Squirts - Week Ending Feb 24
Marblehead won twice. Payton Jancsy assisted on two goals in a 4-1 victory over Haverhill – and No. 13 had the winner with 4:00 left and Nate Witherall delivered a goal and an assist in a 5-4 decision over Lynnfield, which got a goal and an assist apiece from Jack Ganter and Matt Filipe;
Andrew Grinnell (2-1-3) snapped a 4-4 tie with 2:36 left, Anthony Nikolopoulos wore the hat and Brian Groom posted 1-1-2 as Burlington beat Lynn, 6-4 – Mike Harris with two goals and Mark Brazell two assists in the loss; Lou Doherty wore the hat and had an assist, John Pigott posted three assists and Justin McKenzie had a goal and an assist in Arlington’s 6-2 win over Wakefield, which got 1-1-2 from Timmy Seibel; No. 10 scored with one second left to give Newton a 2-2 tie with Concord; Brendan O’Neill and Brazell both came through with 2-2-4 as Lynn overcame a Brian Cox hat trick and nipped Burlington, 4-3; Nick Holt pitched a shutout and Gavin Monagle scored twice in Masco’s 3-0 victory over Wilmington; Justin Arnold scored four goals in Lexington/Bedford’s 6-4 win over the Renegades; and Kyle Gosselin scored twice and Broghean McGovern had 1-1-2 in Haverhill’s 4-1 win over Andover.
Triton won twice and S&S had a win and a tie. Andrew McGrath wore the hat and had an assist and Peter Difrancesco set up three goals in Triton’s 4-1 victory over the Cyclones; – and Nolan Smith pitched a shutout and Difrencesco scored twice in a 4-0 win over Saugus; Rossman’s goal with 6:00 left turned out to be the winner as S&S nipped Peabody, 3-2 – and S&S and Melrose skated to a 1-1 tie;
Matt Pantenella pitched a shutout and Steve Hamel assisted on both goals in Tewksbury’s 2-0 win over Woburn; Ian Cummings had two goals and an assist and Sam Peffer, Peter Blangiardi and Tucker Elmore all added 1-1-2 in Newburyport’s 6-2 win over Peabody; Sam Best pitched a shutout and Evan McDonald scored late in the second period of Woburn’s 2-0 win over Cape Ann; Evan MacHenry capped a 2-1-3 effort to give his team a 4-1 lead and John LaPiana delivered 1-2-3 as Stoneham held off Pentucket, 4-3; Zach Coffey beat the buzzer in the second period, answering Jacob Quarles’ goal and giving Pentucket a 1-1 tie with Peabody; Driscoll scored twice, Gillis had two assists and Creador pitched the shutout in Winthrop’s 5-0 victory over NH East; Tyler Poulin had 1-2-3, Dan McLaughlin scored twice, Tyler Gradiner recorded 1-1-2 and Barry Dunn two assists in Watertown’s 6-1 win over Stoneham; and Shaun MacBurnie wore the hat, Hunter Spencer had 1-1-2 and Tim Birarelli pitched a shutout in Beverly’s 4-0 win over Dover.
Dante Maribito wore the hat and had an assist, JT Chamberlain posted two goals and two assists, Travis Motsis a goal and two assists and Heath King 1-1-2 in Amesbury’s 8-3 win over Winchester; Connor Cronin’s second of the game, with :12 left in the first period, paced Agawam to a 2-1 decision over Greater Lowell; Mike Baruffaldi scored the winner with :27 left and Brendan White had 1-1-2 in Medford’s 3-2 win over Agawam, which got 1-1-2 from Austin Michel; Erica Lissner’s 1-2-3 paced the Wizards past Medford, 3-1; Mike Barr and Nick Fusco both had 1-1-2 and Lexington/Bedford beat Wilmington, 4-1; Evan Maravelis had two goals and three assists and Jack McKay 2-2-4 in North Andover’s 8-5 win over Methuen; Danny Tighe scored with 2:20 remaining to give Reading a 2-2 tie with Marblehead; and John Krapian (2-2-4) and Arman Garavanian scored 10 seconds apart in 10 seconds late to give Greater Lowell a 5-3 win over Lexington/Bedford.
Jack Morison scored four goals and Bo Conley had two assists in Burlington’s 5-1 win over the Wizards; Nick Amatucci wore the hat and had an assist and Dan Feeley two assists in Winthrop’s 7-3 win over Burlington, which got two goals from Liam Cronin; Ballin pitched a shutout, Enes had 2-1-3 and Jones 1-1-2 in Cape Ann’s 3-0 victory over Pentucket; Kelsey Ryan gave her team a 2-0 lead with 5:10 left in the second and Molly Barrow lost a shutout on Harrison Good’s goal with 2:25 left as the Wizards edged Newburyport, 2-1; Kara Donati posted 2-1-3 and Angela Sarrette also scored twice to power the NS Vipers to a 5-2 win over Wilmington, which got both goals from Eric Steeves; George scored with :04 left to give Woburn a 3-2 win over Haverhill; Nick Merryman delivered a natural hat trick in a 5:04 span of the third period and Brandon DeBerardinis had two assists to back the shutout goaltending of Dana Valletti in Peabody’s 5-0 win over Tewksbury; Ned Buckley scored twice and Shamus Coyne and Alec Rodgers both posted 1-1-2 in Wakefield’s 5-3 win over Cape Ann, which got 1-1-2 from Kirk; Matt Sharrio and Brendon Coston both had 1-1-2 in Andover’s 3-1 triumph over Woburn; and Dan Lordan and Matt Anderson shared the shutout and No. 51 scored early in the second period of Arlington’s 2-0 win over Tewksbury.
Andover won twice. Pat Ritchie had a goal and two assists, Nathan Abbott and Sarah Wright both scored twice and James Herman and Bob McKeon both had 1-1-2 in an 8-3 win over Danvers, which got 1-1-2 apiece from TJ Deinstadt and Gill – and Herman scored twice, Ritchie had 1-1-2 and Eliot Zander two assists to back to shutout goaltending of Nick Scarpa in a 5-0 win over Stoneham;
Brett Morey wore the hat and had an assist and had the winner with 4:59 left to give Saugus a 5-4 decision over Newton, which got a hat trick and an assist from Rachel Hamilton; Shawn Crowely (2-1-3) had what proved to be the winner with 4:13 left and Nate Anderson had 1-2-3 in the Blizzard’s 3-2 victory over Lynnfield; Jake Letterie wore the hat, Mike Norris scored twice and Noah Hodgkins set up two goals in Winthrop’s 6-4 victory over the Blizzard, which got 2-1-3 from Anderson and 1-2-3 from Timmy Floyd; Ryan Desmarais wore the hat and Andrew Kreamer had 1-1-2 in Lynn’s 6-4 triumph over Stoneham, which got two goals from Andrew O’Connell; Shane Darcy scored twice, Mike Curley and Andrew Siemasko both had 1-1-2 and No. 9 added two assists in Triton’s 4-0 win over Lynnfield; and Brett Kochanski’s 1-1-2 helped North Andover to a 4-2 win over Stoneham, which got two assists from Tom Whittacker.
Lexington/Bedford and Marblehead both won twice. Bridget Fehily capped a hat trick with 2:39 left for the win and Jack Neely and Cody Ward both posted a goal and an assist in L/B’s 5-4 win over Woburn, which got 2-1-3 from Tommy Kergo and 1-1-2 from Sean Getherall – and Parker Sutton scored twice and Connor Higgins had 1-1-2 in a 3-1 victory over Woburn; Cam Segal and Nick Digiovanni both scored five goals, Segal assisting on three goals and Digiovanni two, in Marblehead’s 11-4 win over Burlington, which got all four goals from Tom Sullivan – and Digiovanni scored five goals, Segal had 1-2-3, A.J. Ernst set up two goals and Mike Kaminsky pitched a shutout in a 6-0 win over Wilmington;
Jay Milliken wore the hat and had an assist, Tim Rascher and Henry Miller both scored twice, Matt Mercurio and Max Rudzinsky both had 1-1-2 and Zach Cavelle had two assists in Wakefield’s big win over S&S; Leff had 2-1-3 and McGrath lost a shutout on Ciampa’s goal with 4:46 left as Triton beat Everett/Revere, 3-1; Nick Ludman scored twice, Matt Fagan had two assists and Can Offner lost a shutout when Jack Field scored with 3:20 left in Winchester’s 3-1 win over Methuen; Peter Pantellis scored twice in Newburyport’s 4-2 win over Winchester; Tom Sullivan scored four goals and assisted on two others, No. 71 posted 1-4-5 (coaches, a name?) and David Schorr had 1-3-4 in Burlington’s 7-5 win over Andover, which got two goals from Josh Katz and two assists from Ethan Brother; and Bryan McCarron scored twice and Joe Femia and Jake Ryan both delivered 1-1-2 in Arlington’s 7-1 handling of Masco.
Lexington/Bedford and Medford both won twice. Bradley Kelly had two goals and an assist in L/B’s 7-4 win over North Reading, which got two goals from Brian Cotter – and Kelly’s 1-1-2 led L/B to a 3-1 victory over North Andover; McGoff scored twice and Gesualdi and O’Brien both had 1-1-2 in Medford’s 6-1 win over Lynnfield – and McGoff scored twice in the third period and Sheehey had three assists in a 4-2 win over Tewksbury;
Dan Carney scored 20 seconds into the third period and then capped a hat trick with 2:23 left and Liam Lynch had two assists as Melrose beat Reading, 4-2 – Deven Bruzzeze had 1-1-2 in the loss; Zizzo scored with 6:48 left and McLellan had 1-1-2 in Medford’s 4-3 decision over Pentucket, which got 2-1-3 from Cam Wolbach; Mike Rivers scored with 5:54 left and again with :55 left on the clock to give Reading a 2-1 win over Cape Ann; Sean Maher wore the hat and had two assists, Jared Denny posted 2-1-3 and Tyler Lapham set up three goals as Peabody edged Pentucket, 6-5, despite 2-2-4 by Wolbach and 11-2 by Justin Fitzpatrick; Kyle Brosseau wore the hat and Saugus stopped Melrose, 4-2 – Bobby Brodeur with 1-1-2 in the loss; Steve Conley’s goal with 8:28 left in the second period to give Tewksbury a 2-1 decision over Winthrop; James Maravelis delivered 2-1-3, Brett Kochanski had 1-1-2 and Tess Higgins and Joel Kochanski both had two assists as S&S got by Winthrop, 5-3 – Ryan Duyon with 1-1-2 and Caroline McKinnon two assists in the loss; and Connor McCurley’s second of the game, with 5:00 left, gave Salem a 3-3 tie with Haverhill.
The Reading Girls had a win and a tie. Skyler Kane snapped a 1-1 tie with 4:33 left in the second period of a 3-1 win over the Lady Freeze – and Hudson Bates wore the hat and had an assist and scored with :24 left to give Agawam a 4-4 tie with Reading, which got 1-1-2 each from Michaela Boyle and Gabriella DeCologero; John Kelly erupted for four goals and three assists and Victoria Alois had 2-1-3 in Andover’s 7-3 win over Newton, which got all three goals from Tyler Godfroy, his first hat trick, and two assists apiece from Matt Kinsella and Alex Leary; and Godfroy and Leary both had 1-1-2 in Newton’s 3-1 victory over the Lady Freeze. – MIKE SHALIN, email@example.com