The Champlain Valley Union High School girls won the cross-country state championship for the fourth year in a row—the ninth win in the past 10 years.
Taylor Spillane led the team to victory with a time of 19:07.9, with Autumn Eastman in second with a time of 19:22.6. Julienne Devita took fifth with 20:36.5; Abby Keim tenth with 20:55.2; Carly Neeld 13th with 21:27.8; Emma Putre 14th with 21:30.1; and Aleksey Jordick 18th with 21:54.4.
The boys team took the runner-up spot after South Burlington High, with Nick Boutin coming in seventh with a time of 17:45.2. Sean Delaney was 11th with 17:52.5, Clarke Shed 14th with 17:57 and Jared Keyes 19th with 18:10.9.
The New England meet is set for Nov. 10 in Maine.