North

Ice Chips

ICE CHIPS

High 5

Derek DeCastro, Burlington: Earning his third shutout of the season, the junior goalie registered 23 saves as the Red Devils defeated Winchester, 2-0.

Advertisement

David DeDonato, Chelmsford: A two-goal, two-assist night from the senior forward helped put the Lions past Acton-Boxborough Regional, 6-2, in a Merrimack Valley/Duel County League matchup.

Get Today's Headlines in your inbox:
The day's top stories delivered every morning
Thank you for signing up! Sign up for more newsletters here

Sam Kurker, St. John’s Prep: Committed to attend Boston University, the senior captain netted two goals as the Eagles skated past Catholic Conference foe Xaverian, 3-0. His second goal was his 100th career point.

Caroline McKinnon, Winthrop/Lynn: With six minutes remaining in the third period, the freshman forward scored the go-ahead goal in a 3-2 win over St. Mary’s of Lynn.

Rachel Thomson, Reading; The freshman forward notched the game’s lone goal to lift the Rockets past Middlesex League foe Wakefield, 1-0, their second season win.

MacInnis’s Top 10 boys’ teams

Advertisement

(Records through Monday, with next game listed)

1. Malden Catholic (8-1-2); at Saugus, today, 6

2. St Mary’s of Lynn (12-1-2); at Bishop Fenwick, Saturday, 4

3. Burlington (9-1-2); at Melrose, Saturday, noon

4. St. John’s Prep (9-4); vs. Austin Prep, Saturday, noon

Advertisement

5. Reading (7-3-3); at Watertown, Wednesday, 7:45

6. Woburn (9-3-1); at Lexington, Saturday, 7:30

7. Central Catholic (7-2-3); vs. Waltham, Saturday, 1

8. Westford Academy (9-2-2); vs. Billerica, Saturday, 2:40

9. Chelmsford (10-3); at Andover, Saturday, 7:50

10. Danvers (10-2); at Winthrop, Saturday, 6:10

MacInnis’s Top 10 girls teams

(Records through Monday, with next game listed)

1. Woburn (10-1); vs. Lexington, Saturday, 8 p.m.

2. Chelmsford (10-2-1); at Andover, Saturday, 5:20

3. Westford Academy (11-2-1); vs. Lincoln-Sudbury, today, 7

4. Winthrop/Lynn (8-2-1); at Barnstable, Saturday, 5

5. St. Mary’s of Lynn (10-3); at Arlington Catholic, Wednesday, 6

6. Beverly/Danvers (7-3-1); vs. Winthrop/Lynn, Wednesday, 8

7. Cambridge/Somerville (9-4-1); vs. Medford, Wednesday, 4

8. Watertown/Melrose (6-3-1); at Wakefield, Saturday, 2:30

9. Billerica (7-5-1); vs. Boston Latin, Saturday, 8

10. Andover (7-6-1); vs. Chelmsford, Saturday, 5:20

Game to watch

Winthrop vs. Danvers

(Saturday, 6)

In this Northeastern Conference battle, both teams will lean on their captains to provide the spark on offense. Junior captain Joe Strangie has led Danvers to a 10-2 start with 13 goals and 14 assists.

Chris LeBlanc has been a force through the first 12 games for the Vikings, piling up 28 points. Danvers won the first meeting, 3-2, in the season opener.