Maine Class A Top 7
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The No. 1 Edward Little Red Eddies remain perfect in the regular season after a 10-0 win over St. Dom’s in the opening round of the St. Dom’s Christmas Classic, which counted as a regular-season game for both teams. They also defeated Medway (Mass) in the tournament but lost to St. Thomas Aquinas (N.H.) in the final. Both of those games were considered exhibitions. They return to regular-season action Wednesday hosting Falmouth and traveling to Cheverus/Yarmouth on Thursday.
No. 2 Lewiston suffered out-of-state losses to Notre Dame – Fairfield (Conn) and Smithfield (R.I.) in the St. Dom’s Christmas Classic and picked up a win against Bishop Brady (N.H.) on the final day of the tournament. They defeated Windham/Westbrook/Bonny Eagle/Sacopee 5-4 on Friday in a regular-season game. The Blue Devils host Mt. Ararat/Lisbon/Morse on Wednesday in their lone game of the week.
No. 3 Bangor had two big wins this week, defeating Hampden Academy of Class B 2-0 on Tuesday and South Portland/Freeport/Waynflete 3-0 on Thursday. They travel to John Bapst/Hermon/Bangor Christian/Deer Isle-Stonington on Wednesday and host Falmouth on Saturday.
No. 4 South Portland/Freeport/Waynflete look to bounce back this week as they travel to St. Dom’s on Wednesday and host Marshwood/Traip/Sanford/Noble on Saturday.
No. 5 Fryeburg/Lake Region/Oxford Hills defeated Biddeford/Massabesic/Old Orchard 3-2 on Tuesday. They host Windham/Westbrook/Bonny Eagle/Sacopee this Tuesday and travel to St. Dom’s on Saturday.
No. 6 Thornton Academy started last week with a 2-1 loss to Falmouth on Tuesday, but defeated Scarborough 6-0 on Thursday. They face rival Biddeford/Massabesic/Old Orchard on Thursday.
No. 7 Windham/Westbrook/Bonny Eagle/Sacopee Valley had a tough week losing to Brunswick 5-3 on Wednesday and then losing to Lewiston on Friday. They also have a game against Portland/Deering on Friday.