Observer staff report

The Champlain Valley Union High field hockey team will take on top-seeded South Burlington High in the championship game Saturday, after beating defending champion Essex High in a Tuesday semifinal game.

Lydia Maitland knocked in a goal in the second half for Tuesday’s 1-0 win over the Hornets.

Third-seeded CVU has beaten South Burlington twice during the regular season. The championship test will be played at the University of Vermont, with a time to be announced.