Boys Prep Top 15
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After coming up just short in the previous two Elite 8 tournaments, Salisbury (24-3-1) took care of business this winter, claiming the New England title with a 4-0 win in the championship game over Dexter Southfield.
Thus, the Crimson Knights finish the season at #1 in the final HNIB News Boys Prep Top 15 of the season.
Avon Old Farms (24-3-0), the team Salisbury beat 4-3 in overtime in the semifinal round, is at #2. It was a banner campaign for the Winged Beavers.
Large School champion Loomis Chaffee (17-7-4) ends up at #9 after a solid playoff run. Gunnery (19-13-3), which won the Small School tournament coming from the eighth seed, takes the #13 spot in the final rankings.
A nice late-season and playoff run moved Dexter Southfield (25-5-0) up to #3.