No. 6 Exeter 2, No. 11 Bishop Brady 1
The Blue Hawks (13-6-0) opened a 2-0 lead and held on to advance to Saturday’s quarterfinal date with No. 3 Bedford. Senior Ryan Huppe scored in the first period and junior Jake Martin connected in the second and Jude Rogles notched 17 saves for the win. Ben Marceau scored for Bishop Brady, which finished 8-10-1.
No. 7 Bishop Guertin 11, No. 10 Nashua South/Pelham 2
The Cardinals (12-7-0) hit the Kings with a four-goal first-period burst and cruised from that point. Sean Kelley and Chris Kiely had two goals each for BG, which tacked on two goals in the second period and five in the third. Goalie Chris Sullivan had 20 saves for the win. The Cardinals advance to Saturday’s quarterfinal date with Concord, which won both regular-season meetings (3-1, 5-4). Riley Nutter scored both goals for NSP, which finished 8-10-1.
No. 9 Salem 4, No. 8 Londonderry 0
The Blue Devils (9-9-1) completed a three-game season sweep, pulling away with a three-goal third period. Austin Salvetti’s first-period goal stood up until Sam Maietta scored (two) and Chris Wilson scored in the third. Brady Roux had the 20-save whitewash. Salem takes on No. 1 Pinkerton in Saturday’s quarterfinal. Londonderry finishes 8-10-1.
Saturday, March 2
No. 6 Exeter at No. 3 Bedford, 4 pm
No. 7 Bisho. Guertin winner at No. 2 Concord, 6:30 pm
No. 9 Salem at No.1 Pinkerton, 6:30 pm
No. 5 Trinity at No. 4 Hanover, 4 pm