Connecticut D2 Top 10
All eyes will be on the East Haven Ice Rink Wednesday night, where #1 Watertown-Pomperaug (8-1-2) faces off with host #2 Guilford (9-2-0) in a huge Division 2 showdown (7:30pm). It will be their second meeting of the season (W-P took a 3-1 win back on December 22).
In its most recent outing, W-P knocked off #3 Branford by a 4-1 score. Guilford won a pair of games this week, beating the Eastern CT Eagles (7-4) and East Haven (5-1).
Branford (6-2-3) holds on to the #3 spot this week. The Hornets also had a win over Conard (4-3) and a tie with the Eagles. They get North Branford on Wednesday.
#4 Glastonbury (4-2-2) was idle, returning to game action Wednesday in another key D2 tilt against #5 Farmington Valley (5-3-1), which was also idle last week. The Generals will also see Conard Saturday.
South Windsor (7-4-0) bumps up to #6 after wins this past week over East Catholic (3-2) and Simsbury (4-3), both in overtime. The Bobcats also have a big game this week, taking on #7 WMRP (9-2-0) Wednesday. They get D1 power Northwest Catholic Saturday. WMRP takes on Newington on Saturday.
#8 E.O Smith (8-4-0) beat SWGL (4-0) and Woodstock (5-3), sandwiched around a 1-0 loss to WMRP. Next up is a Saturday matchup with New Milford.
Amity (7-3-0) drops to #9, now on a three-game losing skein they look to end Wednesday against Daniel Hand. Cheshire (6-3-0) returns to the rankings this week at #10. The Rams face off with New Fairfield/Immaculate Wednesday.