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New Hampshire D1 First Round: Exeter, Guertin, Salem move on to quarters

Ryan Huppe

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.

Austin Salvetti

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

Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle joined the HNIB team in 1990 and is a Senior Writer and Director of the Northern New England and Mass/R.I. High School Division camps. An award-winning veteran editor/writer of 35 years experience in the print and digital mediums, he has conceptualized, edited and produced original content and coordinated production for local and global publications and their websites. He holds degrees from Merrimack College and Boston University and won multiple NEPA and NEAP awards during his tenure as Sports Editor of The Daily News of Newburyport and News Editor of The Amesbury News. He is the 2016 recipient of the North Shore Lifetime Commitment From the Community award presented by Moynihan Lumber and is a 2017 inductee into the Newburyport High School Wall of Fame. The Newburyport, MA native resides with his family in Epping, NH. Email him at [email protected] and follow him on Twitter @kdoyle40.
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