CVU Nordic skiers finish strong in Jericho meet1/22/09

The Champlain Valley Union High girls and boys Nordic ski teams captured second and a tie for third in a cross country meet last weekend in Jericho.

The girls took the runner-up spot behind the victorious Mount Anthony Union High team, which posted just 12 points to the Redhawks’ 45 in the 10-school event.

Danika Frisbie led CVU with a fifth place finish while teammate Molly Hebert came in eighth. Mount Anthony skiers captured six of the top 10 spots.

CVU’s Sam Hughes took third in the boys division. The Redhawks tied with Mount Mansfield Union for third behind winning Mount Anthony and second place North Country Union.

— Mal Boright, Observer correspondent