Hornets defeat Indians, 4-3

The Milford Indians boys hockey team lost a 4-3 decision to Branford High on Jan. 4. Milford is 1-3-1 and Branford 3-1.

Branford took a 1-0 lead in the first period, and stretched it to 3-0 in the second, before Will Vitelli scored unassisted on a power play for the Indians at 14:59 of the period

Zach White, on an assist from Ben Lavalee, made it 3-2 at 7:33 of the third, but 43 seconds later Branford’s Tony Pascale put the Hornets up 4-2.

Lavalee, from Jon DePascale and White, scored at 12:32.

Noah Erickson had 32 saves for Milford.