Globe West: Players of the Week, Top 10 boys’ and girls’ hockey teams


High 5

Carolyn Avery , Lexington: The senior (inset) scored twice and assisted on her team’s other goal in a 3-1 win over Middlesex League foe Arlington.


Jordan Dow , Lincoln-Sudbury Regional: The senior forward pushed his season total to 18 points (10 goals, eight assists) with a two-goal effort in a 5-1 win over North Andover.

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Emily Loprete , Watertown/Melrose: The sophomore scoring whiz from Watertown potted a pair of goals in back-to-back wins over Stoneham and Wilmington.

Al Lynch , Framingham: The junior netminder stopped 34 shots in a 3-1 win over Braintree as the Flyers look to find consistency.

Amanda McGoldrick , Natick: The junior captain played a role in five goals (three scores, two helpers) as the Redhawks skated to a 6-4 win over Dedham.

Mastrodonato’s Top 10 boys’ teams

(Record through Monday, with Saturday’s game)


 1. Arlington Catholic (3-1-2);
   at Archbishop Williams

 2. Arlington (5-0-3); at Winchester

 3. Lincoln-Sudbury Regional
   (6-0-1); vs. Methuen

 4. Medfield (7-0); vs. Hopkinton

 5. Natick (4-5); at Wellesley


 6. Franklin (2-2-2); at Canton

 7. Groton-Dunstable Regional
   (6-0-1); at Marlborough

 8. Medway (4-0-2); vs. Holliston

 9. St. John’s High (2-6-1);
   vs. Xavier

10. Framingham (4-5); vs. Brookline

Mastrodonato’s Top 10 girls’ teams

(Record through Monday, with Saturday’s game unless noted otherwise)

 1. Arlington Catholic (5-1);
   at Fontbonne, Thursday

 2. Lexington (3-2-1); at Belmont

 3. Acton-Boxborough Regional
   (3-3); at Wayland/Weston

 4. Wellesley (5-0-1); at Natick

 5. Arlington (5-2); at Winchester

 6. Lincoln-Sudbury Regional (5-1);    at Westford

 7. Medfield (4-2-3); vs. Canton

 8. Shrewsbury (3-1); vs. Springfield    Cathedral

 9. Watertown/Melrose (4-3-1);
   vs. Woburn

10. Natick (5-2-2); vs. Wellesley

Girls’ game of the week

Wellesley at Natick, Saturday, 7:20 p.m., William Chase Arena: Molly Connolly  and the Raiders look to stay unbeaten in the Bay State Conference’s Herget Division as they take on the Redhawks, led by Amanda McGoldrick .

Jason Mastrodonato

Jason Mastrodonato can be reached at jasonmastrodonato@yahoo.com.