

CVU is pleased to announce summer Fitness Center hours. The Center will again be open to the five “feeder town” communities Monday through Friday from 7-10am and 3-6pm. These hours begin on Monday, June 22 and continue through Friday, Aug. 7. There is no charge for this opportunity (residents paid a membership fee when you […]

Rayne Supple named Gatorade Vermont Baseball Player of the Year

Rayne Supple named Gatorade Vermont Baseball Player of the Year

In its 30th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with USA TODAY High School Sports, recognized Rayne Supple of Champlain Valley Union (CVU) High School as its 2014-15 Gatorade Vermont Baseball Player of the Year. Supple is the first Gatorade Vermont Baseball Player of the Year from […]

redhawks recap

Girls lacrosse team completes season Although CVU’s Lily Schmoker knotted the game at the end of regulation, Essex fought back in overtime to beat the Redhawks 8-7 on Wednesday, May 27. Annie Keen had a hat trick, Schmoker scored twice, and Lydia Maitland and Hannah Bernier each contributed a goal apiece. Visiting South Burlington rolled […]

Elliott Mitchell

“Elliott Mitchell is a real leader,” informed Champlain Valley Union (CVU) head boys lacrosse coach Dave Trevithick. “Not only does he work really hard to improve his own game on the field, he also wants to make his teammates and the entire team better. Elliott changed positions this year and demonstrated that he was up […]

Shelburne lax player named St. Lawrence captain for 2016

Shelburne lax player named  St. Lawrence captain for 2016

St. Lawrence University senior Abigail “Abby” Owens has been named captain of the 2016 women’s lacrosse team along with Chloe Knapp, Faith Seeley, and Caroline Bailey. Owens plays attack and is tied for the scoring lead for the Saints as a junior with 21 goals and six assists for 27 points. She also had seven […]

redhawks recap

redhawks recap

Redhawks softball team loses despite efforts Middlebury softball blew by Champlain Valley 19-3 on Tuesday, May 19. Natalie Gagnon singled and doubled and Hattie Roberts took the loss for CVU. Two days later BFA-St. Albans cruised past the Redhawks 17-0 in five innings. Kate Songer hit a double in the loss. Champlain Valley also lost […]

Cycle 4 CMT registration begins

Cycle 4 CMT registration begins

Registration for the Second Annual Cycle 4 CMT event planned for Sunday, Sept. 20 at the Old Lantern in Charlotte at 8am is now open. Organizers and residents Chris and Mia Ouellette have a great day planned and are looking forward to cycling, fundraising, and spreading Charcot-Marie-Tooth disorder (CMT) awareness to help support the required research […]

Carter Knox

Carter Knox

Champlain Valley Union (CVU) head golf coach Seth Emerson begins with this accolade. “Carter Knox is everything you want in a golfer.” Coach Emerson continues, “He’s tall and thin and has lots of swing speed, but more than his ability to strike the golf ball purely, he has the proper demeanor for the game. Carter […]