Essex, South Burlington loom for boys hockey

The Champlain Valley Union High boys ice hockey team has two games left this year. On Wednesday, the Redhawks head to Cairns Arena to take on South Burlington High. A week later, they’ll be at the Essex Skating Facility to face Essex High.
The team is coming off a weekend in Canada. On Saturday, they played Loyola of Canada, which edged them 5-4.  On Saturday, they tied Lower Canada 1-1.
The new year will bring a Jan. 2 contest with Spaulding.
—Observer staff report