Downingtown East 4 @ Haverford 2
Ryan Prestayko scored two goals to lead the Cougars to a 4 – 2 victory over Haverford. After a scoreless first, Andrew Ceglia put Dtown East on the board at 5:26 into the middle stanza for his eight goal on the season. After Haverford was called for a cross-checking penalty, CJ Boyd scored with the man advantage to make it 2 – 0. With 3:31 left in second, Haverford’s Daniel Quartapella scored to cut the lead in half. Prestakyo would tally his first goal of the game at 5:04 into the third to make it 3 – 1 Cougars. Prestakyo then put the game out of reach 1:12 later with his sixth goal on the season. Jagur McClelland would score a powerplay goal with under three minutes remaining to close out the scoring. Matt Shandler stopped 26 of 28 shots in the victory while Tyler Cassidy turned aside 34 of 37 in defeat. Box score.
WC Henderson 5 @ Downingtown West 2
Appoquinimink @ Owen J. Roberts – Postponed
Downingtown East 4 @ Unionville 2
Downingtown East’s forward Andrew Ceglia scored on a snap shot from the top of the circle with 1:59 remaining in the game to snap a 2 – 2 tie with Unionville to give the Cougars a 4 – 2 win. The Indians opened the scoring just 1:01 into the game on a Nolan Masters goal. A minute and a half later the Cougars Ryan Johnston would tie it. Downingtown East would take the lead on Ceglia’s first goal of the game just 1:37 into the middle stanza. Stevie Cicchino would knot the score at 2 when he hit the back of the net with 4:11 left in the second. With time winding down in the third period, Ceglia broke in the Indians zone and beat Unionville’s Keegan Craig glove side to give the Cougars the 3 – 2 lead with 1:59 left in the game. Downingtown East would score an empty net insurance goal with sixteen seconds left in the game. Matt Shandler stopped 36 of 38 shots in the win while Craig turned aside 25 of 28.
Appoquinimink 8 @ Marple-Newtown 2
The Jaguars’ Jack Anderson had four points (3 goals and 1 assist) to propel Appoquinimink to an 8 – 2 win over Marple-Newtown. The Jaguars also received goals from Nathan Panchinskin, Jared Brenner, Aiden Kurych and Jonny Schwarz.
Interboro 6 @ Saint Marks 4
Frank Jirak scored four games to lead the Buccaneers to a 6 – 4 win over Saint Marks. Trailing 3 – 1 after two, Interboro mounted a furious comeback by scoring five goals (including three from Jirak) in the final period for the victory.
Boyertown 9 @ Bonner 0
WC Bayard Rustin 10 @ WC Henderson 0
WC East 3 @ Perkiomen Valley 3
Strath Haven 6 @ Springfield 1
Kennett 11 @ Sun Valley 2
Bishop Shanahan 0 @ Owen J. Roberts 5
Liberty South 5 @ Liberty North 3
Interboro’s Frank Jirak scored just 1:27 into the opening period to give the South an early 1 – 0 lead. Two minutes later the North would tie it on a goal from Owen J. Roberts’ Dylan Gratton. The South would retake the lead with 9:48 left in the first on a goal from Harriton’s Ethan Milani. The North would tie it with five minutes into the second period on a goal from Archbishop Carroll’s Matt Petusky. With three minutes remaining in the middle stanza, the North would take a 3 – 2 lead on Gratton’s second goal of the game. The South then would score three straight, third period goals. Sun Valley’s Jimmy Wynes would tie the game at three just three minutes into the last period. Wynes’ second goal of the game give the South a 4 – 3 lead with six minutes remaining in regulation. Jirak would score his second goal of the game to close out the scoring with 1:52 left in the third period.
Central 9 @ Ches-Mont 6
Garnet Valley’s Matt Wood gave Central a 1 – 0 lead five minutes into the game. WC Henderson’s Dylan DeAngelo scored his first of three goals with 7:20 left in the opening period to tie the game at one. Thirty-two seconds later Central took the lead on a goal from Conestoga’s Jayden Sison. Strath Haven’s Mike Irey would double Central’s lead on his first goal of the game with 2:11 left in the opening period. Seven goals were scored between the two teams in the second period. Central’s Irey would score again along with Haverford’s Jagur McClelland, Conestoga’s Will Schnorr and Springfield’s Aiden Smith. Ches-Mont would receive goals from WC East’s Nick Castura, Dtown West’s Alec Connolly and DeAngelo’s second goal of the game. Entering the third period down 7 – 4, Ches-Mont made it 7 – 5 on DeAngelo’s hat trick just 1: 18 into the final period. A minute later Rustin’s Matt Owens would close the gap to one but Wood and Strath Haven’s Ryan Spanier would score to give Central the 9 – 6 win.
PCL: American 7 @ National 3
Four, second period goals pushed the American Division to a 7 – 3 win over the National Division. The opening period saw each team trade goals. Salesianum’s Ethan Scharp and Delaware Military Academy’s Lukas Cook score for the American’s while Roman Catholic’s Brennan Whitacker and Colin Roesner scored for the Nationals. O’Hara’s Jacob Pohlig would give the Americans a 3 – 2 lead five minutes into the second only to see the National team tie it three minutes later by a goal from Father Judge’s Matt Ryan. The American Division then would take the lead on consecutive goals from Cook and then close out the scoring with three minutes into the third period on a goal by O’Hara’s John Paul Ahern.
White 1 @ Blue 4
West Chester East’s Kathryn Palmer opened the scoring just 3:43 into the opening period to give the White team the early lead. After a scoreless second period, the blue team scored four unanswered goals for the win. OJR-Boyertown’s Kalyn Mackey, Downingtown West’s Annalise Moylan, OJR-Boyertown’s Faith McGee and Bishop Shanahan’s Susie Roselli scored consecutively. McGee and (1 goal and 1 assist) and Roselli each had a goal and an assist. Dowingtown West’s Samantha Schultz also had two points (both assists).
Boys’ Junior Varsity
Sammartino Division 2 @ Dugan Division 8
A five goal, first period propelled the Dugan Division (Pool 1) to an 8 – 2 win over the Sammartino Division (Pool 2). Shanahan-Springford forward Gavin Tarity gave the Sammartino division an early lead but West Chester East’s Ethan Fredericks scored two quick goals immediately following to give the Dugan Division a 2 – 1 lead. Unionville’s Nolan Masters doubled the Dugan lead but Tarity scored his second goal of the game with 2:55 left in the first to cut the lead in half. WC East’s Jake Prieto doubled the Dugan lead to 4 – 2 then Downingtown West’s Nik Maijala scored with thirty-eight seconds remaining in the opening period to give the Dugan Division a 5 – 2 lead. Prieto would score his second goal of the game to make it 6 – 2 then Dtown West’s John Vitali and Salesianum’s Jack Clark closed out the scoring for the Dugan Division.
President Division 1 @ A.J. Ruth Division 3
After a scoreless first period, the A.J. Ruth Division (Pool 3) scored two, second period goals to take the lead. Stoga-Great Valley forward Griffin Malik gave A.J. Ruth a 3 – 0 lead with ten minutes remaining in the game. WC Henderson’s Aiden Laverty scored with :02 remaining to break the shutout bid and put the President Division on the board.