Peewee - Week Ending March 30
(Regular season games only)
Melrose won three times. Jonathan Botelho had two goals and an assist, Zack Mercer also scored twice and Eric Mercer had a goal and an assist in a 6-0 win over Wilmington; Botelho posted a goal and an assist and Joe Taglieri pitched a shutout in a 4-0 win over Methuen – and Luke Amato snapped a 1-1 tie with 2:09 left in the second period of a 4-1 win over Concord;
Luke Tremblay pitched a shutout and Seth Coiley scored twice in Arlington’s 3-0 win over Andover; Matt Gudas (1-1-2) snapped a 1-1 tie with 9:57 left and Concord beat Methuen, 3-1; Jimmy Currier delivered 2-2-4, Tyler Duval also scored twice and Nick Alecka had 1-1-2 in Masco’s 7-4 victory over Winchester, which got a hat trick from Luke Eberth; Grinnell wore the hat and had an assist, Ellis 1-1-2 and Hunt pitched a shutout in Burlington’s 6-0 win over the Gladiators; Billy Henry and Chris Shea shared the shutout, David Spry scored twice and Harry Kurker set up two goals in Reading’s 3-0 win over the Gladiators; Derek DeMild scored two goals in the first period of Peabody’s 3-1 win over Concord; and Nick Gettler scored with 1:12 left to cap a three-goal rally and give Wilmington a 3-2 decision over Winchester.
Hadley and Portelle both had two goals and an assist, Sweeney also scored twice and Sparages added two assists as Saugus beat Reading, 6-3 – Joe Caruso with 1-1-2 for Reading; Nate Crepeau’s second goal of the game, with 1:19 left, was the winner and Justin Cloutier had three assists as the Breakers edged Beverly, 3-2; Bouchard scored early in the second period and the Gladiators blanked Wilmington, 3-0 (coaches, a goalie’s name for the shutout???); W. McCaffrey had 1-2-3, Salmon scored twice, Corbelle had 1-1-2 and Dow two assists in Triton’s 5-2 win over the Renegades, who got 1-1-2 from Ryan Bailer; Steve Piccirillo posted 2-2-4, Tom Wood had two assists and Chaz Smith pitched a shutout in goal in Lexington/Bedford’s 5-0 victory over the Renegades; Joe Balenger (1-1-2) snapped a 1-1 tie with 8:04 left and NH East beat Marblehead, 3-1; and James Guariglia scored twice, Anthony Calabro had two assists and Ben Ethier pitched the shutout in Newton’s 5-0 win over Newburyport.
Winthrop and Greater Lowell both won twice and Haverhill and the Wizards both had a win and a tie. Dan Eruzione had two goals and an assist, Mike Balian also scored twice, Steve Goddard had two assists and Ray Feeley pitched a shutout in Winthrop’s 5-0 win over North Andover – and Eruzione wore the hat and had two assists, Balian also wore the hat and Goddard had three assists in a 6-2 victory over Burlington, which got 1-1-2 from Kyle Kurtz; Ross Webber delivered 1-3-4, Brent Sullivan and Drew Dearborn had 1-2-3 apiece, Pat Silk set up three goals and William O’Neill had 1-1-2 in Greater Lowell’s 7-2 handling of S&S – and Dearborn and Sullivan scored in the second period and Corey Corcoran held a shutout until the final 2:32 as Greater Lowell nipped Medford, 2-1; Tom Maguire scored four goals, Matt Arena and Dan Morin both posted 1-1-2 and Richie Davis had two assists in Haverhill’s 8-0 handling of Lynn – and Zach Walker (1-2-3) scored with 7:31 left and Brad Durling followed with his second goal of the game 45 seconds later for the tie, while Alex Blake had two assists as Andover pulled out a 4-4 tie with Haverhill, which got two goals apiece from Maguire and Morin and two assists apiece from P.J. Kennedy and Sean Kennedy; Caitlyn Ryan scored four goals and assisted on another, Eleanor Knutzen had 1-3-4 and Annie Messuri and Bradley Fusco both posted 1-1-2 as the Wizards scored a big win over Burlington – and Jordan Petrovits scored with 24 seconds left in the first period, answering Knutzen’s early goal and helping the Blizzard to a 1-1 tie with the Wizards;
Will Faulkner collected 2-2-4, Mike Caniff and Josh Somma 2-1-3 apiece and Nick Lafave two assists as the Cyclones beat Andover, 8-1; Steve Rider posted 1-2-3, Austin Erickson scored twice and Faith Francoeur had 1-1-2 in Concord’s 5-1 win over Lynn; Colin DeMagistris posted 2-2-4, Ronnie Cairo had 2-1-3 and Eric Short 1-1-2 in Medford’s 6-2 win over S&S, which got two goals from Morretti and two assists from Lacy; Dan Sullivan scored two goals in 36 seconds early in the second period, Paul McGough posted 1-2-3, Anthony Uva scored twice and Cory Carmody set up two goals in Lynn’s 5-3 win over Andover, which got two goals from Shawn Moody; and Steve Czarnota had 1-1-2 late in the first period as Wakefield edged Malden, 2-1.
Stoneham and Methuen both had a pair of wins. A. Lefave posted 2-1-3, Pace also scored twice and Toussaint had 1-1-2 in Stoneham’s 7-2 win over Wilmington – and S. Toussaint wore the hat, N. Lefave scored twice, Whooley had 1-1-2 and N. Toussaint two assists in a big win over Tewksbury; Dylan Harris had two goals and an assist, Krista Toscano 1-2-3 and Sean Moon and Peter Menzies 1-1-2 apiece in Methuen’s 6-2 victory over Wilmington – and Chris Mazzone pitched a shutout and Mike Balieri had 1-1-2 in a 3-0 triumph over Lexington/Bedford;
Burns snapped a 1-1 tie 32 seconds into the third period and J. Reilly posted 2-1-3 in Andover’s 3-1 win over Lynnfield; Lowry’s second of the game, with 9:20 left, proved to be the winner and Ciampa lost a shutout bid on Moon’s goal with 3:24 left as Peabody edged Methuen, 2-1; PJ Criscione scored twice and Lyndon Ambrefe had 1-1-2 in Masco’s 4-1 victory over Tewksbury; Lucas Townsend scored twice in the first period of Amesbury’s 4-2 win over Lexington/Bedford; and Jim Kilban’s goal early in the second period turned out to be the winner and Brian Appleyard lost a shutout bid when Connor Stevens scored with :46 left as Reading beat Pentucket, 3-1.
Marblehead won twice and Lexington/Bedford had a win and a tie. Varsano posted a goal and four assists, Perry had 2-1-3, Giliver 1-2-3, Piccini scored two goals in eight seconds late and Fusegni also scored twice in Marblehead’s 9-3 handling of Andover, which got 2-1-3 from Marcus Pelletier – and Fader and Piccini both wore hat, Fader also assisting on three goals and Piccini two in a 7-1 win over Winchester; Joey Caira wore the hat and Lexington/Bedford beat Lynn, 5-3 – and Caira scored with :57 left to give L/B a 2-2 tie with Andover, which got 1-1-2 apiece from Pelletier and Alex Iudice;
Corcoran had the winner with 5:28 left and Williams posted 1-1-2 as Beverly edged Greater Lowell, 4-3, despite 2-1-3 by Sebastien Bleau; Burke scored with :16 left to give S&S a 2-2 tie with Triton; and Chris Cyr wore the hat and had an assist, Casey Glynn posted 1-2-3, Abby Angelosanto had 1-1-2 and Pat Farrell two assists in Newburyport’s 8-1 handling of Stoneham.
Haverhill won twice. Tyler Paquette scored four goals in the third period and Kyle Therrien had two assists in a 6-4 win over Marblehead, which got 2-1-3 from Lautner – and Nick Romano scored twice, Paquette had 1-1-2 and Max Byerley and Nick Andrews both had two assists in a 4-2 triumph over Burlington;
Ryan Day wore the hat, Brendan Crowley scored twice and Reno Fuller had two assists as the Blizzard beat Cape Ann, 6-1; Charlie Hesser scored with 3:30 left to give Newburyport a 2-2 tie with Danvers;; Matt Shea scored twice and David Aiken pitched a shutout as Saugus beat Wakefield, 5-0; Dober’s goal with 3:42 left in the second period wound up giving Newton a 2-2 tie with Lynn; Anthony Costa scored twice and Lynnfield scored three times in a 2:43 span of the third period to beat Medford, 3-2 – Gendreau with 1-1-2 in the loss; and John Delsolio posted 2-1-3 and Nicky Floyd 1-1-2 in Winthrop’s 4-1 victory over Wilmington.
Ryan Cobb finished a hat trick with goals with 5:59 and 3:16 left and Sam Eickstedt and Ben Jenness both had two assists as Lexington/Bedford beat Melrose, 4-2 – James Smith with 1-1-2 in the loss’ Shreenan’s goal with 10:13 left turned out to be the winner and Smith had 1-1-2 as Melrose beat Tewksbury, 4-2; Andrew Sousa’s fourth goal of the game, with 2:20 left, was the winner and Ethan Pope had two assists as Andover edged Lexington/Bedford, 6-5, despite four goals and an assist by Cobb abd two assists by Eickstedt; Freddy Pendleton and Matt Araujo scored 1:03 apart midway through the first period and Darren Sullivan and Taylor Lirakis shared the shutout as Tewksbury beat Melrose, 3-0; Reid Garrant’s second of the game, with :31 left in the second period, led Pentuckt to a 3-1 decision over Methuen; No. 2 wore the hat (coaches, a name???), Duran posted 2-3-5, Manzi had 2-1-3 and Castano two goals in Woburn’s big win over Peabody, which got 1-1-2 from Travis Hardy; and Chris Milone pitched a shutout and Derick Swenson scored midway through Methuen’s 1-0 win over Pentucket. – MIKE SHALIN, email@example.com