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Massachusetts Boys D1 Highlights: #1 BC High Holds Down Catholic Memorial; Xaverian’s Spinale Wins 200th Career Game

Matt Lakus
BC High

* #1 BC High passed another big test, knocking off #5 Catholic Memorial, 5-1, in a Catholic Conference showdown. Matt Lakus led the attack with a pair of goals for the Eagles, while Tommy Kramer, Joseph Kramer and Michael Dragon each lit the lamp once. Tommy Rooney had the lone strike for the Knights, now 7-2-0 overall.

* Billerica improved to 7-2-2 overall with a 3-2 decision over Waltham. D.J. FantasiaGarrett Climo and Alex Coulot each had a goal for the Indians, who improved to 7-2-2.

*  Two goals from Joe Lepore led Winchester to a 5-3 win over Woburn in the Middlesex League. Colin Van Stry, Ryan McCarthy and Luke Mix also scored for the Sachems.

Luke Mix

* Reading got its offensive untracked, cruising to an 8-1 win over Lexington. Nick McFarland led the balanced attack with a hat trick, while Brendan Donovan chipped in with a goal and two assists.

* Xaverian coach Dave Spinale won his 200th career game as the Hawks downed Malden Catholic, 7-2. Matty Ryan led six different scorers with a pair of goals. Also scoring were John Joyce, Jack Silva, Eric Wainwright, Josh Barton and Shane Spinale.

Jack Gatie

* #12 Andover made it four straight wins, using two goals from Matt Schuhwerk and goals from Steve Ingram and Anthony Previte in a 4-1 win over Chelmsford. Defenseman Tommy Tavenner chipped in with three assists and Alex Trottier had 22 saves. The Warriors are now 6-2-1.

* #7 Marshfield took the upper hand in the Atlantic Coast League, blanking Falmouth, 5-0. Jake Mastrangelo scored twice for the Rams, while Griffin Mudge, Jon Jordan and James Kolar all scored once. Jack Gatie pitched the shutout in goal.

Max Cocchi
Pope Francis

* Max Cocchi fired home three goals and Evan Phaneuf added two as #2 Pope Francis took down St. John’s of Shrewsbury 7-2. Makem Demers and Connor Wodecki also scored for the Cardinals. Matt Myers and Evan MacDonald had goals for St. John’s (S).

* #8 St. Mary’s picked up a key Catholic Central League win, blanking Archbishop Williams 4-0 behind a hat trick from Brady Carpenter. Nick Napolitano added a goal for the Spartans.

* Two goals apiece from Tanner Smith and Zach Stewart powered Duxbury to a 5-2 Patriot League win over North Quincy. Friend Weiler had a goal as well for the Dragons, now 9-2-0 overall.

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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