Cam Caron scored five goals, including a third-period hat trick, as Greater Lowell defeated Natick 6-4; Tom Cashman scored four goals and set up another, Luke Harwick had two goals and an assist and Brody Faessler had two assists in Triboro’s 7-3 win over Dorchester; Joe MacDonnell wore a natural hat in the second period, Peter Bracken dished out three assists and Jeff Howard two as Natick downed South Boston 7-2 – McFarland with a goal and an assist in the loss; and Rowan Arndt scored one goal and set up three others and Trevor Craigue clicked for two goals and an assist as Concord trimmed Winchester 6-4 – Julian Ragosa with 2-1-3 and Jonny Garmey two assists in the loss.
Waltham and Lakes Region both won twice in the North. Maxim Polipas scored two goals and set up another in Waltham’s 6-2 victory over Framingham, Chris Anastos with a goal and an assist in the loss — and Shant Gebeyan had a goal and three assists, Polipas posted 2-1-3 and Rocco Cook 1-2-3 in a 4-3 decision over Assabet – Abby Mackintire with 2-1-3, Evelyn Doyle 1-1-2 and Lucy McGaraehan two assists in the loss; Alex Gunderson wore the hat and had an assist and Caden Cotnoir posted 1-1-2 in Lakes Region’s 5-1 victory over Tewksbury – and Micah Jivalgi wore the hat, Bryce Turmel posted 2-1-3 and Gunderson also scored twice in a 7-1 win over Reading;
Brennan Walsh wore the hat to lead Wilmington to a 5-3 victory over Woburn – Nico Tortok with two goals in the loss; JP Messuri scored with 5:58 left to give Arlington a 2-2 tie with Dedham; Ryan Finkle wore the hat, Crew Monaco clicked for two goals and an assist and Ryan Clay had three assists in Marblehead’s 9-4 victory over Reading – Liam Hanson with two goals in the loss; Braeden Hurley clicked for 2-2-4 and Colby Warren also scored twice in Cape Ann’s 8-2 win over Triton; and Mackintire scored with 3:58 left and Christina Scalese, who also had an assist, scored with 33 seconds left to give Assabet a 2-1 decision over Belmont.
In the South, Hunter Barone scored two goals and added an assist, Max Rowan also scored twice and Jack Williams had a goal and an assist as Cambridge topped Burlington 5-2; McWhinnie wore the hat, Heldenbergh scored twice and McLeod had two assists in Burlington’s 7-3 victory over Wakefield; J.P. Casey and No. 97 both scored twice as Wakefield trimmed Haverhill/Pentucket 6-3; Jack Stone scored twice and Joe Crowe had 1-1-2 in NH East’s 7-1 win over Cambridge; Susanna Ward clicked for 1-1-2 as the Wizards edged the Railers 4-3 – Austin Dono with two goals in the loss; Brandon Barone’s second and third goals of the game and a goal by Owen Hanson came in a 3:07 span of the second period, Sam Croke had 1-1-2 and Seamue Cullen two assists as S&S topped the Railers 5-3; Coby Malionek scored the tying goal with 32 seconds left in the second period and Henry Mills had 1-1-2 as Beverly tied Acton-Boxboro 3-3 – Alex Han and Andrew Coffey with 1-1-2 apiece in the loss; No. 4’s second goal of the game, with 7:04 left led Hollis past S&S 4-2 — No. 6 with two assists in the win; and Ryan Callahan posted 1-2-3, Jason Hecht and No. 18 both scored twice and No. 29 posted 1-1-2 as Needham defeated Acton-Boxboro 8-4 – Coffey with 2-1-3, Andrew Archer 1-1-2 and Travis Birmingham two assists in the loss.
In the North, Ben Glanvlle scored four goals and set up two others, Reid Ohanesian had a goal and an assist and Alex Sarbacher also had two assists in Groton’s 7-5 victory over Natick – Brendon Howard with a goal and three assists and Braeden Homer a hat trick in the loss; Charlestown edged SMS 2-1; Ben Woodford pitched a shutout and Donovan scored early in the second period as North Andover edged Natick 1-0; Matt Rosetti wore the hat, Austin Marmo clicked for a goal and two assists and Magnus Boczar also had two assists as Chelmsford defeated Framingham 7-1; Trevor Robillard and Logan Ohanyan both posted 2-1-3, Chase LeBlanc had 1-2-3 and Ben Meade and Will Jones 1-1-2 apiece in Waltham’s 8-6 victory over Concord-Carlisle; Charlie Breslin wore a natural hat and had an assist, Willy Maher scored twice and Max Grzeskowiak and Cam Daly both posted 1-1-2 in Medfield’s big win over Arlington; and Sawyer Kittredge scored twice as Triboro downed Winthrop 6-3 – Holgersen with a hat trick in the loss.
Twin City, Triton and Methuen all won twice in the South. Gavin Roy dished out four assists and Toby Beaulac and Harrison Moran both scored twice in Twin City’s 6-1 victory over Danvers – and James Heffernan and Hunter Lammi both scored twice in a 6-3 win over SMS – Kevin Abair with 1-1-2 in the loss; Lucas Rainsford scored with 5:49 left as Triton edged Andover 2-1 – and Alex Pasquini went for 2-2-4, Rainsford and Jonathan Doherty both also scored twice in a 7-0 triumph over Agawam; Mike Moschitto wore the hat and Vinny Aiella had 1-1-2 in Methuen’s 4-1 victory over Newton – and Aiello scored twice in a 5-1 win over Wilmington;
Henry Pierce pitched a shutout and Joe Neilon scored early as Charlestown downed Danvers 3-0; Devin Jamal scored with 6:42 left to give Newton a 2-1 decision over Andover; Devin Lavers had 2-2-4 and Duncan Gulino and Dario Viliott both had 1-1-2 in North Reading’s 6-2 win over Reading; Shane Doe snapped a 1-1 tie with 2:47 left in the second period as Somerville trimmed Marblehead 3-1; and Jackson Lonczak pitched a shutout and T.Z. Snail scored twice in the third period of Lexington/Bedford’s2-0 victory over SMS.
Allston/Brighton won twice and Masco had a win and a tie in the East. Luke McGrath wore the hat and had an assists and Jackson Stotts had a goal and an assist in Allston/Brighton’s 6-3 victory over Woburn, Brenden Carta with two goals in the loss – and John McNair posted 2-1-3, Tyler McCarthy scored twice and Joplin Murphy had 1-1-2 in a 7-2 win over Parkway – Robert Linso with both goals in the loss; Tom Finn and Timmy McManus both scored twice and Mark Scribner pitched a shutout as Masco downed Winchester 6-0 — and Finn scored the tying goal with 6:25 left, McManus scored twice and Andrew Nelson had two assists as Masco tied Medfield 4-4 – Braiden Sutton with two goals for Medfield;
Costello scored five goals and Arsenault had a goal and an assist in the Wizards’ 6-1 win over Dorchester; Eric Grasso wore a natural hat and had an assist and Sam Seeley pitched a shutout as Everett/Revere defeated Peabody 5-0; Donlon and Connelly both posted 1-1-2 in Winchester’s 4-1 victory over the NS Vipers; and Ryan Keyes scored with 27 seconds left to give Lynnfield/Saugus a 3-3 tie with South Boston – Sam Curley with 1-1-2 for L/S and Mike Cutty 1-1-2 for SB.
The Edge won twice in the West. Max Sylvester capped a hat trick with the winner with 2:18 left and Brady Gerardi had 2-1-3 in a 5-4 decision over the Railers, Jason Fuller with 2-1-3 in the loss – and Sylvester’s second goal of the game was the winner with 5:28 left and Todd Moore had 1-2-3 in a 4-2 win over Acton-Boxboro, Harry Abramowitz with 1-1-2 in the loss;
Gerald Hsin scored the winner with 9:05 left and Akhil Janapareddy had a goal and an assist as Nashoba edged Andover 3-2; Charlie O’Brien had 2-2-4, Matteo Fainelli 1-2-3, Pat Semanchick two goals, Conor Reilly 1-1-2 and No. 19 two assists in Lexington/Bedford’s 8-1 win over Nashoba; Jack Young scored what turned out to be the winner and Fuller scored twice in the Railers’ 6-5 decision over Medford – Colin O’Keefe with 1-1-2 in the loss; Brogan Arivella scored twice in the second period as Haverhill/Pentucket edged Assabet 2-1; Duncan Gulino had 2-1-3 and Evan Gregiore also scored twice in North Reading’s 7-0 win over Needham; Jake Morris scored with eight seconds left to give Wakefield a 4-4 tie with Watertown – Will Baldwin with a hat trick for Wakefield and Giardina two goals for Watertown; and Sara Albanese ended Ethan Jussaume’s shutout with 1:14 left and gave Assabet a 1-1 tie with Wakefield – Nathan Daly with a second-period goal for Wakefield.
Melrose and Belmont both won twice in the Central. Brody Lawhorne wore the hat as Melrose scored a 6-1 victory over Needham – and Lawhorne wore another hat and Jack Feeney scored twice in a 7-2 win over Beverly; Nolan Ehler scored one goal and set up another in Belmont’s 4-2 win over Winchester, Axel Osborn both goals in the loss – and Owen McKinley pitched a shutout, Dan Krasnopolsky scored twice and No. 21 posted 1-1-2 in a 3-0 triumph over NH East;
Ryan McElroy had a goal and an assist as Billerica edged Dedham 3-2 – Connor Keohanen with both goals in the loss; Tom Keller scored with 47 seconds left as Waltham edged Burlington 2-1; Alana Shevory and Dom Bogie scored 90 seconds apart late as Dedham defeated Newton 4-2; Maaden Rooney scored what turned out to be the winner with 6:30 left as Wellesley edged Winchester 5-4 – Alan Wang with a hat trick and Pat Quill two assists in the loss; No. 20 scored twice and Layton Ferrier had 1-1-2 as the Leafs downed Chelmsford 5-1; and Anthony Cordaro scored twice in North Andover’s 6-0 victory over Reading.
In the North, Jayson Vigeant scored one goal and set up two others, Nathan Dodge scored twice and Connor Peterson pitched a shutout in Greater Lowell’s 6-0 victory over the Wizards; Clay Pierce scored what turned out to be the winner in the first period and Oscar Campagna came within 46 seconds of a shutout in Cape Ann’s 4-1 victory over Waltham; Mike Millett wore the hat and Pate Carnazo came within 12 seconds of a shutout in Stoneham’s 5-1 victory over Charlestown; Twomey wore the hat, Guertin and Hutchinson both posted 1-1-2 and Gaeta pitched a shutout in Amesbury’s 7-0 victory over Waltham; Harry Richardson-Irvin scored with 1:03 left to give Groton a 3-2 decision over Greater Lowell – Hunter Hillenberg with 1-1-2 and Aegis Barros two assists in the loss; Alison Marsters clicked for 2-2-4, Rose Kiley also scored twice and Alison Ford had 1-1-2 as the Andover Girls topped Winthrop 8-0; and Paul Smith scored all four goals as Lynnfield/Saugus downed Dorchester4-2.
NH East won twice, Allston/Brighton and Wilmington both won a game and tied each other and Framingham and Lynn each won a game and tied each other in the South. Spencer Chalmers scored two goals and set up another, Cam Carnes also scored twice and Andrew Byron pitched a shutout in NH East’s 6-0 win over Triton – and Matt Crowley and Evan Couture both wore hats, Crowley adding an assist, Alex Lynn scored twice and Zack Patton pitched a shutout in a 6-0 victory over Methuen; Conor Benison wore a first-period natural hat and added an assist in Allston/Brighton’s 4-2 victory over Agawam; Sivakumar had 2-1-3 and Saija had 1-2-3 in Wilmington’s 6-3 victory over Triton, Ben Chisholm with 1-1-2 in the loss – and Saija’s third goal of the game, with 1:07 left to give Wilmington a 4-4 tie with Methuen, Benison with his fourth goal to put Allston/Brighton ahead with 1:57 remaining, while Mozuch had two assists for Wilmington; Addison Allain and Mattias Colantropo both scored twice in Framingham’s 8-3victory over Methuen; Christian Marsh scored four goals and added an assist, Mike Nerich had two goals and three assists, Joe Plourde had a goal and three assists and Kyle Furlong 2-2-4 in Lynn’s big win over Beverly, Ryan Everett with a hat trick in the loss – and No. 2 scored the tying goal with 2:38 left, Colontropo a hat trick and an assist and Braden Ingoldsby and Arialla Pagano two assists apiece for as Framingham tied Lynn 7-7, Marsh with four goals, Cahill 1-2-3 and Nerich two goals for Lynn;
Thielscher wore the hat and had two assists, Fullerton posted three assists, Randall scored twice and Lull pitched a shutout in Masco’s 5-0 victory over Agawam; Zach Romani scored twice, Judah Meitzner posted 1-1-2 and Declan Buckler pitched a shutout in Natick’s 5-0 victory over the Leafs; Harry Hamilton’s fourth goal of the game, with 36 seconds left, to give Brookline a 6-6 tie with Tewksbury – Tewksbury taking a 6-5 lead when Andrew Murray scored 14 seconds before Hamilton re-tied the game, Arbel Levesian and Owen Sovie with two goals apiece for Tewksbury and Malcolm Arnold 2-1-3 and Bea Tringue three assists for Brookline; Dylan Gellman’s second goal of the game, with 4:58 left, gave Woburn a 3-2 decision over Hollis – JT Tourangeau with both goals in the loss; and Dylan MacLeod clicked for 2-1-3, Tourangeau and Zander Rasmussen both also scored twice and Jackie Chace had two assists as Hollis topped Masco 8-3 – Tom Randall with 1-1-2 in the loss.
In the East, Ciscuz’s second goal of the game, with 6:10 left, gave South Boston a 4-4 tie with Winchester – Jaffer with two assists for SB and Brett Daniels a hat trick for Winchester; Gabriel Murray scored twice, Dimos Thanos had two assists and Addison Lydon scored what turned out to be the winner 46 seconds into the third period as Marblehead edged Groton 4-3; Vincent DeMartino and Connor Cardoza both scored twice and Caitlyn Nylin had two assists as Medford topped Andover 5-2; and Chance Kivlehan wore the hat and Darius Karbassi scored twice as Andover defeated Somerville 7-2.
In West action, John Costa scored two goals and set up another in Chelmsford’s 6-1 victory over Billerica; Mathew Brand and Cooper LoColst (2-2-4) scored 43 seconds apart and Bird followed with his second goal of the game with 3:53 remaining as Haverhill/Pentucket trimmed North Reading 6-4; Dominic Lawrence had 2-1-3 and Jason Duckett and Antonio Pace both clicked for 1-1-2 as Methuen topped Twin City 7-4 – Jason Prest with 1-1-2 in the loss; Riley Schneller scored twice and John Idzal had two assists as Natick edged Dedham 4-3 – Steve Fitzpatrick with 2-1-3 in the loss; Clover Logan had 1-1-2 as Acton-Boxboro downed Concord-Carlisle 5-0; and Dylan Katz had 1-1-2 as Brookline downed Waltham 3-0.
In the Central, Liam Kelsch scored six goals and added an assist, Luke Marino posted 1-1-2 and Tyler Chin pitched a shutout in Beverly’s 8-0 win over Wakefield; Armaan Singh scored what turned out to be the winner in the second period as Wellesley edged Dorchester 2-1; Ben Fayerberg, who also had an assist, scored with 2:44 left to give Newton a 3-3 tie with Charlestown – Rahul Bansal capping a hat trick with 4:19 left to put Charleston ahead; Delaney Belanger capped a hat trick with two goals in 1:07 early in the third period to give Newburyport a 5-5 tie with North Andover – Lainy Pare with 1-1-2 for Newburyport and Mia Kmiec two goals and Kelly McVeigh 1-1-2 for North Andover; No.15 scored twice as Framingham trimmed Amesbury 3-1; Shea Healey scored four goals and Jack Goodfellow had 1-2-3 in Reading’s 7-4 win over Stoneham – Griffin Condon with all four goals in the loss; and Eita Akahori scored two goals and set up another and Jongwoo Baek had a goal and an assist as Brookline defeated Parkway 4-2.
-– MIKE SHALIN, email@example.com