The 2010 Field Hockey team is currently 1-1. They opened with a loss to a tough Watertown team, but Burlington held their own. In their second game, Burlington beat Melrose 5-0. Caroline Peterson and Trusha Bhatt led the offense with 2 goals each. Caroline also had 1 assist and Trusha had 2. Kerri Biagotti also scored for the Devils, making it a 5-0 game. Assists were also had by Holly Brouillette and Kerri.
On defense, strong games were had by center midfielder Jillian Mazure, who drove and carried the ball well. Mary Broza and Melissa Baumgartner played extremely well with one another in the backfield and did well keeping the ball in Melrose’s zone. Sara Walsh made a couple of great clears out of Burlington’s defensive zone, and Stacy and Kelly Howe looked good at midfield.
Burlington F.H. plays against Reading at Reading on Wednesday. Come out and cheer on the team!