The Colcchester boys soccer squad ended its season on Tuesday with a loss to Champlain Valley Union in the opening round of the state playoffs, the second loss to CVU in three days. After a 3-1-1 start, the Lakers went 0-9-1 in its final 10 games of the season. Tuesday’s game marked the final contest for seniors David Cross, Ben Clark, Sergei Sonntag, Tyler Cirillo, Jace Laquerre and Jaeger Nedde.

Photos by Kyle St. Peter.


Colchester players react to a goal during the Lakers game against CVU last Saturday.


Van Nguyen, left, battles for the ball with a CVU player.


Tyler Crillo jostles for position with a CVU defender.


The CHS goalkeeper reaches for a save against CVU on Saturday.