Posts filed under: Sports

CVU Girls Basketball win championship

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Seeds are for birds when it comes to high school basketball With CVU men’s basketball team ranked #1 and the women ranked #2 in the...

Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports race team competes

Amy Snow Lothrop | Contributor During the last two years the Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports program at Bolton Valley Resort has supported kids of all ages and Vermont veterans...

Edd’s Sports Report: Feb. 22

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor CVU men join CVU women at the top of the state Basketball is the name of the game in the CVU gym this winter. The...

A little tai chi before noon anyone?

Staff report Looking to improve balance, gain strength and reduce joint inflammation, as well as increase mobility, agility and flexibility? Learn deep breathing and visualization techniques for health and pain...

Charlotte ice rink abuzz with activity

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor This weekend was the revival of outdoor ice rinks. Oh yeah, Fenway Park tried to make something of it with a bunch of games in...

Sports Roundup: Jan. 26

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Men’s soccer coach Katie Mack takes a new position on the sidelines Hired three years ago, Katie Mack was the first woman to head the...

Sports Roundup: Jan. 11, 2017

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Redhawks’ winter teams off and running Despite what appeared to be a brief holiday break, CVU’s winter sports teams have hit the rinks, courts, gyms,...

Sports Roundup, Dec. 14

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor CVU cross-country season closes on a high note As he has been doing all year, Redhawk runner Tyler Murphy finished his senior season in high...

Machavern sits on the pole at Circuit of America

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor It was a true race. Charlotte native Dillon Machavern, driving his Heritage Motorsports Ford Mustang in a Trans Am Series TA2, began on the pole...

CVU Girls Volleyball take home the crown

After three club seasons, Champlain Valley Union High School Girls Volleyball emerged victorious after a 15-10 win against Essex in the first VPA-sanctioned volleyball championships at St. Michael’s College on...

CVU Volleyhawks sweep first state championship

Kelly Devine | Contributor The CVU boys and girls both took home the state title in the first ever, VPA-sanctioned volleyball championships held at St. Michael’s on Saturday, Nov. 5....

Sports Roundup, Nov. 2

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Cross-country teams don’t need to shovel their way to victory In what turned out to be a warm-up for the upcoming Division I state meet,...

Who you gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS!

Lynn Monty | Editor in Chief  Chittenden County was well represented by the Ghostbusters girls lacrosse team in the second annual Field of Screams Lacrosse Tournament in Queensbury, New York....

Sports Roundup

Edd Merritt | Contributing Editor Outside of cross country, CVU fall sports teams waver around the tops of their divisions CVU cross-country runners are clearly the best in the state...

Tadasana: One simple yoga pose for fall

Kathleen Fleming | Contributor School is back in session, fall activities are in full swing, and the crisp autumn evenings are upon us. This can often be a time of...

Sports Roundup for Oct. 5

Ed Merritt | Contributing Editor CVU finishes one and two in major invitational cross-country meets With Charlotte’s Sophie Gorman leading the state’s women runners and CVU’s Tyler Marshall heading Vermont’s...

Sports Roundup

By Edd Merritt | Contributor Redhawks rely on defense Football is often a game of defense, and that was the case against South Burlington and Rice in the last two weeks....

Sports Round up

South Burlington and Essex were sites of CVU’s continued prominence in cross-country running. Charlotte’s Sophia Gorman led the way in both women’s races, winning the Rebel Run’s junior and senior...

Stefan Pierson Soccer Tournament raises money for a good cause

VU fielded teams of 17 alumni, including Chris Sulva, Ezra Mount-Finette and Sam Raszka from Charlotte. The CVU team lost 2-0 to Essex in the semifinals. ...

Sports Report

CVU standout ball players Andrew Bortnick and Sam Mikell are continuing their seasons this summer playing for the SD Ireland-sponsored American Legion baseball team. So far, Ireland stands at 4...