Diemer leads Rice assault on S. Burlington

Diemer leads Rice assault on S. Burlington

On home turf last weekend, Rice Memorial High School Green Knights trounced the South Burlington Wolves 33-13. Rice quarterback Tré Diemer of Shelburne (left), threw in the air for nearly 400 yards, and ran for four touchdowns. On right is Shelburne guard Will Bond; Alex Ritchie, center, tackle.

Machavern wins IMSA drivers’ championship

Machavern wins IMSA drivers’ championship

Dillon Machavern of Charlotte and his racing partner Dylan Murcott of Ancram, N.Y. won the 2017 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Series Grand Sport Drivers’ Championship. Points are accumulated over the season and the team with the most points at the end is awarded the championship. Sports car racing is unique, in that engines and… Read More »

Redhawk Recap

Redhawk Recap

FOOTBALL Champlain Valley Union 20, South Burlington 6: The CVU football team rode its defense to a 20-6 win over host South Burlington on Friday night to return to .500 on the season. Graham Walker had two interceptions that turned into touchdowns in the second half to help the Redhawks (3-3) pull away. Walker’s first… Read More »

Redhawk Recap

Redhawk Recap

BOYS VOLLEYBALL Champlain Valley Union 2, Vermont Commons 1: The Redhawks continued their run of unbeaten play with a 3-1 win over Vermont Commons on Friday. CVU (7-0) emerged from a close first game with a 26-24 win, then doubled the lead with a 25-19 win in the second. Vermont Commons came back and took… Read More »

CVU field hockey had a good day Saturday against Colchester

CVU field hockey had a good day Saturday against Colchester

FIELD HOCKEY CVU 2, Colchester 1: Lydia Maitland’s game-winner helped the CVU field hockey team come out on the winning end of a one-goal game with a 2-1 victory over visiting Colchester on Saturday. Bella Riley opened the scoring for the Redhawks (3-3) with 20 minutes remaining in the game. The Lakers tied the game… Read More »

Boys tryouts for Mini Metro basketball this weekend

Boys in grades 5-8 interested in winter basketball can try out this weekend at Champlain Valley Union High School. The Mini Metro league is a competitive basketball league with teams from area high school districts. The season runs from early November through mid-February, with one or two practices during the week and Sunday games. Practices… Read More »

Local soccer players hit collegiate fields

Local soccer players hit collegiate fields

Six local mens soccer players are busy roaming the pitch for Vermont college teams this fall. Zack Evans, Nolan Jimmo, and Luke Magnier – all from Shelburne – are busy playing for the University of Vermont. Staige Davis (Shelburne) and Allesandro Delia (Charlotte) are both playing for Norwich University, and Richard Baccei (Shelburne) plays at… Read More »

Under control

Under control

  GIRLS SOCCER Champlain Valley 2, Burlington 0: Champlain Valley came up with two 2-0 wins this week to run their undefeated streak to three games. Ali Bisaccia and Charlotte Hill both struck for goals in the final 30 minutes to get the win over Burlington on Saturday afternoon. Natalie Durieux had an assist on… Read More »

CVU Spirit Day to raise funds for hurricane relief

Saturday is Champlain Valley Union High School’s Spirit Day and the Student Council hopes the occasion can raise funds to support relief efforts for those hit by hurricanes Harvey and Irma through Global Giving online. On Saturday, all of the school’s athletic teams are competing in sporting events and participating in this fundraiser. People are… Read More »