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Chad L'Heureaux posted three assists, Ryan Fleet scored twice and Asa Palker had a goal and an assist as the Monarchs topped the Red Rangers, 5-2 - Brett Morris with two assists in the loss; Mark Piccirillo scored twice, Joey Auterio had a goal and an assist and Kyle Ng and Joe Nutting two assists apiece as Pro Ambitions defeated the Monarchs, 7-2; Devin Moore wore the hat and Sean Holmes had 1-1-2 as the Avalanche topped the Monarchs, 5-2 - Stephen Leonard with both goals and Alex Abad with assists on both in the loss; and Colin Quinn scored two goals and assisted on another, Shane O'Halloran also scored twice and Gosselin had two assists as the Red Rangers beat the Monarchs, 5-3 - Devon Sprague with two goals and Tyler Poole two assists in the loss.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Devin Moore, Avalanche
The Red Rangers went 2-1. Evan McDonald scored one goal and assisted on two others, Jay Gallagher and Mike Zarro both had 1-1-2 and Ryan Verrier two assists as the Rangers beat the Wizards, 7-2, Charlie Lawrence with 1-1-2 in the loss - and J.J. Harding (1-1-2) scored with 4:21 left in the second period to give the Rangers a 3-2 decision over Seacoast, which got both goals from Sean Hayden and assists on both from Byron Welch; and James Wilson scored what proved to be the winner early in the second period as Seacoast topped the Wizards, 4-2 - Lawrence with assists on both goals in the loss.
PLAYERS OF THE WEEK: Paul McAuliffe, Richard Murphy, Wizards
The Advantage won three games and the Wizards and Seacoast both won a game and tied each other. The Advantage defeated the Blazers, 8-2 (missing game sheet); Walsh scored with 5:41 left to produce a 2-1 decision over the Warriors - and Charlie Reid scored what turned out to be the winner in the second period and Robbie Kornack lost a shutout when Griffin Gagne scored with 1:59 left in a 2-1 win over the Avalanche; Brett Rahbany had 1-1-2 as the Wizards topped the Warriors, 4-2; Bryan Bartell wore the hat, Greg Stohrer had 1-1-2 and No. 21 two assists in Seacoast's 6-2 win over the Red Rangers - and Chris Francoeur scored with 1:20 left in the second period to give Seacoast a 2-2 tie with the Wizards;
In the other game, Mike Kesselring had three assists and Gagne a goal and an assist as the Avs beat the Red Rangers, 4-1.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Robbie Kornack, Advantage
The Vipers won twice. Tyler Manzi wore a natural hat, Joe Lepore had two goals and an assist, Anthony Bono III and Damon Maribito both had three assists and Ryan Groark also scored twice in a big win over the Wizards - and Mike Barlette posted 2-1-3, Bono also scored twice and Maribito had two assists in a 7-5 victory over Seacoast, which got two goals from Jonathan Saklad, 1-1-2 from Blake Bartell and two assists from Ben Peffer;
Dalton McCann assisted on three goals and Jack Cronin scored two as the Warriors defeated the Red Rangers, 4-2 - Roache with 1-1-2 in the loss; and Roche scored the winner with 11:42 left and Pastore assisted on both goals in the Rangers' 2-1 decision over the Crusaders.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Damon Maribito, Vipers
Landon McClure scored with 4:49 left to give the Avalanche a 4-3 decision over Wizards - Rickie Beauparlant with two assists in the win and John Fusco two assists in the loss; and Mike McEachern and Cada Nagahama both had a goal and two assists and Fusco scored twice as the Wizards defeated Seacoast, 6-4 - Mark Borghi with two goals, Chris Down 1-1-2 and Sam Eoll two assists in the loss.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: John Fusco, Wizards
The Advantage won twice in the East. Klier scored twice and Lovell had 1-1-2 in a 6-0 win over Seacoast - and Bouthillier and Hammel (1-1-2) scored 2:01 apart late for a 2-1 decision over the Wizards;
Ben Steeves scored four goals and assisted on two others, Brendan Hopkins had a goal and three assists and Matt Hauschild 1-1-2 as the Avalanche beat the Warriors, 8-3; and Trevor Lopez scored the winner with 2:31 left, Mason Dorr had two goals and two assists and Matt Fusco and William Rinaldi 1-1-2 apiece as the Wizards edged the Avs, 6-5 - Hauschild with a goal and three assists and Eric Hodgkins 1-2-3 in the loss.
In the West, Kyle Elliott came through with two goals and two assists, Colin Elliott also had two assists and Griffin Masseur scored what turned out to be the winner with 4:16 of the second period as the Red Rangers nipped the Monarchs; 4-3; and Spencer Aubin (2-1-3) scored with 45 seconds left to give Seacoast a 5-5 tie with the Warriors - Cy CeClerc with two goals, Cole Crasberg-Roseen 1-1-2 and Colin Rosato two assist for the Spartans, while the Warriors got a hat trick from Drew Blackwell and 1-1-2 from Adam Heinze.
PLAYERS OF THE WEEK: Ben Steeves, Matt Hauschild, Wizards
The Monarchs won three times and the Crusaders twice. Noah Malcolm scored four goals to lead the Monarchs to a 6-4 victory over Pro Ambitions, which got a hat trick from Derek Amaral and 1-1-2 from Ryan Scanlon; Malcolm's 1-1-2 helped his team to a 3-1 win over the Wizards - and Malcolm wore the hat, Brett scored the winner with 3:30 left and Owen Medlock had 1-1-2 in a 5-4 decision over the Red Rangers, who got 1-2-3 from John Beatrice and two goals from Jonathan Patch; Cam Arakelian and James Barone scored 46 seconds apart in the first period and the Crusaders edged Pro Ambitions, 2-1 - and Dom Murphy and Jack O'Brien both assisted on second-period goals 21 seconds apart by Owen Herlihy and Tucker Valas as the Crusaders nipped the Wizards, 3-1;
Kevin Martin scored twice and Graham Brady and Will Canavan both had 1-1-2 in Assabet's 4-2 win over the Cyclones; and Brendan MacNeil had 2-1-3, Dom Hall and Aidan Lyons both also scored twice and Jackson Stuzynski had 1-1-2 as the Wizards overcame four goals and an assist by Nathan Glencross and topped the Cyclones, 8-5.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Noah Malcolm, Monarchs
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