Vermont’s Nordic Eastern Champions representing Champlain Valley front row from L-R: Parker Francis of Williston, Forrest Hamilton of Shelburne, Marvin Muller, CVU exchange student of Charlotte, and Taylor Spillane of Shelburne. Second row: Sixth from left Cally Braun of Charlotte, Emma Hamilton of Shelburne, and Autumn Eastman of Hinesburg. Third row: Ninth from left Capt. Emmett Peterson of Williston and Sean Delaney of Williston. Fourth row: Third from left Cooper Willsley, tenth from left Thomas Clayton of Charlotte and Capt. Kayla Servin of Charlotte.
While Vermont defended its crown at Eastern High School Nordic skiing championships in Presque Isle, Maine on Sunday, March 17, CVU’s Taylor Spillane completed a hat trick of her own. She raced to wins in the 5K freestyle and 7.5K classical race and was on the relay team that took home first place. Autumn Eastman placed second in the freestyle, third in classic, and fourth in the 1.5K sprint.