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FAIRFAX — The Bullets of BFA Fairfax pulled out a squeaker of a win against the Hazen Union Wildcats on Tuesday evening, 38-37.

SWANTON — Danielle Cummings of MVU signed her national letter of intent on Monday, committing to play field hockey for the Purple Knights next fall.

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ST. ALBANS — Matching their highest scoring output of the season, the BFA Bobwhites (7-3) cruised to a 9-2 victory over Rutland (2-7-1) on Tuesday night.

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RICHFORD — The Rockets earned a 51-33 point victory over Stowe on Tuesday evening. Kamryn Boyce led Richford with 25 points. Elizabeth Snider had 11. Austin Archambault had eight rebounds for the Rockets.

SWANTON — On Saturday evening, the Thunderdome traded its basketball shoes for glitter and grace as MVU hosted a dance competition for the second year in a row.

ST. ALBANS — Coming off of two consecutive losses, the BFA Bobwhites downed visiting Vergennes 52-36 on MLK day.

MONTPELIER — The lady Thunderbirds improved to 5-3 record on Monday evening, earning a 5-4 win over U32 in a rescheduled game.

MORRISVILLE — BFA Fairfax boys varsity basketball team bested Peoples Academy in Morrisville on Monday night, earning a 62-47 point lead over the Wolves.

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MVU/MMU HIGHGATE — The Thunderbirds hosted MMU in a reschedule on Monday evening earning a 4-1 win. 

FAIRFAX — The Bullets girls’ varsity basketball team fell to Peoples Academy on Thursday evening, 39-28.

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ST. ALBANS — Comet coach Luke Cioffi was named Vermont Girls Ice Hockey Coach Of The Year 2018-19 by the National Federation of State High School Associations.

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MILTON — The lady Thunderbirds traveled to Milton on Saturday, picking up their third win of the season and bringing their record to 3-5.

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JERICHO — The Bobwhites varsity basketball team (2-6) traveled to Mount Mansfield Union on Friday, falling 55-43 to the Cougars (3-4).

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SOUTH BURLINGTON — The Bobwhite’s (6-3) earned a 9-1 win over South Burlington on Saturday, an explosive offensive effort in the second boosting BFA past the Wolves (5-2).

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WINOOSKI — The Enosburg girls varsity basketball team traveled to Winooski, earning a 58-28 win over the Spartans.

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RICHFORD — The Rockets hosted Blue Mountain on Friday evening earning a 47-45 win.

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BURLINGTON — The Comets traveled to Leddy Park on Saturday to face undefeated Burlington/Colchester. The Sealakers struck first, netting a goal early in the first period, but it was the Comets who skated away with the 4-2 win.

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HIGHGATE — In a rematch of last year’s DII championship contest, Breezy Parent had a career game as she scored all four MVU goals in their 4-2 win over Woodstock Saturday in Highgate.

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FAIRFAX — Fairfax hosted Vergennes on Friday evening, the Bullets earning the win with a score of 55 — 43.

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ST. ALBANS — The night that Jens Ulrich-Verderber scored his 1,000th point for the Bobwhites was one to remember.

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RICHFORD — Nicholos Carswell led his Falcon’s basketball team to their second win of the season last week against Craftsbury.

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ST. ALBANS — Maren McGinn and the Comet basketball team have been hard to beat this season.

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ST. ALBANS — With just over two minutes remaining in Friday night’s game against South Burlington, BFA-St. Albans’ Alexis Kittell pressured a Wolves’ player into losing control of the ball; Kittell dove and fought for the loose ball and got it up court to Caitlyn Dasaro for the easy layup.

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SWANTON —The Thunderbirds hosted the Lake Region Rangers on Friday evening, earning a 56-51 point lead in a game that was ‘anybody’s game’ until the last three minutes.

FAIRFAX — In a fast-paced and hard-fought match, the Williamstown Blue Devils dropped the BFA Fairfax Bullets 57-54.

NEWPORT — Colbey Theberge looks down the court during the Thunderbirds game against North Country on Tuesday evening. The T-birds (6-3) fell to the Falcons, as Messenger Sports reported yesterday, but the team will be back in action on Friday evening at the Thunderdome to take on visiting La…

HIGHGATE — The Thunderbirds took on undefeated Harwood Union on Wednesday evening, hoping to hand the Highlanders their first loss of the season. In the end, the Thunderbirds fell 6-3. Wynn Paradee will break the game down in Friday’s print edition of Messenger Sports. The article will be po…

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HIGHGATE — Harwood scored three goals during a 5 minute major Wednesday night and that was the difference as the Highlanders defeated the Thunderbirds, 6-3.

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ENOSBURG — After an overpowering first half against visiting Lamoille, the Hornet ladies continued their offensive and defensive onslaught, cruising to a 57-31 point victory.

HUNTINGTON — On Saturday, January 4th, the BFA Nordic ski team competed at Sleepy Hollow in Huntington in a Mixed Gender, Mixed Technique Relay race attended by 19 teams.

NEWPORT — MVU traveled to Newport to face North Country to face the Falcons, falling 68-40.

ENOSBURG — The Hornets kept it close on Tuesday evening as they hosted the Mount Abraham Eagles, eventually falling 51-48 after a late, second-half rally fell short of securing the win.

ST. ALBANS — BFA hosted South Burlington on Monday night, and although the Bobwhites played a strong first half, they were unable to hold off the Wolves, falling 69-50.

RICHFORD — In-county contests continue to thrill Franklin County crowds, and the Richford versus Fairfax game on Friday evening didn’t disappoint.

ST. ALBANS — A 5-minute major penalty proved to be the difference when the BFA-St. Albans and Essex boys hockey teams faced off Saturday night at Collins Perley.

RICHFORD — The Falcons hosted Peoples Academy on Saturday, falling 54 to 35 to the visiting team.

ST. ALBANS — The BFA-St. Albans girls hockey team extended its shutout streak to three games during its contest against Middlebury on Saturday at Collins Perley.

SWANTON — Rice scored 2 goals 22 seconds apart late in the third period to salvage a tie with MVU Saturday night at the Highgate Arena.

ST. ALBANS — Friday night the Bobwhites hosted the Enosburg Hornets, earning a 55-25 point win and breaking a two-game losing streak.

EAST FAIRFIELD — Hunter Harris has been honing his luge skills since 2013, and on January 14th, he’ll take the track in the Youth Olympics in St. Moritz, Switzerland.

SWANTON — Patrick Walker and the Thunderbirds have surprised high school basketball fans all over Franklin County and beyond.

MONTGOMERY — Lydia Bowen, of Enosburg Falls Junior and Senior High School, has been reaping the rewards of her off-season work.

BURLINGTON — Athletes from Milton traveled to Burlington for the fourth week of the indoor track season. The meet took place at the Gardner-Collins indoor track facility at the University of Vermont.