Evan Butler pitched a shutout and Ben Steeves scored one goal and set up another as the Avalanche downed Advantage Ice 3-0; Brady Burke scored two goals and set up another and Wasylak Cameron had a goal and an assist as the Avalanche topped the Advantage Selects 5-1; and William MacNeil scored one goal and dished out three assists, Eric DeCoste wore a natural hat in the first period and Owen Maguire also posted three assists as Advantage Ice trimmed the Saints 6-2.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Evan Butler, Avalanche
Jacob Iby scored two goals and set up another to lead the Rifles to a 4-2 win over Seacoast; Cal Welch pitched a shutout and Grady Chretien scored early as the Avalanche defeated the Advantage 4-0; and Cabett and No. 88 both posted two goals and an assist and Sullivan handed out three assists in the Advantage’s 6-3 victory over the Warrior Selects.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Cal Welch, Avalanche
The Rifles defeated the Rangers twice, the Avalanche also won twice, the Wizards had a win and a tie and the Advantage went 1-1-1. Parker Donahue and Andrew Bolduc scored in the first period as the Rifles downed the Rangers 4-1 – and Nick DiSanti wore the hat and had two assists, Chris Foster clicked for 2-1-3 and Josh Iby had 1-1-2 in an 8-2 victory; Brooks Craigue scored twice and Brendan Cashman had 1-1-2 as the Avs topped the Warrior Elites 4-1 – Ian Kula scored twice in 40 seconds, Matt Hale also scored twice, Colin Chrisom had 1-1-2 and Quinn Booth and Tucker Shedd both had two assists in a 7-1 victory over the Advantage; Ryan Griffin and Aaron Matthews shared the shutout and Nathan Szpak posted 1-1-2 as the Wizards nipped Seacoast 2-0 – and Wade Volo scored with 10:10 left to give Seacoast a 1-1 tie with the Wizards, who had gone ahead when Jack Farrell scored 1:26 before Volo re-tied it; Robinson and No. 19 both had 1-1-2 and No. 5 two assists as the Advantage defeated the Warriors 4-1 – and No. 4 (1-1-2) scored the tying goal with 7:48 left) and No. 24 also posted 1-1-2 as the Blazers pulled out a 2-2 tie with the Advantage.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Nick DiSanti, Rifles
The Patriots, Advantage Elites and Rangers all won twice. Landan Resendes scored one goal and dished out four assists, James Tucker had three assists and Charlie Hazard and Dylan Mansur both scored twice as the Patriots topped the Wizards 7-1—and Monique Lyons wore the hat and had an assists, Sean Farrell scored one goal and handed out three assists, Connor Dozois, Resendes and Hazard all posted 2-1-3 and No. 98 had two assists in a big win over the Saints; Merrill clicked for 2-1-3 and Rugg had two assists as the Advantage trimmed the Avs 6-4 – Austin Abbott with two goals and Jack Doherty and Sam Clauson two assists apiece in the loss; and Matt Cox scored twice as the Advantage Elites downed the Advantage Ice 6-3; Mike Corbett, Drew Damiani, Mike Nigro and No. 7 all had a goal and an assist and Otto McLaughlin the shutout in the Rangers’ 6-0 victory over the Saints – and Jake Vana set up two goals and McLaughlin pitched another shutout in a 5-0 triumph over Advantage Ice;
In the other game, Jack Shoemaker scored two goals and set up two others, AJ True wore the hat, Bree Ricker delivered a goal and two assists and Eli Chilicki had three assists as the Avalanche topped the Warriors 7-1.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Otto McLaughlin, Rangers
The Glades downed the Rangers twice, the Advantage also won twice and the Patriots posted a win and a tie. Cal Gustafson and Tristan Poor scored 1:38 apart in the second period as the Glades edged the Rangers 3-2 – and Gustafson delivered a goal and two assists and Wyatt Sancibrian had 1-1-2 in a 5-1 win; Blake scored what turned out to be the winner in the second period as the Advantage nipped the Knights 4-2 – and No. 12 had 1-1-2 and the Advantage scored three times in the first period of a 4-2 victory over the Warriors, who got assists on both goals from Noah Pineo; Cole Oberg and Matt Welch both clicked for 1-1-2 in the Patriots’ 3-1 victory over the Rifles – Dylan Cummings assisted on and Angus Oliviera’s goal with 11:59 left and then scored with 3:38 remaining to give the Knights a 3-3 tie with the Pats, who got 1-1-2 from Oberg;
In the other game, Ian Crowley scored one goal and set up two others and Jacob Jerrell and Ryan Garvey both scored twice as the Rifles defeated the Wizards 8-2 – Laz Giardina with both goals in the loss.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Cal Gustafson, Glades
The Advantage and Wizards both won twice. Mike Munroe wore the hat and had an assist, Teddy Mutryn scored one goal and dished out three assists and Heyden Hildebrandt snapped a 5-5 tie with 3:22 left in the second period as the Advantage nipped Seacoast 7-5, Egan Beveridge with a hat trick and an assist in the loss – and Charlie Delay, who also had an assist, scored with 1:12 left to give the Advantage a 3-2 decision over the Knights; Garrett Glaser pitched a shutout and Jake West scored both goals in the Wizards’ 2-0 victory over Seacoast – and West wore the hat and had an assist and Jack Donovan and Jack Lee both clicked for 1-2-3 in an 8-4 win over the Patriots, Dylan Krayer with two goals and Jack Kilcoyne two assists in the loss;
Giacomo Caliri tied the game 33 seconds into the third period and then assisted on Richie Cavanaugh’s winner with 9:28 left as the Saints edged the Warriors 3-2; Brady Boisvert, who also had an assist, scored with 4:32 remaining to give the Knights a 2-1 decision over the Rifles; and Joey Meade had a goal and two assists and Tyler Curry posted a goal and an assist as the Patriots defeated the Rifles 6-2.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Jake West Wizards
The Advantage Elites won twice and the Magic had a win and a tie. Quinn Allen and Nick Sumner scored 52 seconds apart in a four-goal second period that sent the Advantage Elites past Seacoast 6-3, Danick St. Pierre with a hat trick in the loss – and Allen delivered a goal and two assists and Casey Mutryn and Conal Mulkerrin both posted a goal and an assist in a 6-3 triumph over the Crusaders; Cam Doull erupted for seven goals and an assist, Lance Toland had a goal and an assist and John Lynch two assists in an 8-4 victory over the Patriots, Keenan Kirk with a hat trick and Bryan Li three assists in the loss – and Hunter Chadbourne’s second goal of the game, with 45 seconds left, gave Seacoast a 6-6 tie with the Magic, Doull with a hat trick and an assist for the Magic and Jamie Glance two goals and an assist and Tyler Callander two assists for the Spartans;
Tanner Oberg wore the hat, Kirk had two goals and an assist and Dave Hanafin also scored twice as the Patriots downed the Advantage Selects 9-4; and Jake Brown’s second goal of the game, with 45 seconds left, gave the Advantage Selects a 4-3 decision over the Chiefs – No. 4 with a goal and an assist in the loss.
Players of the Week: Cam Doull, Magic
– MIKE SHALIN, email@example.com