Winchester won twice. Chase Fitch wore the hat and had two assists, Caiden Brady scored two goals and dished out three helpers and Tom Casey had two goals and an assist in an 8-1 victory over Andover – and Brady scored twice, Nick Romanos had a goal and an assist, No. 7 posted two assists and Derrick Huang pitched a shutout in a 5-0 win over Wellesley;
Jeff Howard scored four goals and set up another in Natick’s 8-3 triumph over Dorchester; Emerson Walker clicked for two goals and an assist and Adam O’Shaughnessy had 1-1-2 in Lexington/Bedford’s 5-2 victory over Dedham; and Cam Caron scored four goals, Matt Lesniak had a goal and an assist and Ben Cardillo and Ned Akashian both had two assists in Greater Lowell’s 6-2 win over Andover.
Hollis won twice and Lakes Region wore a pair of ties in the North. Christian Nawn and Broden Landsteiner both scored twice in Hollis’ 5-2 victory over the Railers, who got both goals from Ethan McDermott – and Brendan Doughty scored four goals, including a natural hat, Alex Gertz posted 1-2-3 and Landsteiner had three assists as Hollis downed Wakefield 7-1; Macallan Cole scored the tying goal with 2:41 left and Nick Rubano had a goal and an assist as Triton pulled out a 4-4 tie with Lakes, Jaxson Embree, who also had an assist, with a go-ahead goal with 4:20 remaining – and Embree scored with 5:43 left to give Lakes a 1-1 tie with Cape Ann, Tyler Russo with a go-ahead goal for Cape Ann with 9:45 remaining;
Nolan Russell wore the hat and dished out three assists, JP Messuri had two goals and two assists and Chuck Fecteau a goal and an assists in Arlington’s 8-2 victory over Assabet; Dan Gentile wore the hat and had an assist and Lindsey Berlucci scored twice as Parkway topped Belmont 5-3 – Taylor Ehler and Adam Bauer with 1-1-2 apiece in the loss; Nico Tortola scored twice in Woburn’s 5-1 win over Tewksbury; and Jack Kiggins and Mike Spitz both posted 2-1-3 and Austin Marmo two assists as Chelmsford downed Natick 6-3 – Brendan Howard with two goals in the loss.
In the South, Cam Petrillo scored two goals and set up two others, Cam Mike Brandano had two goals and an assist, Sheehan and Nathan Tramlett both clicked for 1-2-3, Anthony Madarese also scored twice and Connor Fitzpatrick and Gabriel Rudolph shared the shutout in Medford’s big win over Burlington; Heldenbergh’s second goal of the game, with 4:56 left, gave Burlington a 3-2 decision over the Wizards; Trygye Driscoll and Grady Ames both wore hats and Jace Gangadharan added two assists in Brookline’s 10-5 victory over Beverly – Nate Wheeler with 1-2-3 and Xander Alexeyev two goals in the loss; Connor Goodband snapped a 1-1 tie with 1:17 left in the second period as Hyde Park trimmed Framingham 3-1; and Steve Nason delivered two goals and two assists and Owen Hanson had 2-1-3 as S&S defeated NH East 7-2 – Brandon McCaughey with both goals in the loss.
In the North, Finn McCabe wore the hat, Sefton Paradis dished out three assists and James Sullivan and Pat Nugent posted a goal and an assist in North Andover’s 7-1 victory over Melrose; Alec Wilcken, Quinn Pimental scored twice and Jack Burkart and Pimental (second goal) coming 19 seconds apart in the second period in Winchester’s 4-2 victory over Triboro.
In the South, Hunter Lammi wore the hat and had an assist and Josh Heffernan had 1-1-2 in Twin City’s 8-6 victory over Methuen – Dawson Burke with four goals and an assist and Vinny Aiello 1-1-2 in the loss; Bella Malloy snapped a 1-1 tie with 7:35 left in the second period and Masco scored all three goals in the second of a 3-1victory over S&S; Mike Ronan scored two goals and set up another and Justin Ventura’s second goal of the game 38 seconds into the third period turned out to be the winner as Reading nipped Charlestown 5-4 – Colin Kyle with two goals in the loss; Matt DeAngelis scored four goals, Chris Cassesso had two goals and an assist, Tim Jones posted 1-1-2 and Shane Doe two assists in Somerville’s 7-3 victory over Agawam – Iler with all three goals in the loss; Thano Meimaris wore the hat and had an assist and Matt Gall scored twice as Wilmington topped Twin City 6-2; and Erik Delaney snapped a 2-2 tie 48 seconds into the third period and Aiello posted 1-1-2 as Methuen topped Needham 5-2.
In the East, Wilson and Fisher both scored twice and Goldberg pitched a shutout as Natick stopped Arlington 7-0; Quinn Williams scored with 5:40 left to give Winchester a 2-2 tie with Parkway; Frankie Annunziata, who also had an assist, scored the winner with 6:13 left, Dylan Maccalum wore the hat and had an assist, Eric Grasso had 2-1-3 and Jason Teebagy 1-2-3 as Everett/Revere edged South Boston 8-7 – Samuel Flood with four goals, Michael Green 1-1-2 and Trace McFarland two assists in the loss; Dom Melito wore the hat and had an assist, Tom Finn scored twice and Denny Greenfield posted 1-1-2 as Masco trimmed Natick 8-5; Cam Daly wore the hat and had two assists and Charlie Breslin 1-1-2 in Medfield’s 8-2 victory over Brooklin; Dave Dunham scored twice as Andover got by SMS 3-1; and Neff wore the hat, Brophy clicked for 1-2-3 and Misilo scored twice as Dorchester downed the Railers 8-5 – Jack Carter with a hat trick and Nathan Dube a goal and two assists in the loss.
In West action, Evan Farley wore a natural hat in the third period to give Wellesley a 6-4 decision over Medford – Jared Stroscio with two goals and an assist, Tara Battaglino 1-2-3 and Jackson Fulginite 1-1-2 in the win and Walker Braden 1-1-2 in the loss.
Newton won twice in the Central. William Cuphone scored twice in a 5-2 victory over North Andover – and Brendan Mullowney wore the hat and had an assist, Gabriel Lieman posted a goal and an assists and Richard Morrison came within 41 seconds of a shutout in a 4-1 win over Winchester;
Kyle Rushton pitched a shutout and Harlan Beaulieu had a goal and an assist in Beverly’s 2-0 victory over Andover; Ava Robitaille’s second goal of the game, to go with an assist, came with 1:33 left and gave Burlington a 3-3 tie with Belmont – Brandon DeRosa with 1-1-2 for Burlington and Jake Buter 2-1-3 for Belmont; Ryan McElroy snapped a 1-1 tie midway through the second period as Billerica trimmed North Andover 4-1; Dom Villaire had 2-1-3, Jackson Malio 1-1-2 and Declan Farrell and Hunter Hoffman the shutout in Chelmsford’s 4-0 victory over NH East; and Olivia Berk scored with 1:39 left to give Needham a 2-1 decision over Burlington.
In the North, Jared Cappella scored four straight goals in Groton’s 5-1 victory over Stoneham; Donahue had two goals and an assist and Hutchinson posted 1-1-2as Amesbury downed Charlestown 4-2 – Whheler with both goals in the loss; Pete Carnazzo pitched a shutout and Jake Lawler and Nial Hubbard scored 2:04 apart early in Stoneham’s 2-0 win over Cape Ann; Ava Thomas, who also had an assist, snapped a 3-3 tie with 7:39 left, Vivien Savoie wore the hat and Chloe Goldberg had two assists as the Wizards trimmed Lynnfield/Saugus 5-3 – Mike Marenghi with 2-1-3 in the loss; Tom Sartell wore the hat, Nathan Dodge and Pat Winward both had 2-1-3 and Tyler Patenaude had two assists as Greater Lowell scored a big win over SMS; and Evan Yagodzinski scored two goals and Tom Knight had 1-1-2 in Acton-Boxboro’s 4-1 triumph over Dorchester.
In the South, McDonough had two goals and an assist, Sivakumar also scored twice and Saija posted 1-1-2 in Wilmington’s 5-2 victory over Hollis – Tourangeau with both goals in the loss; Matt Crowley scored twice as NH East trimmed Agawam 4-1; and Mike Nerich scored twice and Chris Cavanaugh and Kyle Furlong both had 1-1-2 in Lynn’s 5-3 victory over Danvers – Owen Swanton with two goals in the loss.
In the East, Crosby Hyzer scored twice as Winchester downed Marblehead 4-2; Rex Goding delivered two goals and an assist and No. 20 snapped a 2-2 tie with 1:39 left in the second period as the Leafs topped Needham 4-2; Judah Meltzner had 1-1-2 and Zach Romani scored what turned out to be the winner in the second period of Natick’s 4-2 victory over Lexington/Bedford; Ethan Johnson scored four goals, Ryan had 1-1-2 and Rousenmire added two assists as Hyde Park defeated Somerville 8-3 – Allison Brodney-McDevitt with two goals and Ronan Gauthier 1-1-2 in the loss; and Connor Cardoza’s second goal of the game 59 seconds into the third period was the winner as Medford edged the Leafs 3-2 – Goding with assists on both goals in the loss.
In the West, Christian Renaud, who also had an assist, scored with two seconds left to give Waltham a 4-3 decision over Melrose – Wyatt Hoban with two assists in the win and Andrew Fucci two goals in the loss John Costa clicked for two goals and two assists, Robert Meacham’s second goal of the game, midway through the third period, turned out to be the winner, and Conner Casserly had 1-1-2 as Chelmsford nipped Concord-Carlisle 5-4— Abby Adams with two goals and Jack Thomas 1-1-2 in the loss; Kaydin Cusumano pitched a shutout and Cam Smithson started a five-goal third-period outburst that sent Cape Ann past Brookline 5-0; Riley Foy wore the hat and had an assist, Ricy Broglino had 2-1-3 and Franz Schroeder also scored twice in Lexington/Bedford’s big win over Belmont; Abby Mahoney, who also had an assist, scored the winner with 1:02 left in the second period as North Reading edged Acton-Boxboro 3-2; Josh Corliss and Cove Burke both clicked for 1-1-2 in Natick’s 6-1 victory over Dorchester; and Fitzpatrick wore the hat and had an assist and Parke posted 1-1-2 in Dedham’s 6-1 win over Wakefield.
In Central play, Jason Prest scored two goals and set up two others, Bailey Scales wore the hat, Mark Garner had 2-1-3 and Ronin Duval clicked for 1-1-2 in Twin City’s 9-4 victory over North Andover – Mia Kmiec with two goals and Quinn Bennett 1-1-2 in the loss; Zach Tramontana’s second goal of the game, with 3:18 left, gave Newburyport a 2-1 decision over Amesbury; Liam Kelsch scored four goals and set up two others, Cam Chirco delivered 2-2-4, Luke Marino also scored twice and Colby Cartledge and Sam Crowell both had 1-2-3 in Beverly’s big win over Methuen; Chloe Sullivan wore a natural hat in a 2:18 span early in the third period and Gallagher had three assists in Reading’s 7-4 win over Parkway – Stevens with a hat trick in the loss; and Eita Akahori clicked for two goals and an assist and Blake Dinwoodey scored two goals in 18 seconds as Brookline defeated Wellesley 5-2.
-– MIKE SHALIN, email@example.com