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 »

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 »

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 »

CVU heads to Nordic championships this weekend

The high school nordic season is coming to a close and the sport is preparing to crown its champions, and the Champlain Valley girls and boys teams are right in the mix. With the classic championship on Friday, Feb. 24 at Rikert Nordic Center in Middlebury, and the skate meet on Monday, Feb. 27, at… Read More »

Redhawks recap

Boys hockey Champlain Valley 4, South Burlington 1: Champlain Valley scored twice in the first period to top South Burlington 4-1 in the annual CSB Cup game at Cairns Arena on Saturday. Joe Parento and Jake Schaefer scored in the first to put the Redhawks (10-6-2) ahead early. Colin Lach and Jennings Lobel each added… Read More »

CVU wrestling has high hopes going into state championships

With two top seeds, the Champlain Valley Union High School wrestling team has high hopes heading into this weekend’s Vermont wrestling state championships at Vergennes High School. Jacob Griggs and Jarrett Legg, both seniors, will lead the Redhawks into the annual competition as the team looks to dethrone reigning champ Mount Anthony, winners of the… Read More »

Redhawks recap

Redhawks recap

Boys basketball Champlain Valley 57, St. Johnsbury 52: The Champlain Valley boys basketball team continued their hot play with a win over visiting St. Johnsbury on Monday night. Four players reached double figures for the Redhawks (15-1), who have won 13 straight, with George Davis leading the way with 12 points. Colin Monsey (11 points),… Read More »

CVU boys beat Rice, stand at 14-1

CVU boys beat Rice, stand at 14-1

How does the Champlain Valley boys basketball team build a 14-1 record and vault towards the top of the Vermont Principals’ Association Division I rankings? The clues are in the scorebook. In Monday night’s 39-34 win over Rice – a team that has won six of the last 10 D-I titles – seven CVU players… Read More »

Redhawks recap

Girls basketball Champlain Valley 51, Mount Anthony 41: Champlain Valley went on a 16-2 run in the fourth quarter to pull away for a win over host Mount Anthony on Thursday night. Shannon Loiseau led the Redhawks (10-2) with 14 points, 11 rebounds, seven blocks, and four assists, while Jaime Vachon scored eight points. Abby… Read More »

redhawks recap

Girls hockey Champlain Valley-Mount Mansfield 6, Northfield 2: The Champlain Valley-Mount Mansfield co-op girls hockey team made it four wins in their last six games with a victory over Northfield. Lydia Maitland found the back of the net twice and added an assist for the CougarHawks (4-8), while Jackie Ryan also added two goals and… Read More »