By Mal Boright
The defending Division 1 champion Champlain Valley Union High boys hockey team’s winning string got snapped Wednesday with a 4-1 defeat at the sticks of 7-1-2 South Burlington High playing at Cairns Arena as the Rebels’ home contest.
Cam Rivard gave the Redhawks a 1-0 lead but South Burlington then found the net four times, despite Greg Talbert’s 20 stops in the CVU nets.
Next up, the Redhawks will return to Cairns Saturday (1:05 p.m.) to meet rival Essex High, which has a scintillating 8-0-2 record. [Read more...]