Boys hockey: fine performances from semifinal and championship games

A selection of fine performances from the last two rounds of the CIAC boys hockey tournament:


Division III

Louie Alfidi, BBD: Made 42 saves in a 2-1 loss to Conard.

Brian Fehl, Conard: Redirection with 1:43 left was the difference in a 2-1 win over BBD.

Harrison Ranger, Newington co-op: Scored two goals, including the tie-breaker, and added an assist in a 5-1 win over JBWA.

Division II

Jared Anderson, North Haven: Made 23 saves in a 2-0 shutout of Sheehan.

Shane Mazur, Wethersfield: Defenseman had a hat trick in a 6-3 victory over Lyman Hall.

Matt Ruck, Wethersfield: Credited with 50 saves in a 6-3 win over Lyman Hall.

Division I

James Mascari, Notre Dame-West Haven: Scored two first-period goals in a 4-1 win over New Canaan.

Chris Schofield, Darien: Made 30 saves in a 3-1 win over Xavier.

Patrick Thurlow, Darien: Scored his team’s first two goals, erasing an early deficit in a 3-1 win over Xavier.


Division III

Tyler Leavitt, Newington co-op: Scored a goal and had an assist in the Nor’easters’ 3-1 win over Conard.

Andrew Stribling, Newington co-op: Scored two goals, including the game-winner, in a 3-1 win over Conard.

Division II

Will McCarter, Wethersfield: Had a goal and an assist in the Eagles’ 3-0 win over North Haven.

Matt Ruck, Wethersfield: Made 22 saves to shut out North Haven in a 3-0 victory.

Division I

Matt Bencivengo, Notre Dame-West Haven: Defenseman had two assists in a 4-2 win over Darien.

Mike Pilato, Notre Dame-West Haven: Made the play to set up Tye Battipaglia’s championship-winner.