Josh Kaufmann

Sports Editor

Josh Kaufmann is the sports editor at the St. Albans Messenger and spends most of his time attending sporting events with camera in hand. Josh covers events year-round from Franklin County high schools and other schools around Vermont

Email: josh@samessenger.com Phone: 802.524.9771 (ext. 110)

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The regular season is finished, seniors (including Bobwhite Garrett Lamothe) have been honored, and playoffs begin Tuesday.

Playoff Pairings

Official Pairings for Boys & Girls Soccer FOOTBALL Division I Quarterfinals Friday, 7 p.m. CVU (8, 3-5) at Middlebury (1, 8-0) BFA-St. Albans (6, 4-4) at Essex (3, 6-2) Colchester (4, 6-2) at Rutland (4, 5-3) Saturday, 1 p.m. Hartford (7, … Read more

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Katelynm FitzSimmons and the Thunderbirds finish the regular season this afternoon against Montpelier. A T-Bird win would set up a playoff rematch against Stowe.

Clear as Mud

With two days left in the regular season , a few local teams will be fighting for their playoff lives tonight and tomorrow. BFA-St. Albans football and Missisquoi boys soccer are both right on the edge going into their final … Read more

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Milton H.S. runners get ready for the costume parade at Tuesday's Fairfax Relays.

Fall Frolic

More than 500 middle- and high-school runners donned costumes and sneakers on Tuesday for the Fairfax Relays. Teams from throughout Northern Vermont competed in a number of categories, none more important than the coveted Best Costume Grand Prize, won by … Read more

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Off and running

First- and second-grade girls start the eighth annual BFA cross country festival, which brought 182 young runners to Hard’ack Recreation Area for rainy races Saturday afternoon. From left are Marianna Recica-Sullivan (793) of Bakersfield, Thaise Atkins (791), Emma Caster (465) … Read more

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Bobwhite With A Boot

BFA’s senior owns the two longest field goals in Vermont high school history, including his booming 57-yarder on Sept. 5. The Messenger looks at the mysteries of a state football record, how Robert Kelly has gotten to be the record-holder, and … Read more

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BFA-Fairfax's Kyke Naylor sends a ball toward the Enosburg goal Wednesday.

Fairfax pulls away from Enosburg, 4-1

Yohance Gill scored two goals Wednesday as BFA-Fairfax earned a 4-1 victory over Enosburg in their Mountain Division boys soccer game. Subscribe for the full story and photos, and for all of the Messenger’s sports coverage.

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Busy weekend for local teams

• Big football wins on the road for Milton and BFA-Fairfax. • BFA-St. Albans boys and girls top Missisquoi under the lights. • 196 local runners compete in the Burlington Invitational. • MVU makes its early goal stand for a 1-0 win … Read more

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NFL’s sins are no longer welcome here

The NFL has built its fabulous fame and wealth while willfully bringing harm to crippled old men, women and children. It steals from taxpayers coming and going. It grudgingly acted on Ray Rice only because there is video that sets the Internet aflame. … Read more

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Hannah Johnson, Michaela Lombard and Ally Gervais chase the ball for Enosburg.

Fairfax overcomes Enosburg effort

Enosburg made huge strides five days after a lopsided loss, keeping BFA-Fairfax within one goal until late in Wednesday’s girls soccer game. Hannah Corrigan and Megan Domina each scored an unassisted goal for the Bullets. Subscribe for all of the Messenger’s … Read more

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