Experience key for Thunderbirds heading into 2021 season

In high school hockey, regular season records can always be misleading. During the 2018-19 season, the Missisquoi girls hockey team entered the postseason with a 6-14 record and went in as the No. 7 seed of the Div. II playoffs and ended up winning the championship. Last season, the Thunderbirds finished the regular season with … More Experience key for Thunderbirds heading into 2021 season

Raiders top Comets for first title

BURLINGTON – The BFA-St. Albans and Rutland girls hockey teams entered Wednesday’s Division I championship game with two very different goals in mind. The fourth-seeded Comets were looking for their 11th state championship and the third-seeded Raiders were looking to grab their first ever championship, and become the first team that wasn’t BFA or Essex … More Raiders top Comets for first title

Thunderbirds fall short to Green Knights in D-II title game

BURLINGTON – Going up against the top team in the state, the No. 3 Missisquoi girls hockey team had a tall task ahead of it during Wednesday’s Division II championship game at Gutterson Fieldhouse. The Green Knights have been known for their stingy defense all year and not letting much get to freshman goalie Becca … More Thunderbirds fall short to Green Knights in D-II title game

Thunderbirds upend Wasps on Senior Night

HIGHGATE – Saturday’s Senior Night for the Missisquoi girls hockey team couldn’t have gone much better than it did. Going  up against one of the top teams in the state in Woodstock, the Thunderbirds dominated all game long to send off seniors Mikayla Hull, Zoe Mewhinney, Brianna Walker, Olivia Thayer, Jenna Bourdeau and Alexys Tipper … More Thunderbirds upend Wasps on Senior Night

Milestone Night: Thayer reaches 100 career points

Saturday was a special night for all the Missisquoi girls hockey team seniors, who were celebrating their Senior Night when the Thunderbirds hosted Woodstock. It was an especially exciting and special night for senior Olivia Thayer, who entered the game needing three points to reach 100 career points. Thayer finished the game with a goal … More Milestone Night: Thayer reaches 100 career points