Powderpuff girls

A squad donning blue and gold stormed the Essex High School football field on Sunday afternoon for EHS’ Powderpuff Classic against the Milton Yellowjackets. The third annual event was much like its predecessors – athletes battled for bragging rights in a laughter-filled game of flag football – but there was one twist this year. Rather than fielding two teams from the same school, Essex hosted Milton for an inter-school matchup. Students from both schools decided to organize the event as a way to remember Grace Emery, a Milton High School student-athlete who died on July 1, while raising money...

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