Maine had two wins and Waltham delivered a win and a tie. Westgate and McMains both wore hats, Westgate with two assists and McMains one, and Simopoulos had two goals and two assists in Maine’s 8-4 victory over Reading, Anthony Picano with two goals and an assist in the loss – and McMains wore a natural hat and added an assist and Simopoulos had two assists in a 5-2 win over Triton; Colin Campbell had a goal and an assist and Elijah Muncouskey and Ryland Thomas scored 1:22 apart late in the second period as Waltham downed Andover 4-2 – and Reading’s Rich Lucas and Waltham’s Jonathan Campana swapped third-period goals in a 1-1 tie;
In the other game, Mike Daniels scored all four goals and No. 23 had two assists in Winchester’s 4-2 victory over Wilmington – Mike Santorelli with both goals in the loss.
NH East won twice and Wakefield posted a win and a tie. Luke Suhesky scored two goals and set up another, Liam Walsh had a goal and two assists, Nick Beane and Jack Poitras both also had two assists and Jared Canton and Will Pegnam shared a shutout in NH East’s 6-0 win over Chelmsford – and Keegan Knight’s 1-1-2 helped NHE trim South Boston 3-1; No. 66 scored with 9:33 left to give Wakefield a 3-2 decision over Somerville – and Ben Connaughton scored the tying goal with 3:43 left, Max McGreel scored twice and Mike Berman had two assists as Framingham tied Wakefield 4-4, Sergio Domingo with 1-1-2 and Howie Melanson two assists for Wakefield;
Aubrey Talanian scored the winner with 5:55 left and Spencer Scali and Mason Andrade both had two assists as Belmont edged Dorchester 4-3 – Lynch with 1-1-12 in the loss; and Cooper capped a hat trick with 2:04 left to give Dorchester a 5-5 tie with Triboro – Ben Hamann with two goals, Haugen 1-1-2 and Piett two assists for Triboro.
Parkway and SMS both won a game and tied each other in the North. Tom Harris started the rally with a goal with 10:13 left, Bailey Chan followed 45 seconds later, No. 19 scored with 5:07 left, Chan scored again with 1:19 remaining and Aidan Farley then scored with 12 seconds remaining to give Parkway a 6-5 decision over Medford, Jack Collins with two goals and Slater Franks 1-1-2 in the loss; Kyle Hankey scored twice and Mike Kinzfogl had 1-1-2 as SMS topped Needham 6-2 – and James Tobin, who also had an assist, scored his second goal of the game with 1:16 left to give Parkway a 4-4 tie with SMS, Chan with a goal and two assists for Parkway and Sean Cadogan 1-1-2 for SMS;
Josh Bemis scored two third-period goals to give Agawam a 2-2 tie with Haverhill/Pentucket; Franks’ second goal of the game, with 5:23 let, tied it and Connor Mathews then came through with 1:29 remaining to give Medfield a 3-2 decision over Needham – Mike Govoni with two assists in the loss; Jake Reed scored with 7:11 left to give Stoneham a 2-2 tie with Lynnfield/Saugus; Indrisano pitched a shutout and Jonathan Parker wore a natural hat in Winthrop’s 4-0 victory over Cape Ann; Clint Vieira pitched a shutout, Jack Costanzo scored twice and Aidan Donald posted 1-1-2 in Cape Ann’s 3-0 victory over Danvers; Cole Wagner had 2-1-3 as Concord-Carlisle topped Winthrop 4-1; and Anthony O’Neill scored twice and Paul Jeanetti and Shane Sullivan both had two assists in Hyde Park’s 4-1 win over Waltham.
Newton won twice in the South. Ryan Fryar had a goal and an assist and Colin Sampson pitched a shutout in Newton’s 6-0 victory over Wellesley – and Fryar dished out three assists in a 7-3 triumph over Melrose;
Aidan Magner wore the hat and had three assists, Sam Elliott also had three assists, Tyler Lareau had 1-1-2 and Gannon Sylvester had two assists as Andover nipped NH East 7-5 – Ean Maley with two goals, Owen Paul 1-1—2 and Dylan Knizak and Travis Perkins two assists apiece in the loss; No. 18 scored with 6:49 left to give Hollis a 1-1 tie with Nashoba – Kyle Doney with an early goal for Nashoba; Habib scored the tying goal with 6:36 left in the second period as Newburyport tied Methuen 2-2 – Murphy with 1-1-2 for Methuen; Nick Summers scored the winner with 2:33 left, Gerry Visconti had 1-1-2 and Joe Uftring had two assists as Everett/Revere edged Medford 4-3 – Klein with 1-1-2 in the loss; an Shurko and Klein scored two goals apiece in Medford’s 6-4 victory over Waltham – Cody Eaton with three assists and Marty Mont 1-1-2 in the loss.
Billerica won twice in the East. Alex Fishlin scored four goals in a 6-2 victory over Winchester – and Dom Hall scored the winner with 3:33 left and Anthony Papa scored twice in a 3-2 decision over Dedham, Manning with both goals in the loss;
Wyatt James’ fifth goal of the game, with 4:37 left, gave Concord-Carlisle a 5-5 tie with Chelmsford, Aiden Thorp with four assists for C-C and Mike Roberge and Antonio Iacavone 1-1-2 apiece for Chelmsford; Liam Crowley and Tom Dalton shared the shutout and Liam Brown scored with 7:57 left as Wilmington a 2-0 victory over Haverhill/Pentucket; Jacob Goodwin clicked for 2-1-3 and Zach Massineo had two assists as the Railers topped Wakefield 6-3; Billy Johns scored twice and Eric Perry scored what turned out to be the winner with 11 seconds left in the second period as the Starhawks edged Haverhill/Pentucket 3-2; Mitton, who also had an assist, snapped a 2-2 tie with 32 seconds left in the second period as Twin City downed Concord 4-2; and Jared Gadourey scored the winner with 3:48 left in the second period as North Reading edged Triton 2-1.
The Demons and Reading both won twice in the West. Danny Vallani scored the winner with 23 seconds left in the first period of the Demons’ 2-1 decision over the Railers – and Jaron Armes scored with 9:26 left in a 1-0 decision over Brookline; Ben Costa had 1-1-2 in Reading’s 3-1 win over NH East – and Ben Mini scored with 1.6 seconds left in the first period and Dave Swanson pitched a shutout in Reading’s 4-0 victory over Groton;
Ben Nigro scored what turned out to be the winner with 7:51 left as Arlington nipped Cambridge 4-3 – No. 36 with 1-1-2 in the loss; Sean Sullivan posted 1-1-2 and Jeremy Barreto pitched a shutout as Woburn downed Chelmsford 4-0; Kevin Guden scored twice and Rory MacDermid posted 1-1-2 in Belmont’s 5-3 win over Natick; and Logan Steiner (2-2-4) scored with 6:21 left, Zack Gelinas followed with his second goal with 1:46 remaining and Steiner then came through again with eight seconds left to give North Andover a 4-4 tie with Lynnfield/Saugus – Tyler Scappettuto and Markus Dennis with two goals apiece and Zach Kazlowski two assists for L/S.
Southern Maine won twice and Nashoba had a win and a tie in the North. William Mahoney wore the hat, Ryan Johnson had a goal and two assists and Dante Reali scored twice in a 9-4 victory over Maine, Colby Bilodeau and William Gordon with two goals apiece and Oliver Prinn two assists in the loss – and Alex Manchester delivered a goal and two assists, Robert Fothergill scored twice and Connor Parks pitched a shutout in a 4-0 victory over Triton; Koree Benning wore the hat, Dave MacLure had 2-1-3 and Matt Wing had two assists in Nashoba’s 7-4 victory over Hollis, Matt Tourangeau with two goals and Ryan Bizier two assists in the loss – and Ryan McNulty scored with 8:12 left and then assisted on Alex Jose’s goal with 6:38 remaining to give Nashoba a 3-3 tie with SMS, Trevor Jarzynka with two goals in SMS;
No. 38 had 1-2-3, No. 2 scored twice, No. 19 had 1-1-2 and Oliver Prentiss pitched a shutout in Parkway’s 6-0 victory over Winthrop; Mike Ducharme and Ricky Sheppard both wore hats, Ducharme with two assists and Sheppard one in Burlington’s 7-1 victory over Agawam; Anthony Pepi scored twice and Jack Rossi and Jenna Shutt shared the shutout in Framingham’s 4-0 win over Twin City; Roman Crossetti set up all three goals and Gordon scored two in Maine’s 3-1 victory over the Edge; Kaleb Jakola scored twice, Liam Hickey had two assists and Joe Hansen pitched a shutout in North Central’s 5-0 win over the Edge; Andrew Cerone wore the hat and had two assists, No. 42 dished out three assists and Gabriel Hong had 1-1-2 in Newton’s 6-1 triumph over Cambridge; and Doe scored two late goals to give Somerville a 3-1 win over Agawam.
Hyde Park won twice in the South. Henry Morris scored one goal and set up two others and Mike Lonergan scored twice in a 4-1 victory over Winchester – and Preston Coyle scored two goals in 1:45, Evan Stacey and Brendon O’Neill both had two assists and Ryan Fowkes pitched a shutout in a 7-0 win over Waltham;
Horn scored with 5:53 left and No. 21 then capped a hat trick with two goals in 29 seconds to give Beverly a 5-5 tie with Danvers – Jeff Hallinan with a hat trick and Rocco Orlandella 1-1-2 for Danvers; Knight wore the hat and had an assist and Rac scored twice as S&S topped Winchester 6-0; Nick Tomczak wore a natural hat as the Starhawks downed the Railers 4-0; John Parker scored the tying goal with 4:49 left and Brendan McAllister had 1-1-2 as Stoneham tied Methuen 2-2; Cal Baglio and Sean McCobb scored 63 seconds apart early in the second period as Medford trimmed Wakefield 3-1; and Nathan Cohen and Rocco Marini both wore hats and added an assist as Allston/Brighton defeated Arlington 6-2.
In the East, Giacomo Cincotti scored two goals and set up another and Aiden Fitzgerald came within 2:23 of a shutout in South Boston’s 5-1 victory over Needham; Kevin Faubert wore the hat, Mason Doncaster scored twice and Spencer Hodgson and Mark Zaburek posted two assists apiece in Acton-Boxboro’s 7-2 win over Haverhill/Pentucket Jack Maloney scored the winner with 1:28 left, No. 22 scored twice and Mike McNeil also had 1-1-2 as Parkway edged Woburn 5-4 – Aidan Bingel with 1-2-3 and Brady Anderson and Jason Ferrero with 1-1-2 apiece in the loss; Medfield trimmed Reading 5-3; and Giovanni Quiles, Chris Sullivan and Joe Dalton all scored twice in Woburn’s 6-2 victory over Needham.
In West action, Mark Lucca scored twice, William Thompson had a goal and an assist, Liam Adams had two assists and Rylye Coo came within 40 seconds of a shutout in NH East’s 5-1 win over Nashoba; No. 94 wore the hat and Justin Morganelli and Cam Lee both scored twice as the Leafs defeated the Starhawks 9-2; Dylan Flynn and Luke Matarazzo scored 57 seconds apart in the first period and Jason Paganis pitched a shutout in Billerica’s 5-0 victory over Andover; Dante Mazzaferro dished out three assists, Brady Madigan and Aiden McDonald both posted 1-1-2 and Connor Leger had two assists in Greater Lowell’s 7-2 victory over the edge; Cam Vivolo and Aidan Auditore scored 28 seconds apart early in the third period and Auditore scored again with 4:40 remaining to give Medford an 8-6 victory over Newton – Andrew Watson with two assists in the win and William Drake with four goals and Andrew Cerone 1-1-2 in the loss; and Chris Condron and Alex Peterson both scored one goal and set up another in Brookline’s 5-2 win over Dorchester.
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