Boys’ and girls’ hockey players of the week

High 5

Lauren Connolly , Braintree: In a 2-0 week for the Wamps, the senior forward added to her team-leading point total, netting a hat trick in a 3-1 Bay State Conference win over Needham.

Alex Ferguson , Norwell: The Clippers scored 14 goals in a pair of wins, with the freshman forward bagging five — three against Cohasset and two against Mashpee.


Brian Gallagher , Braintree: The junior forward netted two goals in each of the Wamps’ wins over Needham (4-1 victory) and Weymouth (6-2).

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Rachel Myette , Duxbury: The junior netminder allowed a combined four goals in three Dragon wins, which actually raised her goals-against average to .95 on the season.

Anthony Sabitsky , Milton Academy: Before a loss to Brooks, the senior center powered the Mustangs to a 4-3 OT win against St. Paul’s by netting three-power-play goals — the last of which was the game-winner — and an assist.

Healey’s Top 10 boys’ teams

(Records through Sunday, with next game listed)

1. Hingham (7-3); Sat., vs. Hamden (Conn.),


2. Silver Lake (7-1-1); Sat., at Pembroke, 3:10

3. Duxbury (6-1-3); Sat., vs. North Quincy,

4. Walpole (6-1-3); Sat., at Natick, 7:20

5. Norwood (5-2-1); Sat., at Milton, 6

6. Archbishop Williams (4-2-3); Sat., at Bishop
Fenwick, 4


7. North Quincy (6-2-1); Sat., at Duxbury, 3:50

8. Xaverian (4-3-2); Mon., at Chelmsford, 2:30

9. Marshfield (6-3); Sat., vs. Sandwich, 5

10. Braintree (6-3-1); Sat., vs. Newton North, 8

Healey’s Top 10 girls’ teams

1. Duxbury (8-1); Sat., vs. Fontbonne, 6

2. Archbishop Williams (9-1); Sat., at St.
Mary’s (Lynn), 4

3. Hingham (6-2); Sat., vs. Austin Prep, 3:30

4. Canton (8-1); Fri., at Franklin, 4

5. Walpole (5-1-1); Sat., vs. Natick, 6:50

6. Braintree (5-1-1); Sat., at Newton North, 4

7. Fontbonne (7-4); Thurs., vs. Whitman-
Hanson/Pembroke, 4

8. Norwood (5-2); Sat., vs. Milton, 8

9. Marshfield (6-2); Sat., at Cape Tech/Nauset,

10. Norwell (3-0-4); Sat., at Quincy/North
Quincy, 6:40

Game of the Week

Fontbonne girls (7-4) at Duxbury (8-1),
Saturday, 6

Aside from a 1-0 loss to Falmouth, the Dragons have been unstoppable. But don’t be so quick to dismiss the Ducks. Fontbonne lost to Archbishop Williams, 4-3, in its season opener and owns a pair of shutout losses to Arlington Catholic. But the Ducks topped Hingham, 3-1, on Saturday night, and feature four players with double-digit points, including freshman forward Katherine Nolan (three goals, eight assists).

Tim Healey

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