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Vermont HS Playdowns: #9 Spaulding in D1, #6 Burr & Burton in D2 advance

Division One

FIRST ROUND

No. 9 Spaulding 4, No. 8 Rutland 2

Spaulding (6-12-2) rode a 28-save performance by Grant Otis and a goal and two assists from Cam Goslyn to the win. They advance to face top seed and defending State Champ Essex Tuesday (8:15 PM). Ryan Melen scored both goals for the Raiders, who capped a 6-13-2 campaign. Augie Louras had 14 saves.

Division Two

FIRST ROUND

No. 6 Burr & Burton 5, No. 11 Burlington 3

Burr & Burton opened a 4-1 lead, withstood a Burlington push, and sealed the win with Joey McCoy’s second goal, an empty-netter. Jacob Mulac (assist) potted a pair of power play goals for the Bulldogs (11-10), who square off with the Colchester/Northfield winner in the quarterfinals (TBD). Curtis Plante scored twice for the Seahorses, who finished 6-12-2. Elliot Maher also scored and Brad Labombard had 21 saves.

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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