GLOUCESTER 5, PEABODY 2: The Tanners led twice — 1-0 on captain Derek DeMild’s first period strike, and 2-1 in the second period on a shorthanded marker from Bobby Caproni — but the host Fishermen scored the game’s final four goals to prevail. Peabody, now 0-3, managed just four third period shots (despite outshooting Gloucester, 29-24). Mike Vadala, another team captain, assisted on DeMild’s goal.
WINTHROP 5, MARBLEHEAD 3: Liam Gillis, Colin Daly and Matt Koopman all scored in Saturday’s loss. Netminder Myles Barry made 16 stops, but two late goals by Winthrop did Marblehead in. Tom Koopman, Trevor Gelineau, Matt Koopman and Gillis also recorded assists in the loss.
Marblehead 6, Shawsheen 1: Brittany Smith and Emma Brophy each had two goals and an assist during Saturday’s win. Sabrina Doughman and Caroline Hughes (assist) also added to the scoring. Marblehead goalie Aly Hopkins turned away 12 shots.
ST. JOHN’S PREP 76, CHARLESTOWN 55: The Eagles (2-0) pulled away from the visiting Townies over the last quarter-and-a-half by clamping down defensively and owning the boards Saturday night at home. Ben Judson led the way offensively with 20 points, with 15 of those coming in the first half. Point guard Kareem Davis added 17 points by scoring off the dribble while also opening things up for his teammates with six assists. Mike Bisson (10 rebounds) and Jake Burt (8 rebounds) each added nine points for the winners while Sean Lovett was hailed by head coach John Dullea for his outstanding work defensively.
St. John’s Prep sweep quad-meet: The Eagles improve to 6-1 on the season after sweeping Franklin (46-18), Salem, (70-6) and Lawrence (54-10) at the Lawrence Quad-Meet over the weekend. Malcolm Mitchell (106), Hunter Costa (126), Jack Anderson (138), Jared Costa (145), Fred Colberg (152), Ben DiNatale (160), Solomon White (170), Ian Butterbrodt (220) and Jay Carnevale (285) all recorded three wins for the Prep.