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Prep Composite Schedule, Week of Dec. 3, 2018
 
Boys' Prep Composite Schedule for the Week of Dec. 3, 2018. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Sun. Dec. 30th Tournament Scoreboard
 
This is the New England Prep Boys' Hockey Tournament Scoreboard for Sunday, December 30th, 2018. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Sat. Dec. 29th Tournament Scoreboard
 
Prep Hockey Tournament Scoreboard for Sat. Dec. 29, 2018 ... read more
 
 
 

 
Fri. Dec. 28th Tournament Scoreboard
 
Prep Hockey Tournament Scores from Friday, December 28, 2018. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Pulling the Goalie: When's the Best Time?
 
Recently, we came across a curious monograph that tackles that eternal question: When is the best time to pull the goalie? It's called "Pulling the Goalie: Hockey and Investment Implications" and the hockey argument, buttressed by applied mathematics, is that most coaches wait too long, thus reducing their team's chances of tying the game and getting to overtime. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Prep Composite, Week of Dec. 24th
 
What follows is the New England Prep Composite Schedule for the week of Dec. 24, 2018. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Salisbury #1 in New USHR Poll
 
Last week, Salisbury, then 3-2-0, did not even make USHR's Weekly Prep Poll. But a lot can change in seven days. The Knights, now on a six-game win streak that includes an impressive performance at the Flood-Marr, are back to a poll spot they are familiar with. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Prep Composite Schedule, Week of Dec. 17, 2018
 
Boys' Prep Composite Schedule for the Week of Dec. 17, 2018 ... read more
 
 
 

 
Mercuri Hat Trick Propels Salisbury to Title
 
Mercuri Propels Salisbury to Flood-Marr Title Dedham, Mass. -- Salisbury junior forward Lucas Mercuri, a UVM recruit who was playing Quebec Midget AAA hockey at this time last year, scored all four of his team's goals as the Knights ... read more
 
 
 

 
Five-Goal Outburst Propels Dexter to Groton-Lawrence Title
 
Five-Goal Outburst Propels Dexter to Groton-Lawrence Title
Groton, Mass. -- Dexter exploded for five goals in the second period and rode the solid goaltending of tournament MVP Derek Mullahy to capture the 45th Annual Groton/Lawrence Tournament Championship with a 7-2 victory over Proctor on Sunday. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Sun. Dec. 16th Tournament Scoreboard
 
Sun. Dec. 16th Tournament Scoreboard

45th Annual Groton/Lawrence Holiday Tournament (Final Day)
At the Groton School (Groton, Mass.) and Lawrence Academy (Groton, Mass.)

Sun. Dec. 16th Playoff Results:
7th Place -- 9:00 am -- Groton 0, Lawrence 0
5th Place -- 9:30 am -- Culver 3, Pomfret 2
3rd Place -- 11:00 am -- Cushing 4, Holderness 2
1st Place -- 11:30 am -- Dexter 7, Proctor 2 ... read more
 
 
 

 
Sat. Dec. 15th Tournament Scoreboard
 
Sat. Dec. 15th Tournament Scoreboard -- 36th Avon Old Farms Christmas Classic (Final Day)
At Avon Old Farms except, where noted, Trinity College.
Playoff Results:
8:30 am -- Loomis 2, Berkshire 0
10:30 am -- Tabor 2, Trinity-Pawling 1
1:30 pm -- Avon 6, Kent 4
3:30 pm -- Championship -- Gunnery 2, St. Paul's 0
Tournament MVP: Gunnery Jr. F Alex Jeffries ... read more
 
 
 

 
Fri. Dec. 14th Tournament Scoreboard
 
36th Avon Old Farms Christmas Classic (Day 2 of 3)At Avon Old Farms except, where noted, Trinity College.9:00 am -- Loomis vs.Trinity-Pawling (@ Trinity College rink)9:00 am -- Kent vs. Gunnery11:00 am -- St. Paul's vs. Berkshire (@ Trinity ... read more
 
 
 

 
Thurs. Dec. 13th Tournament Scoreboard
 
Thursday Dec. 13th Tournament Scoreboard ... read more
 
 
 

 
RPI and JSPR Live Rankings Open!
 
Yesterday, we opened up our RPI, JSPR, and Elite 8/Large School/Small School 'real time' standings for this season. They can be viewed underneath "Playoffs" in the bar along the top of this page. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Andover Strikes in the Third Period
 
Andover, Mass. -- Late in the third period, Andover struck for two goals 52 seconds apart to break up a 0-0 game en route to a 3-1 victory over visiting Groton. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Prep Composite Schedule, Week of Dec. 10, 2018
 
Boys' Prep Composite Hockey Schedule for the week of Dec. 10, 2018 -- Xmas Tournament Week. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Nobles Tops Season's First USHR Prep Poll
 
Our first poll of the season is up, and Nobles is #1. We're always dubious about the season's first poll, given the small sample size. On the other hand, we're excited about it because it highlights the early-season success ... read more
 
 
 

 
Colangelo, LA Too Much for Belmont Hill
 
Belmont, Mass. -- Lawrence Academy junior Sam Colangelo, a Northeastern recruit from Stoneham, Mass., notched a hat trick -- capped off by the GWG in OT -- to lead the Spartans to a 4-3 road win over Belmont Hill here today. ... read more
 
 
 

 
0-0 Games: How Rare?
 
Recently, two games ended in 0-0 ties: BU at BC last Saturday and, three days earlier, in a prep game, Berkshire traveled to Albany Academy and also played to a 0-0 stalemate. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Prep Coaches Opportunity
 
Many of the top younger players -- the '04s, '05s, and '06s -- will be playing in the Boston area over the next three weekends. This weekend's schedule, hosted by David Franzosa, the U14 coach and youth director of the South Shore KIngs... ... read more
 
 
 

 
Dexter & Exeter Battle to a Draw
 
Brookline, Mass. -- Every season there are a few games that, like the 1968 Harvard-Yale football game, finish in a tie, but everyone leaves the building a winner. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Sat. Dec. 1, 2018 Highlights
 
Prep hockey highlights for Dec. 1, 2018. ... read more
 
 
 

Around the Rinks

Groton senior Drew Burke notched a hat trick in Wednesday's 6-2 win over Governor's. The win was Groton's fourth in a row.
Groton senior Drew Burke notched a hat trick in Wednesday's 6-2 win over Governor's. The win was Groton's fourth in a row. (Photo: Groton School)
 
Tilton junior D Jagger Benson scored a pair of first period PP goals to give the Rams an early 2-0 lead Wednesday.
Tilton junior D Jagger Benson scored a pair of first period PP goals to give the Rams an early 2-0 lead Wednesday. (Photo: Dave Arnold Photography)
 
Andover junior G Charlie Archer kicked out 35 of 37 shots in Wednesday's 3-2 win over Tilton.
Andover junior G Charlie Archer kicked out 35 of 37 shots in Wednesday's 3-2 win over Tilton. (Photo: Dave Arnold Photography)
 
Milton's Brandon Tang chases Hotchkiss' Brendan Heywood in Friday action at the Flood-Marr.
Milton's Brandon Tang chases Hotchkiss' Brendan Heywood in Friday action at the Flood-Marr. (Photo: Dave Arnold Photography)