September 30, 2016

Armadillos lose in semifinals after a season that soared

rent Tremblay makes the long throw from third base over pitcher Ken Freeman’s head.

rent Tremblay makes the long throw from third base over pitcher Ken Freeman’s head.

By Reid Crosby

Special to the Observer

The Williston Armadillos season ended a week sooner than they had hoped, with a loss in the Vermont Senior Baseball League semifinals to the Montpelier Monties. The Armadillos defeated the Monties during the regular season, but it was not the Armadillos’ day, losing 6-2 on Sunday, Sept. 18 at Williston Central School. [Read more…]

CVU boys volleyball bests Essex in first official rematch since 2015 championship

Photo courtesy of CVU Redhawks Jeffrey Boliba spikes the ball over the net at  Essex on Sept. 19.

Photo courtesy of CVU Redhawks
Jeffrey Boliba spikes the ball over the net at Essex on Sept. 19.

By Kelly Devine

Special to the Observer

Last Monday night, CVU’s Redhawks put away the 2015 State Champion Essex Hornets in their first match-up of the 2016 boy’s volleyball season. They came away with a solid win over four sets, breaking the Hornets’ four-season winning streak. ”This was a big win as Essex is a strong team and we beat them on their home court,” said Jeff Boliba, the coach. [Read more…]