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Mass. Girls HS Hockey – Weekend Highlights: Furious Comeback Nets Acton-Boxboro A Tie; Falmouth Holds Off King Philip

* After squandering a three-goal lead in their first meeting against Lincoln-Sudbury, Acton-Boxboro turned the tables Saturday. Down 3-0 late in the game, the Colonials scored three goals in the final two minutes, the last two with the goalie pulled, to salvage a 3-3- tie. Jillian Loebs had two goals and an assist to fuel the comeback,

Ryann McDonald

* In a Division 2 battle, D2 #4 Falmouth remained unbeaten with a 4-3 win over King Philip. Ryann McDonald scored two goals and Avery Johnsen and Lola Russell also had goals, while Sydney O’Shea scored twice for the Warriors.

Nyla Horne

* In Algonquin’s 6-0 win over Leominster in Central/West play, Grace Sciacca and Emily Johns each contributed a pair of goals.

* Concord-Carlisle notched its first win of the season, turned the tables on Boston Latin in a 3-0 win, after falling to the Wolfpack by the same score three days earlier. Freshman Julia Lambert scored two goals and Nyla Horne the other for the Patriots.

Brooke Harb

* Eighth-grader Brooke Harb had a hat trick as Methuen/Tewksbury took down Central Catholic, 5-2. Jessica Driscoll and Nikole Gosse also scored, while Maddie Guy had both goals for the Raiders.

* D2 #5 Sandwich picked up a pair of wins over the weekend. The Blue Knights edged Barnstable, 2-1, on goals by Emma Itri and Sydney Sawyer, then bested Martha’s Vineyard, 4-1, with goals from Maura McIver, Meghan Barrett, Adrianna Kelsch and Sawyer.

Maura McIver

* Milton slipped past Weymouth in the Bay State League, 3-2, on the strength of goals from Maggie Mitchell, Christina Sweeney and Rory Flynn.

* Pembroke won its eighth straight game, blanking East Bridgewater/West Bridgewater, 4-0, with two goals from Maria Cantino, Erin Doran and Miranda DeMita.

* Norwood and Dover-Sherborn/Hopkinton skated to a 2-2 deadlock. Avery Bent and Annika Yanoshak had goals for DSH, while Maggie Curran and Michaela Reen countered for the Mustangs.

* Christine Landry scored twice, and Laura White, Emily Coughlin and Caelan Stewart once each in Notre Dame Academy’s 5-1 win over Whitman-Hanson’Silver Lake.

Mae Pittenger

* Mae Pittenger, Ayla Abban and Katie Geis each scored as Duxbury got past stubborn Marshfield, 3-2. Maddie Mosca and Josie Keeler scored for the Rams.

* Newburyport skated past Masconomet, 5-1. Shannon Brennan potted a pair of goals for the Clippers, while Erin Irons, Katie Brown and Abby Stauss all had one each. Stauss then scored a pair of late goals on Sunday to allow Newburyport to tie up Beverly/Danvers, 2-2.

* Ellie Grady scored twice and Emily McDonald once as Whitman-Hanson/Silver Lake edged Marshfield, 3-1. Abbey Powers contributed a pair of assists.

* HPNA rallied to tie up Andover, 3-3, in the Merrimack Valley Conference.  Cassy Doherty, Kaitlyn Bush and Shelby Nassar each had a goal for HPNA.

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Gary Demopoulos
Gary Demopoulos has been covering prep school hockey for the HNIB News for over 30 years, and has been the editor of the HNIB News since 2005. A former sportswriter and news editor at the Woburn (MA) Daily Times Chronicle, he has been the HNIB News' key reporter for Mens Prep School hockey since 1988, as well as womens hockey, both at the prep school and high school levels. for almost 20 years. Gary also helps organize and oversee HNIB's many summer tournaments and festivals for scholastic players.
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