The Burlington field hockey team faced division one foe Essex and both teams earned their first ties of the season.
Both Goalkeeper’s in Thursday’s contest at Burlington played lights-out. Adowyn Byrne recorded seven saves for the Hornets. Burlington’s Elise Holway recorded 13 saves. Both keepers didn’t allow in any goals through regulation and a ten minute overtime period.
After Thursday’s game, Essex’s new record is 7-1-1. The Hornets continue the season on the road at South Burlington on Saturday at 10 a.m. Burlington’s new record is 3-4-1. The Seahorses return to action on Saturday hosting Champlain Valley Union at 1 p.m.