Connecticut Boys Division 2 Top 8
Lyman Hall continues to maintain its grip on the top spot in the Hockey Night in Boston Connecticut Division 2 rankings. The Trojans won both matchups last week, first taking care of Amity and then scoring a big win over ranked East Haven.
The key spot is at No. 2, where North Haven now resides after hold off Sheehan. The Nighthawks also scored a win over East Catholic, while new No. 3 Sheehan salvaged the week with a solid win over East Haven.
Wethersfield continues to roll and climb as the Eagles edged out South Windsor to bump up to No. 4 this week.
No. 5 Westhill-Stamford made some late movement thanks to a stunning 5-1 win over Trumbull in a Monday matinee.
The tough week for East Haven drops the Yellowjackets all the way down to No. 6.
Before the loss to Westhill-Stamford, No. 7 Trumbull also had a solid win over D1 St. Joseph.
Meanwhile, South Windsor rounds out the rankings at No. 8. After beating Eastern Connecticut to start last week, the Bobcats not only fell to Wethersfield, but also dropped another contest Monday night against D1 Simsbury.
Lyman Hall faces its next challenge to the throne Wednesday as the Trojans travel to Newington to take on red-hot Wethersfield. While that is this week’s only showdown of top-8 teams, everyone will be busy as they try to solidify themselves and jockey for position in the rankings.
Tuesday – East Haven at E.O. Smith/Tolland (4:45, Freitas).
Wednesday – Northwest Catholic at South Windsor (3:10, South Windsor); Lyman Hall at Wethersfield (5, Newington); McMahon-Norwalk at Trumbull (6:30, Shelton); Staples at Westhill-Stamford (7:30, Terry Conners); Farmington Valley at Sheehan (8, Choate); North Haven at Hamden (8, Lou Astorino); East Haven at Guilford (8:05, Champions).
Saturday – North Branford at Lyman Hall (2:30, Northford); Farmington Valley at South Windsor (3:10, South Windsor); Trumbull at Staples (4:30, Milford); Sheehan at Daniel Hand, 5 (Northford); Wethersfield at Newington (6:10, Newington); North Haven at Branford (7:30, Northford); Fairfield Warde/Ludlowe at Ridgefield (8:30, Ridgefield).
Monday – Masuk at Trumbull, 4 (Shelton); South Windsor at Simsbury (8;15, Simsbury); Immaculate at North Haven, 8:45 (Northford).