CVU girls go the distance at state track meet

While the team competitions belonged to other schools on Saturday’s Division I Vermont indoor track state championships, the girls distance races belonged to Champlain Valley Union High School. CVU freshman Alice Larson, the only Redhawk girl to finish in the top five in the individual competitions, won the 1,500 meter race and the 3,000 meter… Read More »

CVU grad, ski legend makes Vermont Sports Hall of Fame

Hillary Engisch-Klein, a Champlain Valley Union High School graduate, was among 11 Vermont athletes named as inductees to the Vermont Sports Hall of Fame during an announcement on Tuesday at Saint Michael’s College. Engisch-Klein, a native of Williston, was “the dominant force in emerging sport of women’s mogul skiing” according to press release from the… Read More »

The streak continues

The streak continues

A matchup of two of the top teams in Division I girls basketball turned slightly scary midway through the second quarter Monday night when Tim Rice, the Rice Memorial High School coach, collapsed in the second quarter of the game at Champlain Valley Union High School. Rice, who also collapsed at the 2015 D-I semifinal… Read More »

Redhawks ‘rebuilding’ with time to rebound

Redhawks ‘rebuilding’ with time to rebound

After coming down from the success of the 2016-17 high school basketball season – a 22-win campaign that resulted in the Champlain Valley Union High School boys basketball program’s first state championship appearance – reality soon set in. The Redhawks said goodbye to all but four of the members of the state finalist team and… Read More »

Redhawk Recap — CVU girls basketball remains undefeated, 11-0

GIRLS BASKETBALL The Champlain Valley Union High School girls basketball team extended their unbeaten streak in an exciting way on Monday night, coming from behind to top Essex 59-54 in double overtime. Catherine Gilwee hit a 3-pointer with a little over five seconds remaining in the first overtime period to extend the game, then Shannon… Read More »

Redhawk Recap

Redhawk Recap

BOYS BASKETBALL CVU 58, BFA-St. Albans 37: Mason Otley’s big second quarter helped the CVU boys basketball team win its fifth game of the season when they topped BFA-St. Albans on Friday. Otley scored 14 points, all in the second quarter, to pace the Redhawks offense, while Paul Keen added 12 points for CVU (5-2),… Read More »

Redhawk Recap

Redhawk Recap

BOYS BASKETBALL The Champlain Valley Union High School boys basketball team went down to the wire with visiting South Burlington on Monday night, with the Redhawks emerging with a 58-54 win. Graham Walker had 14 points to lead the way for the Redhawks (4-2), who led by two with under 30 seconds to play and… Read More »

Free Press names Durieux top player

CVU girls soccer player Natalie Durieux was named the Burlington Free Press girls soccer player of the year in an issue out last week. Durieux, who scored nine goals and added seven assists for the state champion Redhawks, was also named to the Free Press’s first team. Sophomore Charlotte Hill was also named to the… Read More »