Little League softball pitchers and catchers clinics announced

The Shelburne Little League Softball Committee will be holding free pitching clinics for softball players league ages 8-12 in Jan./Feb. to give players a chance for extra pitching practice and one-on-one instruction prior to the start of the 2017 season. League age is defined as a player’s age as of Dec. 31, 2016 – for example, if your daughter is… Read More »

CVU girls and boys soccer players named to All-State team

CVU girls and boys soccer players named to All-State team

The Vermont Soccer Coaches Association has released its list of All-State soccer players and there are a handful of familiar names earning Division I honors. Three CVU girls soccer players and three Redhawk boys have been named to the D-I All-State team. Senior Sierra Morton, a midfielder, was named to the first team, as were… Read More »

CVU’S Marshall earns trip to Nike Cross Nationals

CVU’S Marshall earns trip to Nike Cross Nationals

By Andy McClellan Tyler Marshall of Hinesburg and CVU continued his phenomenal cross country season with a third-place finish in the Nike Cross Northeast Regionals at Bowdoin Park in Wappingers Falls, N.Y. on Saturday.  The field consisted of the best runners from Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Marshall’s… Read More »

Achilles Tendonitis

By Jeff Albertson As winter settles in and runners take to the treadmill, sports medicine professionals will see a spike in Achilles tendonitis. One reason is that running on a treadmill increases load to the Achilles tendon. Also, runners tend to ‘mix it up’ on a treadmill (more hills, speed work, etc.) to keep from… Read More »

UVM soccer team powered by three former CVU stars

UVM soccer team powered by three former CVU stars

In the quarterfinals of the America East tournament, locked in a double-overtime nail-biter with Binghamton, the University of Vermont men’s soccer team needed a goal to extend their season. Former Champlain Valley standout Shane Haley came through for the Catamounts, weaving his way through defenders with some slick moves before sending a shot on goal… Read More »

CVU field hockey players named to All-Star team

The Metro Division field hockey coaches have released their annual All-Star team, and a host of Champlain Valley players are on the list. Senior defenseman Stasha Rup, junior midfielder Bella Rieley, and junior forward Lydia Maitland from Charlotte were named to the first team. It is the second first-team selection for both Maitland and Rup.… Read More »

Vermont Commons School Students named to Vermont Youth Volleyball Association All-State team

Vermont Commons School Students named to Vermont Youth Volleyball Association All-State team

  “During the regular season, the coaches of the opposing teams watch their rivals carefully,” said Vermont Commons School Volleyball Coach and Chair of the Science Dept. Peter Goff. “They look for excellence of play of course, but they are also watching for on-court sportsmanship.” This is how Amira Silverman, Charlotte resident, senior at Vermont… Read More »

CVU girls XC win New England Championships

CVU girls XC win New England Championships

By Andy McClellan The CVU girls cross country team took first place in the highly competitive New England Championships at Ponaganset High School in Glocester, Rhode Island on Saturday. The 30-team field consisted of the top six high schools from the states of Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Rhode Island and Connecticut. It was the CVU girls’… Read More »

Highlights from CVU’s fall sports season

Highlights from CVU’s fall sports season

Throughout the fall season, the student-athletes at Champlain Valley Union High School provided local fans with lots of fun moments, highlights, and, of course, winning. This year saw the Redhawks capture four more state championships, though not on the soccer pitch as might be expected for ‘Soccer Central.’ After three months of soccer, field hockey,… Read More »

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