With but three more meets before the Feb. 13 annual state competition at Essex High, the Champlain Valley Union High gymnastics team sailed past St. Johnsbury Academy and Middlebury Union on Tuesday night in a home session at Green Mountain Gymnastics in Williston.
CVU scored 135.25 points to 128.45 for the runner-up Hilltoppers from St. Johnsbury and 106.95 for Middlebury.
The Redhawks' Ashley Bachand won the all-around, scoring victories on the vault and bars plus in floor exercise. She took a third on the balance beam.
Amanda Holman took second in floor exercise, third on the bars and tied for third with teammate Madison Boudeau on the vault.
— Mal Boright, Observer correspondent