CVU athletes added to all-star teams

CVU athletes added to all-star teams

By LAUREN READ The Vermont Soccer Coaches Association released the high school boys soccer all-state teams and Division I state champion Champlain Valley Union was well represented. Four CVU players were named to the Division I all-state team and coach Rob Cole was name Large School Coach of the Year after leading the Redhawks to… Read More »

Still running: Redhawks x-c girls headed to Oregon

Still running: Redhawks x-c girls headed to Oregon

By LAUREN READ Nothing the Champlain Valley Union girls cross country team had accomplished this season could prepare them for the end of the Nike Cross Northeast Regionals on Saturday in Wappinger Falls, N.Y. State championships and record point totals meant nothing as CVU tried to book a spot in the Nike Cross national championships… Read More »

All-star season has a few Redhawks still in the game

All-star season has a few Redhawks still in the game

By LAUREN READ It was North vs. South on Saturday at Castleton University and Champlain Valley Union’s Bennett Cheer helped lead the North to a 57-35 win in the Vermont senior all-star football game. St. Johnsbury quarterback Jake Cady paced the North team, going 26 of 36 for 442 yards and four touchdowns and he… Read More »

CVU girls cross-country races to New England championship

CVU girls cross-country races to New England championship

By LAUREN READ The Champlain Valley Union girls cross-country team just can’t stop setting records. One week after finishing with their lowest point total at the Vermont state championships, the Redhawks did it again. CVU captured the 84th New England high school championship on Saturday with 78 total points – their lowest point total at… Read More »

Record-setting runners

Record-setting runners

CVU cross-country team members set new records this past Saturday, winning the New England regional high school championship meet in Manchester, N.H. Left to right: Chloe Silverman, Cate Noel, Ella Whitman, Alicia Veronneau, Jasmine Nails, Sadie Holmes and Alice Larson.

Middle schoolers finish fast at cross-country finals

Middle schoolers finish fast at cross-country finals

Local runners finished well in the Vermont Middle School Cross-Country Run Championship, wrapping up a season that spanned all kinds of weather and all kinds of terrain. Matthew Servin of Charlotte, who ran for the Mater Christi team, finished second overall in the boys race, which took place on Oct. 28 at Trapp Family Lodge… Read More »

Essex defeats CVU in D-I girls volleyball title rematch

Essex defeats CVU in D-I girls volleyball title rematch

By JOSH KAUFMANN Imposing as the undefeated No. 1 seed, Essex’s size and athleticism were what doomed Champlain Valley Union’s valiant and intense effort to win the rivals’ third straight finals meeting. The Redhawks had won the inaugural Vermont Principals Association girls volleyball tournament over Essex, and were looking to avenge the Hornets’ 2018 finals… Read More »

Three finals – three titles for Redhawks boys volleyball

Three finals – three titles for Redhawks boys volleyball

By JOSH KAUFMANN The Redhawk boys dropped their first set of the season but dominated from the service line and at the net the rest of the afternoon, remaining Vermont’s only boys volleyball state champion with their third straight title in a 3-1 victory over Lyndon Institute on Saturday at St. Michael’s College. The Vikings… Read More »

Undefeated: Season goes down the wire to D-I boys soccer title

Undefeated: Season goes down the wire to D-I boys soccer title

By LAUREN READ Fewer than three minutes into the Division I boys soccer state championship game on Saturday at Burlington’s Buck Hard Field, Champlain Valley Union found itself in an unfamiliar position. The top-seeded Redhawks surrendered an early goal to the St. Johnsbury Hilltoppers and, for the first time all season, trailed in a game.… Read More »