Richford kicked off its 2014 fall soccer season with a pair of wins over United Christian Academy in Newport on Thursday. The girls shut out the Crusaders, 5-0, and the boys got five goals from freshmen and sophomores on the … Read more
Milton kicked off the local high school football season with a come-from-behind, 14-6 win over North Country on Friday night in Newport. On Saturday, BFA-St. Albans pulled away from Mt. Mansfield for a 30-14 victory in Jericho, while BFA-Fairfax overwhelmed … Read more
A page of photos and results from Saturday’s Run For Your Life, today in the Messenger Sports section. Subscribe here View all 218 photos here
One hundred and sixty-two teams and Ironman/Ironwoman competitors took part in Sunday’s Bay Day triathlon, though the Coast Guard mandated elimination of the on-water portion of the race because of high winds and waves. Only championship-division teams were allowed onto … Read more
POULTNEY — Missisquoi had more base runners and scoring chances, but Mt. Anthony scored all of its runs in a hectic third inning and escaped extra innings by 61 feet to take the Division I softball state championship, 4-3 Monday night … Read more
VERGENNES — They started 10 minutes early in an effort to beat the worsening rainstorm, but BFA-Fairfax and Vergennes didn’t make it all the way through the first inning before their Division II semifinal was halted. Subscribe for all the … Read more
Missisquoi Valley Union celebrates its 12-3 win over Essex, the team’s third straight over the Hornets, and the only three losses Essex has suffered since the 2011 final. MVU plays Mt. Anthony for the Division I championship in Poultney Saturday.
Six Franklin County baseball and softball teams played semifinals on Tuesday, with half winning and advancing to state championship games. BFA-Fairfax earned a second straight trip to Centennial Field with a 2-1 Division III baseball victory over Peoples Academy. In … Read more
Senior Missy Hango and junior Stephanie Griffin led Richford’s girls to a second consecutive Division IV title while 10 local athletes won individual titles in four track and field championships Friday and Saturday. Subscribe or pick up a copy of … Read more
Finishing a game postponed by Tuesday’s thunderstorm, Division I top seed BFA-St. Albans defeated Missisquoi on Wednesday, 7-1. Subscribe for the full story and all local sports coverage.