Mr. Zachary Hark, Sports Correspondent
SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT — Champlain Valley Union High School’s Varsity Lacrosse team won their 2nd game of the season 10-3 over South Burlington High School on Wednesday, April 10th.
The Wolves started off strong with the first goal of the game, but it wasn’t long before the Hawks made it 1-1.
The Wolves’ quickly regained the lead after the 9th minute making the score 2-1.
“I knew that we were perfectly capable of coming back,” said Kyle Cahn, CVU Junior and #20 for the Hawks, “It wasn’t if we were going to come back, it was when.”
While the teams were pretty evenly matched up in the first half, the Redhawks excelled in the fourth quarter. They scored 5 goals to secure the win.
The Redhawks had a total of 27 shots on goal while the Wolves only had 11.
CVU Varsity starting goalie, Bobby Spencer, made 8 saves during the game as the ball was mostly on the SB side of the field.
“It was a great game. SB started strong, but we just had what it took for the win,” said Nate Cuttitta of the CVU Redhawks after the game.
Jake Schafer, CVU senior had an outstanding game with 5 goals and an assist by the end of the game.
The Hawks’ next feast will be Monday, April 15th at 4pm. They will be away playing at the Alumni Field against Rutland High School.