BANTAMS – WEEK ENDING Dec. 16
Ryan Gilbert wore the hat and handed out two assists and Shane Broughton had a goal and an assist as Arlington trimmed Greater Lowell 6-4 – Gray with two goals and two assists in the loss; Heath Mann scored two goals in 31 seconds in the third period and Colin Logan and Marshall Reedenauer came within 1:21 of a shutout in Concord’s 4-1 win over Waltham; Tyler Lareau had 2-1-3, Nikolas Previte posted two assists and Griffin Littlewood scored what turned out to be the winner with 7:34 left and
Corey Quinland’s first-period goal turned out to be the winner as Andover downed Concord 5-3 – Trevor Brown with two goals in the loss; and Nate Alves and Dante Mauro scored late goals 1:02 apart to give Lynnfield/Saugus a 3-3 tie with Waltham – Drew Damiani with 1-1-2 and Danny Storella two assists for L/S and Venezia 1-1-2 for Waltham.
Ryan Doherty and Tyler Dickson both scored twice and Rylye Coe and Josh Millman shared the shutout in NH East’s 5-0 victory over Winthrop; Nick Wesley clicked for 1-2-3 and Mike Pellegrino scored twice as Wakefield downed Acton-Boxboro 4-2; Chris Bertolini and Christian Mattaliano both scored twice and Diego Demeo posted 1-1-2 in Wellesley 5-3 victory over Reading – Pat McGonagle with two assists in the loss; and Donahue had 1-1-2, Kefeyan two assists and Rowan the shutout as Belmont topped Lexington/Bedford 5-0.
In the North, Justin Torosian capped a hat trick 19 seconds into the third period to give Haverhill/Pentucket a 3-3 tie with Tewksbury – Andrew Della Piana with two goals for Tewksbury; Jacob Hammer tied the game 53 seconds into the third period and Joe Stagnone then scored with 58 seconds left to give Chelmsford a 3-2 decision over Tewksbury; Landon Phillips posted 2-1-3 and Matty Young had 1-1-2 as Stoneham/North Reading topped Cape Ann 7-2; Braden Dekkers scored twice as Triboro defeated Parkway 5-2; Bonasian came within 1:05 of a shutout and Jourdan scored what turned out to be the winner with 10:04 left as Needham edged Triboro 2-1; Chase scored the tying goal with 2:05 left and Cogliano had 1-1-2 as Natick tied the Revs 3-3 – Nicolas Tomczak with two goals and Owen Cacciatore two assists for the Revs; DJ Bachini wore the hat and had an assist, Dylan Alves scored one goal and handed out three assists, Tim Sullivan and Cam Cook both posted 1-1-2 and Jeff Hallinan two assists as Beverly topped Melrose 9-2 – Pat Cotter with 1-1-2 and Andrew Maher two assists in the loss; and Evan Downey and Anthony Dempsey scored two goals apiece and Jake Kaveney two assists in Framingham’s 6-1 victory over Winthrop.
Nashoba won twice in the South. Ryan Strout wore the hat, Matt Mulhern posted 1-1-2 and Cavan Quinn pitched a shutout in Nashoba’s 5-0 victory over Marblehead — and Luke Buretta pitched a shutout and Dean Blake scored the only goal needed in a 2-0 win over Dorchester;
Christian Rodriguez scored the winner with 10:14 as Twin City edged SMS 2-1; Joe Young scored with three seconds left to give Masco a 3-2 decision over Andover – Brendan Sheedy with both goals in the loss; No. 14 had 1-1-2 as the Railers downed Acton-Boxboro 6-1; and Jones wore the hat and had an assist, Gaskin posted 2-2-4 and McDevitt and No. 2 both also had two assists in Somerville’s 7-3 win over Marblehead – Jacob Aizanman and Dan Brant with 1-1-2 apiece in the loss.
Reading (one loss) won twice and Maine had a win and a tie in the East. Brendan Murphy and Matt Busick pitched a combined shutout and Cam Thornton scored early as Reading trimmed the Revs 2-0 – and Jack Egan posted 1-1-2 and Matt Jones had two assists in a 4-2 triumph over North Andover, Sam Elliott with 1-1-2 in the loss; Teddy Conway had 2-1-3, including the goal that turned out to be the winner 51 seconds into the third period, Patrick Lee posted 1-1-2 and Max Lieman had two assists as Maine edged Methuen 6-5, Lucas Bonanno with 1-1-2 in the loss – and Jack Farrington scored with 4:22 left to give Amesbury a 3-3 tie with Maine;
Kyle Losco wore a natural hat, Keenan Gosselin posted a goal and an assist and Diego Robles pitched a shutout in North Andover’s 6-0 victory over the Railers; Fionn McGowan pitched shutout and Tom Fulginiti scored in the second period as Cambridge trimmed Winchester 2-0; Kaiden Keddy pitched a shutout and Dan Brigham and Jack Joyal scored 42 seconds apart midway through the third period as the Railers topped Reading 2-0; Alex Fucile’s second goal of the game, with 55 seconds left, gave South Boston a 4-3 decision over Framingham – No. 10 with 1-1-2 in the win; and Hodge snapped a 1-1 tie with 6:21 left as Arlington scored three goals in 4:40 late in a 3-1 victory over Dedham.
In the West, Bowen Staehly scored two late goals as Wellesley downed Waltham 4-1; Jack Baker had 2-1-3 as the Leafs topped Andover 5-1; Jack Maloney posted 1-1-2, Tim McNeil had two assists and Julia Chase pitched a shutout as Parkway topped Dorchester 4-0; Aris Stefanis scored with 1:50 left to give Waltham a 2-2 tie with the Railers; and Frankie Leone clicked for 1-2-3, Justin Carino scored twice, Drew Barett posted 1-1-2 and Dom Deangelis pitched a shutout in Wakefield’s 6-0 win over Brookline.
In the North, Ian Herrera scored one goal and set up another, Brayden Straub had two assists and Colm McCarthy pitched a shutout in Parkway’s 5-0 victory over Lexington/Bedford; Nichols wore a natural hat in the second period and Pasquale had 1-1-2 as S&S topped the Crusaders 5-2; Brady Pelletier clicked for 2-1-3, Luke Frauton and Sean Remillard both also scored twice and Kurt Bellefontaine pitched a shutout as the Leafs downed North Central 6-0; Reding posted 1-1-2 and Ciulla had two assists as the Revs topped the Railers 4-1; Jared Allsopp had 2-1-3 and Louis Pucillo 1-2-3 in Medford’s 5-2 victory over Lynn; Danny Dellascio set up three goals, Dakota Langevin and Aidan Sprague both scored twice and Ryan Benson pitched a shutout in Lynn’s 5-0 victory over Agawam; and Jackson Powers scored two goals late in the first period, Alan Weitzman posted 1-1-2, Ryan Heldenburgh had two assists and Aiden McCloud came within 1:54 of a shutout in Burlington’s 4-1 victory over Cape Ann.
In the South, Joe Soares wore the hat as Lynnfield/Saugus topped Concord 4-2; No. 28 scored with 3:23 left to give The Edge B2 a 2-1 decision over the Edge B1; Finn Brown’s second goal of the game tied it with 1:44 left and Brown then capped a hat trick with 15 seconds remaining to give Concord a 4-3 decision over Beverly – Jack Allen with two assists in the win and Zach McDonald two goals and Joey Marshal 1-1-2 in the loss; James O’Brien scored with 10:22 left to give Winchester a 1-1 tie with Hyde Park, which got a goal from Solis in the first period; Aiden Brady capped a hat trick and Connor Hoague scored 1:31 later early in the third period to give Nashoba a 5-5 tie with Natick – Mike Pincence with 1-1-2 for Nashoba, while Matt Maloney had 2-1-3, Luke Ward two goals and Kenan Kelly 1-1-2 for Natick; Logan Greene pitched a shutout and No. 22 scored with 7:24 left as Somerville edged Greater Lowell 1-0; Paul Kazarosian scored four goals, Jack Thurmond had two goals and two assists, Ben Rishikof dished out four assists, Tracy Pennington two and Kobi Balsam the shutout in newton’s big win over Somerville; and Griffin White posted 1-1-2 and Parker Pierre pitched a shutout as Triton downed the Edge 4-0.
In the East, Tom Sampson and A.J. Welch both wore hats, Sampson handing out three assists, and Chris Busby pitched a shutout in Burlington’s 6-0 win over Medfield; Dylan Linn scored twice and Luke Caruso had two assists as Danvers topped NH East 4-1; Ryan Crosby wore the hat as Reading downed Wakefield 6-2; Jack McNair delivered 2-1-3 and Flynn Martin pitched a shutout as NH East topped Danvers 4-0; Joe Collins scored twice, Luke Wells had 1-1-2, Matt Young posted two assists and Brendan Zinck came within 3:16 of a shutout as Stoneham downed Winthrop 4-1; Patrick Hall clicked for 2-1-3 and Jake Amoroso had 1-1-2 as Billerica topped Medford 4-1;; and Nate Tacey pitched a shutout and David Gillies-Holt had 1-1-2 in Arlington’s3-0 victory over Woburn .
Tewksbury and Dorchester both won twice in the West. Sam Malone wore the hat in Tewksbury’s 5-2 victory over Acton-Boxboro, Ben Luo with a goal and an assist in the loss – and Seamus Crowley clicked for 2-1-3, Aidan MacDonald and Malone both also scored twice and Matt Calouro pitched a shutout in a big win over Framingham; Cole Skinner scored the winner in the second period as Dorchester edged Belmont 2-1 – and Charlie George pitched a shutout, Jackie Hanlon had 2-1-3 and Liam Power two assists in a 3-0 victory over Brookline;
Josh Narducci and Zack Lawrence scored in the first period and Deegan Atkinson and Aidon Doe shared the shutout as the Leafs defeated Framingham 4-0; Aiden Linnell’s second goal of the game cut the deficit to one and No. 27 then came through with 16.7 seconds remaining to give Triboro a 3-3 tie with the Revs – Brady Babineau with 1-1-2 in the loss; and Oliver Ranson came within one second of a shutout and Corey Quinland came through with a goal and two assists as Cambridge trimmed Concord-Carlisle 3-1.
-- MIKE SHALIN, email@example.com