The Milford Indians ice hockey team dropped a 3-0 decision to North Branford at the Milford Ice Pavilion on Dec. 21.

North Branford (2-0) scored twice in the first period, one by Nick Taylor at 9:53 and the other a power-play goal by Taylor at 10:39.

After a scoreless second period, the T-Birds made it 3-0 on Adam Burkle’s goal at 14:14.

John DePalma had 14 saves for the Indians (0-2), who out shot their rivals by a 32-17 margin only to be stonewalled by Will McEwen.