2018 BPPA Pictures of the Year

05 Sports Feature

1. Maddie Meyer / Getty Images

New Zealand players dog pile on top of Anna Leat after she scored the game winning penalty kick defeating Japan during the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 quarter final match at Estadio Profesor Alberto Suppici on November 24, 2018 in Colonia, Uruguay.

2. Matthew J Lee / Boston Globe

Everett, MA 11/02/18 Everett High Mike Sainrisatil reacts as Central Catholic High celebrates their 23-20 victory at Everett High School.

3. Ken McGagh / Metro West News

Wearing Brazilian flag contact lenses, Brazilian soccer fan Elizangela Santos, of Clinton, Mass., reacts after watching television coverage of Brazil’s loss to Belgium in a World Cup soccer quarterfinal, Friday, July 6, 2018, at the Tropical Cafe in Framingham, Mass.

HM 1. Winslow Townson / Freelance

A competitor flies off the high bar during the U.S. Gymnastics Championships.

HM 2. Maddie Meyer / Getty Images

Claudia Pina celebrates Spain won the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 final match between Spain and Mexico at Estadio Charrua on December 1, 2018 in Montevideo, Uruguay.

HM 3. Maddie Meyer / Getty Images

Marie Bochet of France celebrates with her gold medal in the Women’s Standing Slalom at Jeongseon Alpine Centre on Day 9 of the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Games on March 18, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.