Week Ending Feb. 25, 2018
North Andover won the championship.
In the play-in round, Burlington advanced past Newton; and Danny Storella scored twice in Stoneham’s 6-3 victory over Lexington, Collin Fiske and Russell LeBert 1-1-2 apiece in the win.
In the quarterfinals, Matt Conte scored four goals in North Andover’s 9-1 victory over Stoneham; Tommy Workman scored his second goal of the game with 2:13 left in overtime to give Dracut a 3-2 decision over Bedford – Will Taft with 1-1-2 in the loss; and Robert Defeo, who also had an assist, scored his second goal of the game 28 seconds into overtime to give Wakefield a 5-4 win over Mill City – Matt Elwell with 2-1-3 in the win and Cam Caron and Sean Gray with 1-1-2 apiece in the loss.
In the semis, Conte had two goals and an assist and Kieran Gosselin had 1-1-2 in North Andover’s 4-2 victory over Dracut; and Defeo, who also had an assist, scored the winner 30 seconds into overtime as Wakefield edged Wilmington 3-2 – Sean O’Donoghue with 1-1-2 in the loss.
In the final, Beausong, who also had an assist, scored 1:01 into overtime to give North Andover a 4-3 decision over Wakefield – Conte with a goal and an assist in the loss.
PLAYOFF MVP: Matt Conte, North Andover