Today’s games are listed below.
#1 Franklin, 68 vs. #5 Natick, 54 – Final – Click here for a recap of this game.
#4 Foxboro, 57 vs. #5 Hanover, 58 – Final – Click here for a recap of this game.
#5 Oliver Ames, 53 @ #4 Bridgewater-Raynham, 61 – Final – Click here for a Recap and Photo Gallery from this game.
#8 Stoughton, 38 @ #1 Foxboro, 75 – Final – Foxboro allowed just four points in the first quarter, and then used a 15-0 run late in the first half to turn a single-digit lead into a comfortable one. Foxboro senior Ashley Sampson and freshman Katelyn Mollica each scored 22 points while senior Lily Sykes added 13 points and five rebounds. Stoughton senior Val Whalen had 13 rebounds to go along with six points while sophomore Aliyah Wright added 10 points.
#21 Mansfield/Oliver Ames, 1 @ #5 Barnstable, 3 – Final
#2 Canton, 4 vs. #18 Walpole (@ Canton), 1 – Final – Click here for a Recap and Photo Gallery from this game.
#13 Taunton, 4 vs. #5 Nauset, 3 – Final (OT) – Taunton senior Will Walsh scored the game-winner in overtime, his second tally of the game, to help the Tigers score a big upset and book a trip to the D2 South Semifinals. Walsh skated down the left side, got around his defenseman on the backhand, skated to the bottom of the circle and fired a wrist shot five-hole for the winner. After going up 1-0 after the first period, the Tigers had to come back from a pair of deficits. Trailing 2-1 just a minute into the third, Taunton tied the game with 12:50 to play. Nauset took a 3-2 lead with 8:19 to play but once again, Taunton tied the game with 3:30 left. Walsh added two assists along with his two goals while Cam Sneyd (assist) and Jack Patneaude each scored once. Sophomore Sean Bunker made 27 saves in net for the win.