BANTAMS – WEEK ENDING Jan. 6
Dorchester won twice and Andover had a win and a tie. Noah Kearney scored twice in Dorchester’s 3-0 victory over Lynnfield/Saugus – and Jack Murphy wore the hat and had an assist in a 5-3 win over Cambridge, Alex Sandell with a goal and an assist in the loss; Will Moriarty and Braeden Archambault scored third-period goals to send Andover past Waltham 4-2 – and Sandell scored with 5:54 left to give Cambridge a 3-3 tie with Andover, Moriarty with a goal and an assist for Andover;
Matt Egan’s second goal of the game, with 2:12 left, gave Waltham a 2-1 decision over Concord; and Gilbert scored one goal and dished out three assists, Ferioli posted a goal and two assists and Sotiropoulos scored twice in Arlington’s 7-1 victory over Greater Lowell.
Winchester won twice and Newton had a win and a tie. Max Tong and Mike Nigro both scored two goals and set up another in Winchester’s 5-1 victory over NH East – and Shane Napolitano wore the hat and added an assist in a 4-2 triumph over Wakefield, Nick Knowles with both goals in the loss; Ryan Fryar scored twice, Boaz Sonderling, Camden Cardamone and Andrew Murray all clicked for 1-1-2 and Ben Ratin two assists in Newton’s 7-1 win over Lexington/Bedford – and Wellesley’s Kellen Sharpe and Cardamone swapped first-period goals in a 1-1 tie;
Mike Parent scored twice and Nick Knowles had a goal and an assist in Wakefield’s 5-0 victory over Reading; No. 20 scored the tying goal with 6:14 left and Alex Li had 1-1-2 as Acton-Boxboro tied Billerica 3-3; and Vince Kalmar scored twice, Anthony Dempsey posted 1-1-2 and Framingham scored three goals in 3:23 in the first period and trimmed the Revs 4-2 – Nicolas Tomczak with both goals in the loss.
Tewksbury had two wins and a tie in the North. Alex Sovie scored one goal and set up another in a 4-0 victory over Winthrop; Ryan Flynn wore the hat in a 4-2 win over Charlestown, Sean Leetch and Aiden Boucher with 1-1-2 apiece for Charlestown—and McLaughlin scored two goals late in the second period to end the scoring and give Charlestown a 3-3 tie with Tewksbury, John Ragucci with two goals and Eric Utter 1-1-2 for Tewksbury;
Ian Zhou scored five goals and Casey Bell handed out three assists in Natick’s 7-4 victory over Waltham – William Fredericks with two goals, Jason Juarez 1-1-2 and Robert Mendez two assists in the loss; Mathews had 1-2-3, Marmai also had two assists and Badger came within 1:59 of a shutout in Medfield’s 4-1 victory over Brookline; Liam Crowley clicked for 1-2-3 as Chelmsford’s 5-2 win over Cape Ann – Brett Cunningham with 1-1-2 in the loss; Griffin Winter was in goal for Marblehead and Nico Babine for Winthrop in a 0-0 tie; Jack Waligora, who also had an assist, scored with 8:03 left to give Haverhill/Pentucket a 2-2 tie with Beverly – Matt Capachietti with assists on both goals for Beverly; Matty Young scored what turned out to be the winner with 10:16 left as Stoneham/North Reading edged Haverhill/Pentucket 2-1; Owen Prentiss came within 1:22 of a shutout and Evan Tripp scored what turned out to be the winner with 5:20 left as Parkway downed Hyde Park 3-1; and Jake Dapolite, who also had two assists, scored his second goal of the game with 40 seconds left to give Triboro a 5-4 decision over the Railers – Braden Deckkers with 1-2-3 and No.53 1-1-2 in the win and Jack Hanson two goals in the loss.
Woburn won twice and SMS had a win and a tie in the South. Zach MacInnes wore the hat and handed out three assists, Connor Welch and Nate Leydon both scored twice, Alex Simpson had a goal and an assist and Ryan Haggerty two assists in Woburn’s 8-2 win over Medford – and MacInnes wore another hat, Simpson scored twice and Haggerty and Welch both posted two assists in a 7-5 victory over Concord-Carlisle, Thorpe with 1-2-3 and Bennett and Mckeown both scored twice in the loss; Hogan pitched a shutout and Scalesi had a goal and an assist as SMS topped the Railers 2-0 – and Dom Marshall scored with 8:34 left to give Nashoba a 1-1 tie with SMS, Poulin with a goal early in the second period;
Anthony White scored what turned out to be the winner with 3:45 left and Dom Lamentea had two goals and an assist as Melrose edged Masco 4-3 – Joe Young with 1-1-2 in the loss; Aiden Prentiss wore a third-period hat, Cooper Carignan had 1-1-2 and William Parker two assists in Twin City’s 4-2 win over Andover; and No. 2 wore the hat and added an assist, Gaskin posted 2-2-4 and Doe three assists in Somerville’s 6-0 win over Cambridge.
Haverhill/Pentucket had a win and a tie and Methuen wore two ties, one against H/P, in the East. John Bishop and No.20 scored 65 seconds apart late to give Haverhill/Pentucket a 2-1 decision over Maine; Chris DiMaggio’s second goal of the game, with 2:18 left, gave Methuen a 4-4 tie with Amesbury, Body Burnham with 2-1-3 and Cam Richard two goals for Amesbury – and Methuen’s Marc Hebbelinck and Haverhill/Pentucket’s Bishop swapped goals late in the first period in a 1-1 tie;
Matt Jones scored with 1:56 left to give Reading a 3-2 decision over Maine – Ryan Branson with two goals in the win and Teddy Conway 1-1-2 in the loss; Jack Joyal’s second goal of the game, 39 seconds into the third period, gave the Railers a 3-2 decision over Arlington; Joe Quartatiello scored with 2:57 left to give NH East a 4-3 victory over Amesbury – Cam Ingram with two goals in the win; John Hudson scored twice in the second period as Framingham downed Dedham 4-2 – Greenwood with both goals in the loss; Alan Grebelsky pitched a shutout and John Oliveira scored late in the first period as the Revs edged the Railers 1-0; and Deven Dunlop’s second goal of the game, with eight seconds left, gave Dorchester a 3-2 decision over Winchester.
Wakefield won three times in the West. Xavier Yepez and Declan Grady both scored one goal and set up another in a 6-3 victory over Acton-Boxboro, Ed Rusczyk; Alex Fata had two goals and an assist, Yepez also scored twice and Justin Carino had two assists in a 6-1 triumph over Lexington/Bedford – and Brian Casey snapped a 2-2 tie with 9:10 left in a 5-2 win over Brookline, Teahan with 1-1-2 in the loss;
Ryan Mittleman and Nick Fietze scored 17 seconds apart in the third period as Andover edged the Demons; Alex Fucile scored with 53 seconds left to give South Boston a 2-2 tie with Concord-Carlisle; Wylie Parizeau scored twice, Owen Blakely had 1-1-2 and Bowen Staehly had two assists as Wellesley trimmed Needham 6-4 – Krystian Reese with two goals and George Darwin two assists in the loss; and Colum Donovan wore the hat, Jack Thurmond posted 1-2-3 and Charlie Jin two goals in Newton’s 7-2 victory over Medford – Louis Pucillo with assists on both goals in the loss.
Burlington won twice and North Central had a win and a tie in the North. Burke scored two goals and added an assist, D’Amico and Powers both posted 1-1-2 and Burlington scored three goals in 2:12 early in the second period en route to a 5-3 victory over Southern Maine, Emmit Sullivan with 1-1-2 in the loss – and D’Amico wore the hat and Weitzman and Heldenbergh both clicked for 1-1-2 in a 5-1 triumph over Nashoba; James Brideau scored with 10:17 left and Jaxon Decker then scored two goals in 21 seconds before Brideau scored again as North Central rallied for four goals in 4:27 and charged past the Demons 5-2 – Jason Armes with two goals in the loss – and Brideau, who also had an assist, scored with 6:17 left to give North Central a 2-2 tie with Billerica;
Porter Krause pitched a shutout, Brady Alexander assisted on both goals and Dante Reali scored late in the first period as S. Maine trimmed Lexington/Bedford 2-0; Joe Schipani’s second goal of the game, with 55 seconds left, was the winner, Matt Pomer also scored twice and Mike Pomer had 1-1-2 as Belmont nipped Hyde Park 4-3; Jacob Barshteyn and Roman Morelli scored third-period goals to give the Revs a 3-3 tie with the Leafs, who got 2-1-3 from Luke Frauton; Rocco Mastrangelo assisted on George Gabriel’s second goal of the game and then scored 19 seconds later in the third period as the Demons downed the Railers 3-1; Nolan Yusikones and Max Sullivan both posted 1-1-2, Dave Childers had two assists and Andrew Skavish came within 1:57 of a shutout as Triboro topped Billerica 4-1; Cam Gagnon wore a natural hat in the second period as Wilmington topped Triboro 4-1; and James Redding scored two goals in 62 seconds and Brookline tallied three in 2:08 to defeat Dorchester 5-1.
S&S had a win and a tie in the South. Roddy clicked for a goal and an assist and Utter pitched a shutout in a 4-0 victory over Everett/Revere – and Louis Pucillo scored with 6:17 left to give Medford a 1-1 tie with S&S, Fitzpatrick scoring just seven seconds into the game for S&S;
Tom Brunner scored one goal and set up another and Mike Nocella posted two assists in Cape Ann’s 4-1 victory over Beverly; Josh Batchelder had 1-1-2 as Masco downed the Edge 4-2; CJ Reding scored with 56 seconds left to give the Revs a 5-4 decision over Lynn – Mike Napoleone and Eric Farrell with 1-1-2 apiece in the win and Mike Capone two goals and Jake Overstreet two assists in the loss; Vincent Snyder assisted on the tying goal with 9:17 left and then scored with 12 seconds remaining to give Everett/Revere a 2-1 decision over Greater Lowell; James Glowacz had two assists and Joe Soares scored what turned out to be the winner with 4:05 left as Lynnfield/Saugus trimmed Cape Ann 4-2; Finn Conneely wore the hat and added an assist and Murphy Peckham had 2-1-3 as Allston/Brighton topped Natick 6-1; Mosscrop, who also had an assist, scored with 5:26 left and Moore, who handed out two assists, then came through with 2:35 remaining to give the Crusaders a 6-5 decision over SMS – Sullivan with two goals and two assists, Halleran 1-1-2 and Kahwati two assists in the win and Matt Morimon a hat trick and Luke Swartz 1-1-2 in the loss; and Cam Dykstra wore the hat and Nathan Pope dished out three assists as the Edge defeated Nashoba 6-1.
Arlington had two wins and a tie, Haverhill/Pentucket, NH East, Burlington and Tewksbury all won twice and Winthrop posted a win and two ties in the East. Nate Tacey and Jake Schiano pitched a shutout and No. 6 scored both goals in Arlington’s 2-0 victory over Lexington/Bedford; No. 6 (one assist) and Dylan Walsh scored 24 seconds apart early in a 5-1 win over Needham – and Tacey was in goal for Arlington and Josh Carignan for the Railers in a 0-0 tie; Nathan Libby wore the hat and Paolo Oerlando had two assists as Haverhill/Pentucket trimmed Wakefield 4-3, Ethan Gori with 2-1-3 in the loss – and Libby wore the hat and James DeMarco had two assists in a 5-4 decision over North Andover, Cole Ventre with 2-1-3 in the loss; Jett St. Laurent scored with 5:03 left to give NH East a 2-1 decision over Reading – and Lilyan Blood and Jack McNair scored 2:16 apart in the third period to give NHE a 3-2 win over Wakefield; Tom Sampson scored four goals in Burlington’s 6-1 victory over Billerica — and Logan Roderick pitched a shutout and Dillon O’Reilly scored late in the first period of a 2-0 win over the Railers; Sam Malone dished out three assists and Ben Sharpe and Mike Carlson both scored twice as Tewksbury topped Concord 5-2 – and Malone wore the hat and added an assist, Carlson scored twice and Aidan MacDonald had 1-1-2 in a 7-2 triumph over the Railers; No.71 scored the winner with 1:22 left and Rich, Hurley and Murphy all posted 1-1-2 as Winthrop edged Stoneham/North Reading 5-4; Murphy, who also had an assist, scored with 1:13 left to give Winthrop a 5-5 tie with North Andover, Rich with three assists for Winthrop and Ventre 2-1-3 (including a go-ahead goal with 1:58 remaining) and Luke Sistek two assists for NA – and No. 16 scored the tying goal with 3:33 left to give Medford a 5-5 tie with Winthrop, Riya Tanizaki with a first-period hat trick and Andrew Watson two assists for Medford;
James O’Brien scored one goal and set up two others, Harry McAuliffe scored twice and Quin Johansen also had two assists in Winchester’s 4-1 victory over Needham; Nos. 64 and 87 scored 25 seconds apart in the third period to give Reading a 4-3 decision over Danvers – Jon Merkle with two assists in the win and Parker Glenn two assists in the loss; Robert Kenny posted 1-2-3, scoring the goal that turned out to be the winner with 10:42 left, as Andover trimmed Danvers 5-3 – Dylan Linn with 1-1-2 and Luke Caruso two assists in the loss; Charlie Hillier clicked for 2-1-3 and Sean Heffernan had two assists as Billerica defeated Andover 5-1; Kyle Dasilva came within 3:31 of a shutout and Steve DiFilippo had 1-1-2 as Masco trimmed Stoneham 3-1; Teddy Griswold posted 1-2-3 and Alex Teryazos scored twice as Wellesley downed Somerville 4-1; Wyatt Iantosca scored his second goal of the game with 2:34 left and Matt Davenport then came through with a goal with 52 seconds left to give the Demons a 4-4 tie with Watertown – Jake Garron with 1-1-2 for the Demons and Erickson two goals for Watertown; and Kahn had a goal and an assist in the first period as Somerville edged Woburn 2-1.
Cambridge won three times, Acton-Boxboro won twice and Belmont and Concord-Carlisle both won a game and tied each other in the West. Isaac Wedman had two goals and an assist as Cambridge defeated Brookline 6-1; Jack Walmsley wore the hat and handed out three assists, Fionn McGowan clicked for two goals and two assists, Micah Moise posted 2-1-3 and No. 36 had 1-1-2 in a 10-3 win over Brookline, Matt Murphy and Dylan Pan with 1-1-2 apiece in the loss – and Walmsley scored his fourth goal of the game with 28 seconds left to give Cambridge a 6-5 victory over Parkway, Will Connors with 1-2-3 in the win and Mike Munnelly and Mike Chevrette two goals apiece in the loss; Quinn MacLean scored two goals in 18 seconds in the first period as Acton-Boxboro topped the Revs 4-1 – and Troy Galvin scored with 51.3 seconds left to give A-B a 5-4 decision over Waltham, James Osbourne with 2-1-3 and Aris Stefanis two goals in the loss; No. 77 scored what turned out to be the winner with 4:53 left as Belmont edged Brookline 3-2; Teddy Mckeown scored twice as Concord-Carlisle topped Melrose 3-1 – and Adam Bauer, who also had an assist, scored with 10 minutes left to give Belmont a 2-2 tie with Concord-Carlisle, Max Murphy with 1-1-2 for C-C;
Phil Coleman pitched a shutout and Jackie Hanlon scored 20 seconds into Dorchester’s 4-0 win over Parkway; Brian Morvillo clicked for 2-1-3 and Ryan McInerney posted 1-1-2 as Waltham edged the Leafs 5-4 – Josh Blalock with two goals and Kyle Leporati 1-1-2 in the loss; Dragsbaek scored with 61 seconds left to give Triboro a 2-1 decision over Framingham; McWilliams scored five goals, Nielsen had a goal and an assist and Kanrally pitched a shutout as the Railers downed the Leafs 6-0; and Cam Begnoch clicked for 1-2-3, Camden Manning scored twice, Brady Cormier posted 1-1-2 and Connor Wheeler pitched a shutout as Twin City defeated the Revs 5-0.
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