Vermont Sports Hall of Fame inductees include CVU alumna

By LAUREN READ A former standout athlete at Champlain Valley Union High School and Middlebury College joins a dozen others headed to the Vermont Sports Hall of Fame this spring. Freestyle skier Ann Battelle of Williston will be inducted into the Hall’s seventh class, it was announced last week at St. Michael’s College. Another Vermont… Read More »

CVU dominates courts; ski racers hit the trails

CVU dominates courts; ski racers hit the trails

By LAUREN READ GIRLS BASKETBALL CVU 49, St. Johnsbury 40. Champlain Valley Union got a measure of payback for last year’s Division I title game loss, beating St. Johnsbury 49-40 on Tuesday night. Makenna Boyd paced the RedHawks with an 18-point effort on the road. Catherine Gilwee added 11 points and Julia Blanck was strong… Read More »

Devil’s Bowl Speedway goes independent in 2019

STAFF REPORT Devil’s Bowl Speedway, the half-mile dirt racetrack in West Haven has announced that it will carry its own sanctioning and licensing for the 2019 season. “We are very excited to be an independent track in 2019,” promoter Mike Bruno said. “Our business model has seen major changes in the last two years and… Read More »

He shoots, he scores!

He shoots, he scores!

No. 5 Ethan Harvey goes up for a shot Monday night when CVU boys blasted past South Burlington with a 70-47 win. Harvey scored a career record 27 points in the game. Winter high school sports are in full swing.

Spring coaches needed for Girls on the Run

Registration is open now for adults interested in coaching in the spring Girls on the Run of Vermont program. This physical activity and positive youth development program inspires girls in third through eighth grades to be joyful, healthy and confident. The 10-week program incorporates running to teach critical life skills, encourages personal development and fosters… Read More »

Special Olympics Vermont holds holiday games

Special Olympics Vermont holds holiday games

By LISA SCAGLIOTTI Special Olympics Vermont hosted its Holiday Games at St. Michael’s College Dec. 9. Dozens of athletes from around Vermont participated in swimming, floorball and bowling competitions. Local athletes who took part were Shelburne swimmers Jesse Campbell, Olivia Lamothe and Terry Taylor; Toni Duba and Scott Krueger from Hinesburg in singles bowling; Carrie… Read More »

CVU starts off winter season strong

CVU starts off winter season strong

By LAUREN READ WRESTLING The Champlain Valley Union wrestling team headed to the Londonderry (N.H.) Holiday Invitation on Saturday and came back with some hardware. Justin Bissonette earned the top spot in the 170 lb. weight class and Jared Forsythe was first in the 182 lb. weight class. It was the second win a row… Read More »