* A big second period barrage propelled top-seeded Austin Prep to a 5-3 win over Braintree to move into Monday’s MIAA Girls Division 1 semifinals. Sam Taber led the way with two goals for the Cougars, while Aylah Cioffi, Ella Saracco and Monique Lyons each had one. Down 5-1, Braintree got a pair of goals in the third period, but could not get any closer. The Wamps finish at 17-5-1. Austin Prep now gets #4 Andover Monday night (5:30pm at O’Brien Rink).
* #3 Westwood continued its post-season success, advancing to Tuesday’s MIAA Division 2 semifinals with a 5-2 win over Algonquin/Hudson. Senior Kat Keith led the attack with two goals and an assist. Olivia Jordan and Leah Piscitelli had a goal and assist apiece for the Wolverines. Robin McAusland also had a goal. Westwood will meet Notre Dame of Hingham at Warrior Arena Tuesday (8 pm). Ava Domolky and Ella Kea scored for the T-Hawks, who ended up 14-7-2.