CVU teams head into final weeks with momentum

CVU teams head into final weeks with momentum

By LAUREN READ CROSS-COUNTRY The Champlain Valley Union girls cross-country team certainly had a good warmup for the upcoming NVAC District Championships last weekend. The Redhawks traveled to New York City on Saturday to compete in the Manhattan Invitational and came back with a program-best third place finish. CVU came in third in the Eastern… Read More »

Go fish: High school anglers hooked on new sport

Go fish: High school anglers hooked on new sport

By LAUREN READ The championship season is starting early for Champlain Valley Union. The brand-new bass fishing team will represent the Redhawks in Saturday’s first-ever Vermont bass fishing state tournament, looking to earn some early fall-season glory. The tournament will take place at Apple Bay Marina in South Hero from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.… Read More »

Redhawks rule the pitches and courts

Redhawks rule the pitches and courts

By LAUREN READ GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY The Champlain Valley Union girls cross country team traveled back from the Manchester Invitational in New Hampshire with a trophy. The CVU girls finished in the top spot in the Manchester Invitational on Saturday, with Alice Larson and Ella Whitman each earning a place in the top 7 to… Read More »

CVU’s Nauheimer gets to mold young volleyball program

CVU’s Nauheimer gets to mold young volleyball program

By LAUREN READ Champlain Valley Union High School’s new girls volleyball coach Jeanne Nauheimer had a unique set of circumstances on her hands. The three-year old program has seen quite a bit of success – winning the state’s inaugural championship in 2016 and finishing second last season – but the players are still just newcomers… Read More »

Fall teams in full swing on the pitch, the court and gridiron

Fall teams in full swing on the pitch, the court and gridiron

By LAUREN READ GIRLS SOCCER CVU 2, South Burlington 0: The Champlain Valley Union girls soccer team continued their hot start for the season, defeating host South Burlington 2-0 on Friday. Olivia Zubarik had both goals for the Redhawks, now 2-0. Catherine Gilwee had the assist on both tallies, while Maryn Askew made five saves… Read More »

CVU field hockey, x-c, soccer teams start strong

CVU field hockey, x-c, soccer teams start strong

By LAUREN READ FIELD HOCKEY CVU 6, Burlington 0: Champlain Valley Union field hockey started the fall season on the right note last weekend. The Redhawks defense did not allow a shot on goal to earn the shutout and Flynn Hall paced the offense in a 6-0 win over Burlington on Friday in Hinesburg. Hall had three… Read More »

Two sports, one season, one athlete

Two sports, one season, one athlete

By LAUREN READ Last year, Nate Godbout was disappointed with his performance in the Vermont golf state championships. This year, the Champlain Valley Union junior has a plan to improve his play for the post season: play more golf. “I hadn’t played enough weekday matches in golf to prepare myself,” Godbout said. “Making sure I… Read More »