Results for Best Rivalry 2013

A
Total Votes: 57
BFA-St. Albans
St. Albans, Vt.
VS
Hartford
White River Junction, Vt.

Over the last three years, these programs have met in the D-I finals twice, with Hartford winning both matchups. They also play in the regular season, allowing the bad blood to fester until a seemingly inevitable rematch in the state tourna...

B
Total Votes: 1,320
Burlington
Burlington, Vt.
VS
Rice
South Burlington, Vt.

These teams have one of the oldest and biggest basketball rivalries in the state, but the annual football game also attracts a big crowd.

C
Total Votes: 14
Rutland
Rutland, Vt.
VS
Essex
Essex Junction, Vt.

These schools have met in the D-I state finals four times since 2000 with Rutland holding a 3-1 edge. They also have a long-standing regular season rivalry and have been two of the best teams in the state over the years with 14 state champi...

D
Total Votes: 4,155
St. Johnsbury Academy
St. Johnsbury, Vt.
VS
Lyndon Institute
Lyndon Center, Vt.

These teams have met 108 times since 1894 in a matchup known simply as The Game. St. Johnsbury holds a 58-44-6 advantage in the series.

E
Total Votes: 14
Windsor
Windsor, Vt.
VS
Bellows Falls
Bellows Falls, Vt.

These two teams play for the Dale Perkins Trophy, named in honor of a former coach at both schools. Perkins, who died in 1991, was an assistant at Bellows Falls and the head coach at Windsor.

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