October 12, 2023
Danvers 0 - Essex Tech 1
The Falcons traveled across town to face Essex Tech in what is believed to be the first time. The teams
came in with almost identical records.
The two teams came out even early with both teams holding spells of possession. The Hawks would
benefit from a PK awarded in the 19th minute from an apparent foul inside the Falcons box. The Falcons
would pressure late in the half with several chances deep on Hawks territory but in what has been a story
all season, the Falcons could not find the back of the net. The game would go to half with the home
team up 1-0.
The second half would again see the teams battle evenly. The Falcons would see several chances on goal
but as in the first half they were not able to convert. Keeper Zach Cotter would come forward in the final
seconds getting his head on a Falcons corner but in the end the game would finish 1-0 in favor of the
Notes & Stats:
Shots on Goal: Essex Tech 8 Danvers 8
Saves: Essex Tech 8 Danvers 7
The Falcons now 3-9-1 will head back home to face Saugus in their only matchup of the season.