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Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

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We asked readers to help us choose the top sports photos of 2020. Thousands responded and chose the following as the top 10.

Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

Nick Guckin reacts after hitting a 25-foot 3-pointer with 3.2 seconds left to lift St. J Academy to a 55-54 win over Champlain Valley Union in a Division I clash at Alumni Memorial Gymnasium on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020. (Photo by Michael Beniash)

1. Guckin, Game-Winner (26% of the vote)

Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

St. J all-star Maddox McFarland, center, stands with his teammates for the National Anthem prior to their Little League 8-10 District 4 pool play contest against Lyndon at Legion Field on Wednesday, Aug. 19. 2020. (Photo by Michael Beniash) (Photo by Michael Beniash)

2. Locked In (12.8%)

Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

Lizzy Jones competes in floor exercise as St. Johnsbury Academy beats Milton 133.8 to 120.3 in a gymnastics meet at Kingdom Gymnastics on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020. (Photo by Paul Hayes)

3. High-Flyer (12.7%)

4. Icy Melen

Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

Ethan Melen reacts after hitting the game-winning three-pointer with two seconds left in a 56-55 win at Blue Mountain Union in a Division IV boys hoops game on Monday, Feb. 17, 2020. (Photo by Paul Hayes)

5. Golden Goal

Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

Golden Goal -- Lyndon senior Emily Tanner hugs classmate Sadie Bora, left, after Bora's overtime goal lifted the Vikings to a 4-3 field hockey win over rival St. Johnsbury on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020. Tanner assisted the game-winner. The Hilltoppers had rallied from a 3-1 halftime deficit. (Photo by Michael Beniash)

6. Rise of the Vikings

Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

Lyndon's Ashton Gould (35) celebrates with teammate Trevor Lussier after catching a touchdown pass in overtime of the Vikings' 35-34 victory over rival St. Johnsbury in a 7-on-7, one-hand touch football game at Robert K. Lewis Field on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020. St. J scored a TD on the ensuring OT possession, but its game-winning two-point conversion attempt was no good. (Photo by Michael Beniash)

T7. Lyndon Rises

Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

Lyndon's Beckett Bailey (5) celebrates with his teammates following Lyndon's 30-21 win over St. Johnsbury in the Boys C championship game of the St. J Rotary basketball tournament at Alumni Memorial Gymnasium on Saturday, March 14, 2020. (Photo by Michael Beniash)

T7. Wild, Cats!

Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

Macy Molleur, left, hugs Madison Bartlett after No. 6 Hazen defeated No. 2 Danville in penalty kicks in a Division IV semifinal on Thursday. The Wildcats advance to face top-seeded Proctor in the championship in Manchester on Saturday. (Photo by Paul Hayes)

9. Eyes on the Prize

Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

Waterford goaltender Caleb Decker makes a diving save during the Eagles' third- and fourth-grade clash with visiting Burke Town School on Monday, Oct. 5, 2020. Burke won 1-0. (Photo by Michael Beniash)

T10. Winning Throw

Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

St. Johnsbury senior Kayla Talbot wins the girls Division I title in the Vermont Weight Throw Championship at the Academy Field House on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020. (Photo by Paul Hayes)

T10. Redhawks Down

Readers’ Choice: The Record’s Top 10 Sports Photos Of 2020

St. J Academy's Brian Lamar (14) and Murphy Young react at the final buzzer of the No. 3 Hilltoppers' 46-43 win over No. 2 Champlain Valley in a Division I semifinal at Patrick Gymnasium on Wednesday, March 4, 2020. The defending champion Hilltoppers faced No. 1 Rice on Sunday at 1 p.m. for the title. (Photo by Michael Beniash)

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