PLAYOFF MVPS: Harvey, Danvers and Giannunzio, Twin City
Danvers won the title.
In play-in games, Dylan Zocco scored the winner with 5:21 left and Matt Cappachietti scored twice as Beverly edged the Arlington Trojans 4-3; Dave Lynch came within 2:38 of a shutout and Mark Kobrenski scored twice as Reading trimmed Acton-Boxboro 3-1; and Dolan and Martinez both had 2-1-3 and DiCarlo two assists as the Arlington Wolfpack trimmed Stoneham 4-2.
In the quarterfinals, Papamichael came through with two goals and an assist, Farrell dished out three assists and Robinson scored twice as Danvers defeated Beverly 7-1; Bracjer scored four goals and Buckton set up two in Newton’s 6-2 victory over Littleton/Bromfield – No. 48 with both goals in the loss; Dallessio scored twice in Burlington’s 4-1 win over Reading; and Twin City advanced past the Arlington Wolfpack.
In the semis, Deschene wore the hat and had an assist, Bridgeo scored two goals in 41 seconds and Papamichael had two assists as Danvers downed Newton 7-1; and Dante Giannunzio scored all six goals and Anthony Tocci assisted on two in Twin City’s 6-2 victory over Burlington.
In the final, Deschene scored two late goals and Harvey them came through with 17 seconds remaining as Danvers scored all four goals in the third period and edged Twin City 4-3 – Giannunzio with two goals in the loss.