CVU boys baseball, LAX notch wins

CVU boys baseball, LAX notch wins

LAUREN READ Sports Correspondent BASEBALL CVU 7, Burr and Burton 1: Storm Rushford continued his successful start to the season, leading Champlain Valley Union High School to a win over Burr and Burton on Monday afternoon. Rushford struck out 10 batters and allowed just three hits over four innings of work to earn the win… Read More »

CVU Spring Sports Preview 2019

CVU Spring Sports Preview 2019

By Lauren Read • Photos by Al Frey GIRLS LA-CROSSE Coach: Tucker Pierson (fourth season) Last season: 10-7, lost in the Division I championship game Key returnees: Teddi Simons, senior, defense; Sara Kelley, senior, defense; Sophia Cresta, senior, attack; Caroline Reynolds, senior, midfield. Key newcomers: Too early to tell Outlook: After advancing all the way… Read More »

CVU’s Alice Larson named 2018-19 Gatorade Vermont Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year

CVU’s Alice Larson named 2018-19 Gatorade Vermont Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year

STAFF REPORT Champlain Valley Union sophomore student athlete Alice Larson received a post-season honor this week when she was named the 2018-19 Gatorade Vermont Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year. In its 34 years of recognizing nation’s best high school athletes, Gatorade has chosen a CVU runner for the distinction only two other times.… Read More »

Redhawks Boys Soccer headed to Division I final

Redhawks Boys Soccer headed to Division I final

By MADELINE HUGHES Fans braced the chilly October day Tuesday to watch the Champlain Valley Union boys soccer team win the Division 1 semifinal game. The team followed their post-season script, playing a strong defense and getting onto the scoreboard in the second half, beating Burlington High School 1-0. Despite the wind and muddy field,… Read More »

Semifinal win sets up girls volleyball Essex rematch

Semifinal win sets up girls volleyball Essex rematch

BY LAUREN READ A rocking gym, a tight back-and-forth match and a Mount Mansfield team looking to knock off top-seeded Champlain Valley Union and you have all the ingredients for an exciting Division I girls volleyball semifinal. After the Cougars took the third set to extend the match Tuesday afternoon, CVU reasserted themselves in the… Read More »

Undefeated: Soccer, volleyball teams finish winning seasons

Undefeated: Soccer, volleyball teams finish winning seasons

By LAUREN READ GIRLS SOCCER Champlain Valley Union 5, Colchester 1: The Champlain Valley Union girls soccer team finished the regular season undefeated again after beating Colchester, 5-1, on Thursday. Sydney Jimmo and Josie Pecor each had two goals for the Redhawks (14-0), who went undefeated last season en route to the D-I state title.… Read More »