Once again there are seven teams representing three Hockey Northeast organizations that have cracked the top 25 in My Hockey Rankings (MHR) in week 3. The highest ranked is the Neponset Riverrats 18U @ #3 (Mass Midget) and the highest ranked Hockey Northeast team is the 98 Split Season @ #14 and the 03 RI Saints also represent the league @ #24.
Some big league games this week are:
Bantam Major - 98 age level
8:30pm: NVRR Bantam Major RED @ RHIS Bantam Major at Lynch Arena
#14 98 NV Riverrats 98 Red (1/2 season) is taking on the RI Saints in league play and then in a non-league game taking on #3 Team Comcast on Sunday in the Youth1.com "Game of the week"
Bantam Minor - 99 age level
5:30pm: VJW Bantam Minor @ RHIS Bantam Minor at Lynch Arena
The RI Saints and Valley Jr. Warriors, both 4 points behind the NV River Rats but tied or ahead in the loss column to Neponset Valley take on each other Saturday @ 5:30pm Lynch Arena in Pawtucket
PeeWee Major - 00 age level
12pm: BJB Pee Wee Major @ SR Pee Wee Major at Olympia Center
The Springfield Rifles are undefeated in league play and the Bruins only Hockey Northeast loss is a one goal tough loss to the league leading Neponset Valley River Rats. The winner here takes a step towards the top of the division.
PeeWee Minor - 01 age level
7:20pm: MB Pee Wee Minor @ NSS Pee Wee Minor at North Star Youth Forum
The two league leaders take on each other in a game to separate the leaders of the league. There is longjam in the points in this division and this is a chance for separation.
Squirt Major - 02 level
4pm: NSS Squirt Major @ RHIS Squirt Major at Lynch Arena
9:10am: NVRR Squirt Major @ DSH Squirt Major at Skate 3 - Red
The RI Saints try to stay undefeated and ahead of the Dual State Huskies as both teams play 2 games over the weekend to stay undefeated.
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