CVU softball team eyes first win (4/30/09)

April 30, 2009

Victims of a six-run explosion by Mount Mansfield Union High Tuesday in Jericho Center, the 0-4 Champlain Valley Union High softball team will be on the road Thursday against 1-1 Colchester High.


    Observer photo by Karen Pike
Champlain Valley Union High second baseman Kayla McCarthy makes the play at second base during Saturday’s game against Spaulding High.

MMU’s sixth inning bash produced an 18-14 victory over the Redhawks for the 1-2 Cougars.

Emily Himberg continued her solid hitting for CVU, lashing two hits, including a double and scoring a pair of runs. Sara Eddy-Stewart also connected for a pair of hits.

The Redhawks were held to five hits Saturday in a 10-7 loss at home to 2-1 Spaulding High of Barre.

Cassidy Maglaris produced two of the Redhawks’ hits and drove in a run.

— Mal Boright, Observer correspondent