Nov. 24, 2010
Tryouts begin Monday at Champlain Valley Union High for winter sports programs.
The schedule is unusually late this season, with opening practice day following the Thanksgiving holiday for the first time in memory.
Basketball tryouts will have the boys working out at 6:30 a.m. and again at 3 p.m., with the girls taking over at 6 p.m. under new varsity coach Jeff Evans.
Hockey tryouts are set for Cairns Arena in South Burlington with the boys on rink 1 at 4 p.m. and the girls at rink 2 starting at 4:10 p.m.
Wrestling candidates will meet right after school at 3:15 p.m. in the CVU mini-gym.
Alpine and Nordic ski candidates will be going through conditioning programs at the school at 3:15 p.m.
Gymnastics candidates will meet new coach Carlie Rivard at 7 p.m. at Green Mountain Gymnastics in Williston.
— Mal Boright, Observer correspondent