The Patriots and Rifles both won twice. Hunter Steiner scored with 12:44 left to give the Patriots a 2-1 decision over the Advantage – and Cole Oberg scored the winner with 12:58 remaining and Tyler Hamilton and Connor McKenna both posted 1-1-2 in a 3-2 victory over the Rangers; Ben McHugh pitched a shutout, Zach Buffone scored with 10:38 left and the Rifles scored all three goals in a 2:14 span as the Rifles topped the Rangers 3-0 – and Maurice Kearney had 1-1-2 and the Rifles scored four in the third period and trimmed the Knights 5-2;
Kiernan Poulin scored twice as the Advantage downed Seacoast 5-2 – Max Dinneen and Tyler Montecalvo with 1-1-2 apiece in the loss; and John Mireault clicked for 1-2-3, Derek Daley scored twice and Anthony Cerbone and Tyler Killilea both posted 1-1-2 to lead the Warriors to a big win over the Wizards.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Ben McHugh, Rifles
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