BRATTLEBORO -- The annual Harris Hill Ski Jumping competitions will take place on Feb. 15-16 on Cedar Street.

This year’s event, presented by Pepsi, features the Pepsi Challenge, Fred Harris Memorial Tournament and FIS Cup Series. More than 40 of the world’s top jumpers from the US, Europe and Canada are expected to compete.

On Saturday, Feb. 15, the gates will open at 10 a.m., with the remaining schedule looking like this: 11 a.m. -- trial and first jump, Open and Women’s Class; noon -- Opening Ceremonies featuring jazz and blues singer Samirah Evans; 12:30 p.m. -- 2nd jump, Open and Women’s Class; Trial Jump -- FIS Cup Class following conclusion of Open and Women’s; 1st and 2nd Jump -- FIS Cup Class following trial jump; Awards following event at the base of Harris Hill.

On Sunday, Feb. 16, the gates will open at 10 a.m., with the remaining schedule looking like this: 11 a.m. -- trial and first jump, Open and Women’s Class; noon -- Opening Ceremonies featuring local singer/performer Kristina Meima; 12:30 p.m. -- 2nd jump, Open and Women’s Class; Trial Jump -- FIS Cup following conclusion of Open and Women’s; 1st and 2nd Jump -- FIS Cup following trial jump; Awards following event at the base of Harris Hill.

The ticket prices are: adults -- $20 or $15 (advance); youth, ages 6-12 -- $15 or $12 (advance); under 6 -- free.

Girls Youth Basketball

BRATTLEBORO -- The Brattleboro Blue girls basketball team improved to 3-0 on the year with a 35-28 victory over Montague, Mass. Rachael Rooney led the winners with 27 points. Lucy Derosia, Maddie Johnson, Taylor Smith and Carmela Richardson all chipped in with buckets. Katrina Johnson played outstanding defense.