September 5th, 2013
Having dispatched the Eagles at Mount Abraham Union 4-0 Tuesday, the defending Division 1 champion Champlain Valley Union High girls soccer team heads for Burlington High Thursday for an evening clash (7 p.m.).
The Redhawks’ home opener is set for Monday at 4:30 p.m. against Rice Memorial High, which nipped Burlington 3-2 Tuesday.
Coach Stan Williams’ debut as soccer mentor was highlighted by Haliana Burhans, who notched a pair of goals plus an assist in the victory Tuesday. Mackenzie Kingston and Hannah Pease also tallied for CVU.
Goalie Maddie Turneau had three stops as CVU put up the big zero in the goals against column.
—Mal Boright, Observer correspondent