Dec. 18, 2008
All-Division 3 honors went to eight members of this fall’s Champlain Valley Union High football team, divided between the offensive and defensive side of the ball.
File photo by Karen Pike
Tommy Powers of Champlain Valley Union High carries the ball against Mount Abraham Union in October. Powers was named to the coaches’ All-Division 3 second team and earned honorable mention for the Burlington Free Press All-State team.
Courtesy photo by Terri Zittritsch
Champlain Valley Union High football player Matt Gault (64) sets a block during a game against Winooski earlier this fall. Gault was named to the coaches’ All-Division 3 first team and the Burlington Free Press All-State second team.
In addition, offensive lineman Matt Gault was named to the Burlington Free Press All-State second team, while running back Tommy Powers earned All-State honorable mention.
Gault, a senior, was placed on the coaches’ All-Division 3 first team. Powers, wide receiver Michael Bonfigli and place kicker Andrew Lieberman were named to the second team. All are seniors.
From the defense, junior Matt Long was named to the All-Division 3 second team by coaches. Honorable mentions went to sophomore defensive back Konnor Fleming, senior linebacker Josh Duncan and senior lineman Tyler Hulbert.
— Mal Boright, Observer correspondent