Griffin Masseur scored twice as the Warriors defeated the Avalanche 5-1; Connor Wodecki and Avery Dybach Beck both scored twice as the Rifles defeated the Rangers 5-1; and Derek Nadeau scored in the second period as the River Rats trimmed the Wizards 3-0.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: None
The Warrior Elites and Avalanche both won twice. Anthony Cafarelli scored one goal and dished out four assists, Will Conway had two goals and an assist, Colin Van Stry a goal and two assists, Drew Blackwell two goals and Shane LaChance 1-1-2 in the Warriors’ 8-1 win over the Patriots – and Conway clicked for 2-1-3, Cafarelli had 1-2-3 and Chris O’Grady two goals in a 7-2 victory over Seacoast; Hunter Drouin set up two goals and Pat Last scored what turned out to be the winner with 1:55 left in the second period as the Avalanche edged Seacoast 3-2 – and Grady Chretien and William O’Keefe scored 11 seconds apart and Nathan Glencross then came through later in the third period, striking with 2:38 left to give the Avs a 4-3 decision over the Rangers;
Brendan Gorman wore a natural hat and William Friedman and Matt Fusco both had a goal and an assist as the Wizards defeated the Warrior Selects 6-2; Pierce Blaeser wore the hat and Evan Simoneau had two assists as the Warrior Selects downed the Rifles 4-1; and Will Vaccari had 1-2-3 and Ethan Polcari scored twice as the Rangers topped the Advantage Elites 7-3 – No. 7 with 1-1-2 in the loss.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Anthony Cafarelli, Warrior Elites
The Advantage won twice, Bobby Landry scored two goals in 61 seconds and Ben Galvin followed later in the second period as the Advantage defeated the Warrior Elites 5-1 – and Will McDonough scored two goals and set up two others and Landry posted 1-1-2 in a 5-2 win over Seacoast;
Ryan Leonard scored one goal and dished out two assists as the Rifles defeated the Warrior Selects 4-1; and Cole Lopilato scored the tying goal with 2:04 left and Cole Daniels had two assists as the Warrior Elites pulled out a 3-3 tie with the Blazers – Pat Schultz with a hat trick for the Blazers.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Pat Schultz, Blazers
The Patriots won twice, the Avalanche had a win and a tie, the tie against the Rangers, who wore a pair of ties. Landan Resendess wore the hat and had three assists and Liam Marek posted 1-1-2 in an 8-4 win over the Warriors – and John Cronin posted 1-2-3 and Tyler Frazee pitched a shutout in a 4-0 win over the Advantage; Eli Chilicki scored four goals and dished out three assists, Sam Clauson also wore a hat, with three assists, Bree Ricker had 1-1-2 and Dylan Garvin two assists as the Avalanche downed Advantage Ice 9-2; AJ True scored with 9:29 left and Clauson followed with 22.5 seconds on the clock to give the Avs a 3-3 tie with the Rangers, Quinn Silvio with 1-1-2 for the Avalanche – and Matt Magee scored with 14 seconds left in the second period, ending the scoring and giving the Advantage a 2-2 tie with the Rangers;
In the other game, Beau Brissette scored what turned out to be the winner with 5:13 left in the second period as the Wizards topped Advantage Ice 3-1.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Sam Clauson, Avalanche
The Warriors won three games and the Rifles and Advantage two apiece. Kyle Donnelly scored twice and Even O’Heir had a goal and an assist as the Warriors topped the Glades 6-2; Griffin Bucci dished out three assists and Derek Daley scored twice in a 4-1 victory over Vermont – and Donnelly’s 1-1-2 helped the Warriors past Seacoast 3-1; Devin Niles set up four goals, Joe Maffia wore the hat, Ryan Garvey scored twice and Alex Gomes, Ian Crowley and Maurice Kearney all posted 1-1-2 as the Rifles defeated the Rangers 8-1 – and Crowley wore the hat, Jacob Jarrell had 1-2-3, Kearney scored twice and Garvey also had two assists in an 8-5 victory over the Wizards, Nick Ascione with two goals, Laz Giardina 1-1-2 and Blake Stuzynski two assists in the loss; Monahan scored the winner with 11:45 left to give the Advantage a 3-2 win over the Rangers, Nate Parreira with 1-1-2 in the loss – and Murphy and Boncore both had 1-1-2 and Monahan two assists in an 8-1 victory over the Patriots;
In the other game, Aidan Cruz, Shane Temple and Nate Marshall scored in a 53-second span early as the Knights scored all four goals in the first period and nipped Seacoast 4-3.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Ian Crowley, Rifles
The Warriors won twice. Drew Pulsifer scored twice, Cam Hosmer, Kevin Correa and Cooper Brown all had a goal and an assist and Josh Tranchina two assists in an 8-2 victory over the Patriots – and No. 5 scored twice in a 6-1 win over Seacoast;
Joe Maffia scored five goals and set up two others, Vinnie Meradente also wore a hat, adding two assists, Jack McGrievey posted 1-1-2 and the Rifles scored three shorthanded goals in 3:39 in the third period as the Rifles scored a big win over the Rangers; Alex Robbins snapped a 1-1 tie with 12:18 left as the Wizards nipped the Saints 4-1; and the Advantage downed the Rifles 11-5.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Joe Maffia, Rifles
Finnegan Sears and No. 10 both scored two goals and set up another and Zack Steely had two assists as the Chiefs topped Seacoast 7-4 – Danick St. Pierre and Reece King with 1-1-2 apiece in the loss; Boregaard wore the hat and Turner had 1-1-2 as the Crusaders defeated the Wizards 6-3 – No. 26 with 1-1-2 in the loss; Laidlaw scored with 1:40 left to give Worcester a 3-3 tie with Seacoast – and Conal Mulkerrin wore the hat, Tommy Wilkinson had two goals and an assist and Casey Mutryn also scored twice as the Advantage downed the Patriots 704 – No. 91 with two goals in the loss.
-– MIKE SHALIN, email@example.com