HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL!!!
The Vipers Elites won twice. Brandon Lafata scored two goals and assisted on three others, Kyle Lynch and Dom Cappadona both had two goals and an assist, Dante Maribito posted a goal and an assist and Zach Laramie and Aaaron McDonnell pitched a shutout in an 8-0 victory over the Blazers - and Lafata and Kyle Hentosh both had two goals and an assist, Maribito and Ross Wahl both also scored twice and Zicontora Liu and Braden Haley both also had two assists in a 9-1 triumph over Seacoast;
Curtis Todd (2-1-3) scored with 37 seconds left to give the Blazers a 5-4 decision over the Vipers Selects - Danny Ryan also with two goals in the win, while Mitch Smith had 1-1-2 and Frank Ferrara two assists in the loss; Robbie Murphy scored the tying goal with 2:24 left and Mike Biddle posted 1-1-2 as the Rangers pulled out a 4-4 tie with Seacoast, which got two goals from Bartell; and the Monarchs beat Assabet, 8-3 (missing game sheet).
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Brandon Lafata, Vipers
Seacoast and the Wizards both won a game and tied each other and the Warriors also had a win and a tie. Greg Stohrer had a goal and an assist and Corbin Cashman two assists in Seacoast’s 5-2 victory over the Rangers; Dylan Arnold wore the hat and had an assist, Brett Rahbany posted 1-1-2 and Tim Usalis two assists as the Wizards beat the Blazers, 5-1 - and Alec Svenson scored the tying goal with 4:56 left and Sam Stone had 1-1-2 as Seacoast pulled out a 3-3 tie with the Wizards, who got 1-2-3 from Rahbany; Craig Needham and Tom Albert both went for two goals and an assist and Nick Keroack, Ben Miragaes and Chris Lattini all had 1-2-3 as the Warriors beat the Blazers, 9-1 - and John Keane scored with 8:28 left to give the Warriors a 2-2 tie with the Avalanche, who got assists on both goals from Connor Beatty;
Mike Maffeo and Mitch Pelletier both clicked for 1-1-2 and Kyle Emery had two assists as the Rangers nipped the Avs, 6-4 - Colin Tracy with two goals and Roland Bryan 1-1-2 in the loss.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Brett Rahbany, Wizards
The Warriors won three games, two against the Glades, the Blazers beat Assabet twice, the Wizards had a win and a tie against the Titans and the Advantage also posted a win and a tie. Mike Pitts had 1-1-2 in a 3-1 win over the Glades; Griffin Delaney set up three goals, Mike Pierro scored two and Connor Sweeney had two assists in a 5-3 win over Vermont - and Eric Lester posted 1-1-2 in a 3-1 win over Seacoast; Lester delivered 2-2-4, Gallagher had 1-2-3 and Fitzpatrick and Gately each had 1-1-2as the Blazers beat Assabet, 7-2 - Zack Goorno and Liam Caldicott with 1-1-2 apiece in the loss - and Justin Sullivan scored what turned out to be the winner in the second period of a 4-1 win over Assabet; Frelock had a goal and an assist as the Wizards scored three times in the first period to win, 4-2 - and Macrones scored with 3:59 left to give the Wizards a 4-4 tie, as Trevor Long had 1-2-3 and Chris Verstandig 1-1-2 for the Titans; Matt Shea and Aidan Sandler scored 24 seconds apart in the third period to lift the Advantage past the Sharks, 2-1 - and the Advantage and Rangers played to a 3-3 tie (missing game sheet);
Paul Fine-Lease and Paddy Mangan both had 1-1-2 as the Glades beat the Avalanche, 3-1; Ben Tardif and Ryan Waring (1-1-2) scored in the third period to give the Avs a 3-2 decision over the Glades, who got 1-1-2 from Mangan; and Blake Bartell scored the winner with 5:12 left and Jake Martin had two assists as Seacoast edged the Vipers, 3-2.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Paddy Mangan, Glades
The Warriors won three games, the Glades had two wins and a tie, the Wizards also won twice and Seacoast had a win and a tie. Jack Cronin scored with 26 seconds to give the Warriors a 6-5 decision over the Cyclones, as Nico Pasciuto had 2-2-4, Aidan Curran 1-1-2 and Nico Evangelous two assists in the win and Jarod Harrington clicked for 1-2-3 and Shane White 1-1-2 in the loss; Nick Cafarelli (1-1-2) scored with 1:33 left to give the Warriors a 4-3 win over Advantage White - and Cronin scored twice, Sacco and Curran both posted 1-1-2 and Mscicz two assists in a 6-2 win over the Rangers; Nicky Niemo had 1-1-2 as the Glades beat the Blazers, 4-2, Owen Heidelberger and Jack Bavis with 1-1-2 apiece in the loss; Niemo snapped a 1-1 tie with 3:04 left in the second period as the Glades nipped the Rangers, 3-1 - and Anthony Vallerand’s second-period goal answered Connor Guyette’s first-period tally and gave the Rangers a 1-1 tie with Vermont; John Fusco wore the hat and Luke Khozozian had 1-2-3 as the Wizards, 7-2, Bavis and James Broderick with two assists apiece in the loss - and Fusco scored twice, Tom Miller had two assists and Mike Montanaro and Casen Janko shared the shutout in a 4-0 win over Advantage Black; William Smith sciored the winner with 5:15 left, Tyler Gaulin and Reese Farrell both posted 1-1-2 and Tristan Thibeault had two assists in Seacoast’s 6-5 decision over the Avalanche, who got 2-1-3 from Parker Robertson and three assists from Nathan Chickering - and Seacoast skated to a 2-2 tie with the Cyclones, with all goals scored in the first period.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: John Fusco, Wizards
The Advantage won twice and the Wizards had a win and a tie. Lowe and Achille both had a goal and an assist as the Advantage topped the Avalanche, 4-1 - and Love clicked for 2-1-3, O’Toole had 1-1-2 and O’Neil scored what turned out to be the winner 21 seconds into the third period of a 4-3 decision over the Warriors, who got two goals from Ron Fuccillo and two assists from Pat Moran; Grant Porter scored twice as the Wizards beat the Warriors, 5-2 - and the Wizards and Blazers skated to a 4-4 tie (missing game sheet);
Ben Steeves scored two goals and an assisted on another and Matt Zeichick and Ryan Sweeney both had 1-1-2 as the Avalanche beat Seacoast, 7-2 - Carson Jones with two assists in the loss.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Love, Advantage
The Wizards won twice, beating Assabet, 6-4, and the Advantage, 7-2, but we don’t have the game sheets;
Nolan Simmons of the Advantage and Asa Forbes of Seacoast swapped goals 1:14 apart early in the third period and the teams finished in a 1-1 tie.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: None
Dane Carter had a goal and an assist in the third period and Tom Argento also had 1-1-2 as Assabet trimmed the Wizards, 4-2; McDonough, Dwan and Kelleher all posted 1-1-2 as the Advantage topped the Warriors, 6-2; and the Rangers downed the Sharks, 11-3 (missing game sheet).
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Dane Carter, Assabet
Assabet beat the Advantage twice and the ’04 Select and ’05 Elites both won a game and tied each other, and Avalanche also had a win and a tie. Henry Cohen wore a natural hat and Owen Layton scored twice in Assabet’s 7-1 victory over the Advantage - and Landan Resendes collected 2-2-4, Jay Carter had a goal and three assists, AJ Bongiorno and No. 10 both also scored twice, Layton had two assists and Tommy Eaton pitched a shutout in a big win; the ’04 Avalanche topped the Monarchs, 4-1 (missing game sheet); Austin True scored twice as the ‘05s beat the Wizards, 4-1 - and True scored with 1:35 left to give the Avs ’05 Elites a 1-1 tie with the ‘04s, who got a goal from Tom Braver early in the third period.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Austin True, Avalanche
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