H.S. Highlights for Saturday, December 15th

ST. ALBANS, Vt. The championship game at the Christie Corrigan Blitz tournament in St. Albans, Essex taking on Hingham Mass.
And host BFA taking on Massena out of New York.

A defensive struggle in this one. 1st Period, Hingham's Kathryn Karo puts one on net, but Sophia Forcier is able to smother the rebound...
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Later, Olivia Miller-Johnson fights through traffic to get the shot off, but Leah White covers up. It's scoreless after 1...
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2nd Period, Karo gets free behind the defense, but Forcier is again able to cut off the angle, keeping it scoreless...
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Minutes later, Essex with a couple of chances in front of the Hingham net, but White shuts the door. Still no score through 2 periods...
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Just under 5 minutes left in the 3rd, Hingham with trouble clearing the puck...and Grace Wiggett backhands one just inside the far post. It's 1-0 Hornets...

{***SCORE***}
Essex adds an empty-netter and wins 2-0, claiming the Corrigan Blitz title...
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in the other game of the day, host BFA taking on Massena out of New York
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Scoreless in the 1st, traffic in front of the Massena net...Lizzie Hill rings one off the post and in. Comets go up 1-0...
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3 minutes later, the puck takes a funny bounce in front of Mackenzie Garrow...and Meghan Connor jams it home. 2-0 BFA after 1...
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2nd Period, Hill finds Connor alone on the breakaway...she picks the top corner. BFA up 3-0 after 2...
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Comets break it open in the 3rd. Linsey Larrow (la-ROW) puts one in front, and Peyton Dukas (DOOK-iss) backhands it in to make it 4-0...
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30 seconds later, it's Larrow (la-ROW) stuffing in the loose puck. 5-0 BFA at that point...

{***SCORE***}
The Comets cruise to the 6-1 win, and pick up a split on the weekend...