BANTAMS – WEEK ENDING Sept. 16
Concord had a win and a tie. Adam Fennelly scored two goals and set up another and Heath Mann had a goal and an assist in a 6-1 victory over Andover – and No. 14 scored with 9:46 left to give Concord a 2-2 tie with Greater Lowell, No. 17 with a goal and an assist for Lowell;
John Hayes snapped a 1-1 tie with a power play goal with 55 seconds left in the second period as Cambridge trimmed Arlington 3-1; No. 6 wore the hat in Winchester’s 7-1 win over Triton; and Venezia and McKlay both posted a goal and an assist and Williams pitched a shutout as Waltham topped Reading 4-0.
Lynnfield/Saugus and Billerica both won twice and Dorchester had a win and a tie. Dante Mauro’s second goal of the game, with 1:02 left, tied it and Danny Storella’s second of the game, with one second left, gave Lynnfield/Saugus a 5-4 decision over Wakefield, Drew Damiani with a goal and two assists in the win – and Damiani posted two goals and an assist, Larry Graffeo also scored twice, Brendan Powers had 1-1-2, Storella two assists and Fitzmeyer and Hubbard the combined shutout in a 6-0 triumph over NH East; Jeff Gutierrez pitched a shutout and Connor McIsaac and Chris Viscione scored 1:33 apart late in the second period as Billerica downed Framingham 3-0 – and Cosmo Siano, who also had two assists, scored what turned out to be the winner with 5:22 left and Viscione scored twice in a 3-2 decision over NH East, Keegan Knight with both goals in the loss; Jake Kelly and Eamon Baker both scored twice and Nos. 84 and 52 both had two assists in Dorchester’s 8-1 victory over South Boston – and No. 86 scored the tying goal with 6:04 left and Sean McDougall and John Lynch both posted 1-1-2 as Dorchester pulled out a 6-6 tie with Wakefield, Jacob McArthur and Nick Wesley with 1-1-2 apiece and Mike Parent two assists for Wakefield;
Shaan Porecha scored two goals and set up another and Danny Collins also scored twice in Winchester’s 6-1 victory over Marblehead; Boaz Sunderland and Ian Russo both scored twice and Dan Schwartzman had two assists in Newton’s 5-0 win over Acton-Boxboro; No. 18 wore the hat, No. 7 posted 2-1-3 and Heyden Leveroni dished out three assists in Marblehead’s 7-2 victory over Somerville; Mac Green’s second goal of the game, with 42 seconds left, gave Wellesley a 4-3 decision over Triboro; Dante Reali scored twice and Emmit Sullivan scored the winner with nine seconds left in the second period as Maine edged S&S 3-2; Martin scored twice and Michaud had two assists as Belmont topped Natick 4-2; and Keegan Knight wore the hat and had two assists, Noah Tanguay scored two goals and handed out three assists, Lukkas Hyvonen posted a goal and two assists and Campbell St. Pierre also had two assists as NH east downed Winthrop 8-1.
Medfield won twice in the North. Andrew Scier wore a natural hat, Jack Collins also wore a hat, Aiden Kiely and Mike Pelkey both posted a goal and an assist and Badger pitched a shutout in an 8-0 win over Danvers – and Collins delivered a hat trick and two assists, Will Perachi had two goals and two helpers and Badger pitched another shutout in a 7-0 victory over Waltham;
Nicolas Tomczak wore a natural hat, Jack Van Beekham and No. 20 both scored twice and Joe Mahoney had a goal and an assist as the Revolutions scored a big win over Concord-Carlisle; and Nate Berlucci scored twice and Oliver Prentiss came within with 39 seconds of a shutout as Parkway topped Cape Ann 4-1.
Everett/Revere won twice in the South. Annunziata delivered two goals and an assist, Saia had a goal and two assists and Seeley also scored twice in an 8-0 victory over Methuen – and Saia dished out four assists and Maraghaes scored twice in a 6-1 win over Medford;
Taylor scored five goals and Whitney pitched a shutout as the Railers downed Nashoba 6-0; Nick Sousa scored twice and Twin City topped the CM Revolution 7-1; Cole Pelkey and Joe Stagnone scored 14 seconds apart in the second period as Chelmsford defeated Newburyport 5-1; Matt Emerson clicked for 2-1-3, Noah Dixon had two assists and Jimmy Bonasia pitched a shutout as Needham topped Framingham 5-0; Reynolds scored what turned out to be the winner with 1:07 left in the first period as Dedham trimmed Framingham 3-1; and Hogan pitched a shutout and Janzyka and O’Brien scored 2:14 apart in the second period as SMS got by Dedham 2-0.
Woburn won twice in the East behind a pair of Wackrow shutouts. McConnes had a goal and two assists and Leuzzo a goal and a helper in a 5-0 win over Arlington – and McConnes scored twice and Leuzzi had 1-1-2 in a 4-0 triumph over Andover;
Xavier Yepez scored four goals, including a natural hat, and No. 38 posted three assists in Wakefield’s 7-1 victory over Reading; Jason Sousa clicked for 1-1-2, No. 80 had two assists and Fionn McGowan pitched a shutout as Cambridge topped Wilmington 4-0; Alden Turner wore the hat, scoring twice in 66 seconds early, and Wylie Parizeau had 1-1-2 in Wellesley’s 6-2 win over Wilmington; Kalan Gaudreault came within 3:39 of a shutout and Sam Foulds had a goal and an assist as Concord edged Andover 2-1; and Ingram scored what turned out to be the winner with 8:11 left and Blank posted 1-1-2 as NH East edged North Andover 5-4 – Sam Elliot with 2-1-3 and Kyle Losco 1-1-2 in the lost.
Parkway and Acton-Boxboro both won twice in the West. Ben Valente and Abraham Lester-Barrali both scored twice and Colm McCarthy pitched a shutout in Parkway’s 7-0 win over Billerica – and Brayden Straub’s second goal of the game, with 4:17 left, turned out to be the winner and Ava Maregni posted two goals and an assist as Parkway edged Needham 5-4 – Gibbons with 1-2-3 and Darwin two goals in the loss; Jeuk Jun scored one goal and set up two others and Colin Murphy scored twice as Acton-Boxboro topped the Railers 6-1 – and Murphy wore the hat, Mason Holmes scored twice, Keith Baum had 1-1-2 and John Carolan and Ed Ruszczyk added two assists apiece in a 9-1 win over the Crusaders;
Trevor Norum pitched a shutout and Alex Bates opened the scoring as the Railers defeated SMS 5-0; Peter King scored one goal and dished out three assists and Russell LeBert had two goals and as assist in Lexington/Bedford’s 6-2 victory over Waltham – Aris Stefanis with 1-1-2 in the loss; and Deven Dunlop had 1-2-3, Ryan Shields scored twice and Connor Nee had 1-1-2 in Dorchester’s 8-0 win over Belmont.
In the North, Jake Samaha scored twice in North Central’s 7-2 win over Natick – Luke Ward with a goal and an assist in the loss; No. 3 and Ryan LaRiviere scored 1:14 apart in the first period as Lynn topped Triton 4-1; Connor Joy scored what turned out to be be the winner with 38 seconds left in the second period as the Leafs trimmed the Edge 3-1; Alex D’Amato and Matt Morash scored early and Nashoba edged the Revolution 2-1; Matt Thomas and Anthony DiDonna both had two assists and six different players scored as the Railers downed the Stars 6-1; and Brady Pelletier wore the hat and had an assist as the Leafs defeated Framingham 8-2.
Wakefield had a win and a tie in the South. Joe Dalessandro scored twice in a 3-2 decision over Masco – and Zach Leverdue capped a hat trick with the tying goal with 4:54 left and Oisin Cullen had two assists as Wakefield tied NH East 4-4, Jack McNeil with a goal and two assists and Luke Snyder 1-1-2 for NHE;
Mike Burns’ second goal of the game, 27 seconds into the third period, turned out to be the winner and Gavin Lawrence also scored twice as Beverly trimmed Winthrop 4-2; Jonathan Brandano scored twice, Jared Allsop had 1-1-2 and Jackson Myung pitched a shutout in Medford’s 5-0 win over Winchester; Shawn Casey scored twice as Winchester topped Everett/Revere 5-1; Curtatone wore a natural hat and added an assist as Somerville defeated Hyde Park 5-2 – Colleran with 1-1-2 in the loss; and Dave George scored twice and Murphy and No. 51 both delivered 1-1-2 in Dorchester’s 6-0 victory over Somerville.
In the East, Quiles scored what turned out to be the winner in the second period as Woburn edged Stoneham 2-1; Nathan Medeiros pitched a shutout and Sean Heffernan scored 54 seconds into the second period as Billerica nipped Reading 1-0; Tucker Martin scored the tying goal with 18 seconds left in the second period as Winchester tied Cambridge 2-2; Sal Pace scored twice and Sam Giles posted 1-1-2 as the Edge got by Haverhill/Pentucket 6-4; Mike Desmarais wore the hat and Tom Woodlock had two goals and an assist as Greater Lowell defeated North Andover 7-1; Jack Thurmond wore the hat and added two assists, Lucas Risnikof also wore a hat and No, 81 added two assists in newton’s 8-3 victory over Arlington; and Matt Powers scored with 54 seconds left to give Melrose a 3-2 decision over Concord-Carlisle.
In the West, Aidan Flores pitched a shutout and Mike Munnely scored twice in Parkway’s 3-0 victory over Cambridge; Delmore scored four goals, Lioce posted 1-2-3 and Farrell als had two assists as the Revolution topped Twin City 8-3; Logan Mulcahy clicked for 1-1-2, Dan O’Neil had two assists and Josh Carignan pitched a shutout as the Railers V defeated Triboro 4-0; Zach McWilliams wore the hat as the Railers VI defeated the Leafs 6-0; Connor Gagne scored four goals and Aiden Sprague, Ryan Lariviere and Mike Capone all posted 1-1-2 in Lynn’s 10-2 victory over Concord; No. 37 scored one goal and dished out three assists, Dragsbeck scored twice and Frasie pitched a shutout in Triboro’s 6-0 win over Brookline; Jayce Singleton scored one goal and handed out four assists, Dillon O’Reilly had two goals and two assists, Thomas Quinn posted 2-1-3, Dustin Mackinnon had three assists, Quinn Fallon also scored twice and Kat Garabedian pitched a shutout in Burlington’s big win over Belmont; and Auditori wore the hat and had an assist and Riya Tanizak and Nocella each added 1-1-2 in Medford’s 6-1 triumph over Dorchester.
-– MIKE SHALIN, email@example.com