Champlain Valley Union 27, Mount Mansfield 18: CVU’s second half surge led them past Mount Mansfield on Saturday, Sept. 7, to set up the first win of the season – and the first victory for head coach Rahn Fleming. Angelos Carroll scored on a 6-yard touchdown run in the third quarter to put CVU (1-1) ahead 20-18 and Seth Boffa ran for a 40-yard score to clinch the 27-18 win. Boffa had two rushing touchdowns to pace the offense, while Ryan Canty caught a 34-yard touchdown pass from Max Destito for another score.
CVU 6, Rutland 0: The Champlain Valley Union High School boys soccer team beat Rutland to cap-ture the Jay Brady Kickoff Tournament on Sept. 7.
Jami Lashua scored two goals to lead the Redhawks (3-0) and earn tournament MVP honors. Erik Stolen added a goal and an assist, while Jonah Roberts, Holden Batchelder and Fritz Wetzell each tallied once. Jett Barbic made three saves to earn the shutout.
CVU earned a 5-0 win over Rice on Sept. 5 to open the Jay Brady Kickoff and the Redhawks started the season with a 6-0 win over Burr and Burton on Friday, Aug. 30.
CVU 5, Burr and Burton 0:
The CVU defense earned its first shutout of the season and the Redhawks earned a 5-0 win over Burr and Burton on Saturday, Sept. 7, in field hockey. Five different goal scorers found the back of the net for the Redhawks (2-2) with Flynn Hall, Sydney Peet, Mackenzie Marcus, Ava Bartlett and Lena Ashooh all scoring once. Champlain Valley dropped their matchup against South Burlington on Thursday, Sept. 5, losing 3-2.
CVU 3, Montpelier 0: The CVU girls volleyball team won its second match of the season on Friday. The Redhawks beat Montpelier in straight sets, winning 25-3, 26-24 and 25-12 for a 2-0 record. CVU opened the season with a 3-0 win over Mid-Vermont Christian on Wednesday.
The CVU boys golf team captured a win at the Cedar Knoll Country Club on Thursday. CVU finished with a team score of 163 to beat St. Johnsbury (188) and Milton (263). Nate Godbout won medalist honors with a 37, while Evan Forrest followed with a 39, Austin Igler had a 43 and Ayden Forando and Cam Saia both came in with a 44.
CVU Weekly Sports Schedule
Sept. 12 – Sept. 17
THURSDAY, Sept. 12
Boys Golf – at Newport Country Club, 9:30 a.m.
Girls Golf – at Links at Lang Farm, 4 p.m.
Boys Volleyball – CVU vs. Vermont Commons, 4:30 p.m.
Girls Volleyball – CVU vs. Vermont Commons, 6 p.m.
FRIDAY, Sept. 13
Field Hockey – CVU vs. Burlington, 4 p.m.
Boys Soccer – CVU vs. Burlington, 4:30 p.m.
Girls Volleyball – CVU vs. Harwood, 4:30 p.m.
SATURDAY, Sept. 14
Cross Country – at Queensbury, N.Y., 11 a.m.
Football – CVU at St. Johnsbury, 1 p.m.
Girls Soccer – CVU at Mount Anthony, 1 p.m.
MONDAY, Sept. 15
Boys Golf – at Vermont National Country Club, 4 p.m.
Girls Golf – at St. Johnsbury Country Club, 4 p.m.
TUESDAY, Sept. 16
Field Hockey – CVU at Mount Mansfield, 4:30 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 17
Boys Soccer – CVU at St. Johnsbury, 4:30 p.m.
Girls Volleyball – CVU at Randolph, 4:30 p.m.