Hornets hustle past cougars

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By Joe Cardello
The Essex Reporter

The Essex High School boys’ lacrosse team started this week with a 2-1 record after defeating Mount Mansfield Union 19-3 on April 22.

In the team’s second win this season goaltender Avery Lamphere stopped 11 Cougar shots. Henry Adams, Brendan Gleason, Joe Galati and Calben Weinhagen all had hat tricks. Gleason and Galati picked up three assists each. David Forbes netted two shots and single goals were scored by Kipp Kelsey, Cody Greene, Alex Giummo, Matthew Olsen and Jordan Hines. Olsen assisted on two goals.

Essex has demonstrated a strong and eclectic range of goal scorers this season. The team has notched 44 goals in just three games.

The Hornets faced South Burlington on Wednesday and will host Spaulding on Saturday.

Essex senior Liam Donahue sprints up the field during a game against Mount Mansfield on Wednesday afternoon last week at Essex High School. Essex beat Mount Mansfield 19-3. OLIVER PARINI PHOTOGRAPHY

Essex senior Liam Donahue sprints up the field during a game against Mount Mansfield on Wednesday afternoon last week at Essex High School. Essex beat Mount Mansfield 19-3.
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Essex senior captain Kevin Donahue runs the ball up the field during a game against Mount Mansfield on Wednesday afternoon last week at Essex High School. Essex beat Mount Mansfield 19-3. OLIVER PARINI PHOTOGRAPHY

Essex senior captain Kevin Donahue runs the ball up the field during a game against Mount Mansfield on Wednesday afternoon last week at Essex High School. Essex beat Mount Mansfield 19-3.
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Essex sophomore Aidan Whitney passes the ball during a game against Mount Mansfield on Wednesday afternoon last week at Essex High School. Essex beat Mount Mansfield 19-3. OLIVER PARINI PHOTOGRAPHY

Essex sophomore Aidan Whitney passes the ball during a game against Mount Mansfield on Wednesday afternoon last week at Essex High School. Essex beat Mount Mansfield 19-3.
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