Players of the Week
Top performances from EMass girls’ hockey players in the past week:
Ayla Abban, Duxbury — Over a span of less than 48 hours, the sophomore forward put up hat tricks for the Dragons in back-to-back wins over Dennis-Yarmouth (4-0) and Hingham (6-3). She also had two goals earlier in the week in a 3-1 victory against Norwell.
Shannon Brennan, Newburyport — The senior tallied the first goal in program history in a 3-2 win Monday over Masconomet, the program with which Newburyport shared a co-op with through the 2019-20 season.
Kaitlyn Bush, HPNA — The sophomore notched a hat trick for the Hillies in their first win of the season, a 6-3 decision over Central Catholic. Bush had another goal in HPNA’s 8-2 loss to Andover Saturday.
Jenna Chaplain, St. Mary’s — Only a sophomore, she eclipsed 100 career points with an assist in a 9-0 win against Catholic Central foe Archbishop Williams.
Lily Francoeur, Marblehead — In the first win of the season for the Headers, a 2-1 triumph against Beverly/Danvers/Ipswich, the freshman goaltender turned aside 23 shots, including 15 in the third period.