Cream of the crop

Cream of the crop

Right: Barre racer Jason Corliss (No. 66 front) edged out Hinesburg’s Bobby Therrien (No. 5 back) in the final corner of the final lap of Sunday’s 56th Vermont Milk Bowl at Thunder Road Speedbowl. The pair sat tied in the 5th and 6th spots going into the third and final 50-lap segment, with Therrien in… 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 »

Mini-Metro basketball tryouts soon

Tryouts are coming up for CVU Mini-Metro Basketball League teams for boys and girls in grades 5-8. Tryouts will be held in the Champlain Valley Union High School gym for the following age groups on these dates: • 7-8 grade boys: Monday, Sept. 24, and Wenesday, Sept. 26, 7-8:30 p.m. • 7-8 grade girls: Saturday,… 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 »

Little League at the big leagues

Little League at the big leagues

Little League season may be over but some Shelburne Little League players, coaches and family members managed to get in field trips in the final days of summer that were all about the big leagues. Top: The Shelburne Storm Little League baseball team on Aug. 26 visited the NESN TV studio as guests for “NESN Clubhouse,”… Read More »