Established 1996
 
 
 

 
Rivers Rules Dexter Southfield Tournament
 
Due to the demolition of the old Thorndike Rink, some of the tournament's games were played at other venues, so seeing all the teams as much as we would have liked proved difficult. But not so difficult that it wasn't plain as day that Rivers was the class of the tournament. As for the renovations at the Dexter Southfield rink, they are outstanding. ... read more
 
 
 

 
VA Makes Statement at Watkins
 
In perhaps the biggest surprise in girls' hockey that we have seen in years, Vermont Academy, behind new coach Lisa Marshall, stunned defending D-I champs New Hampton in the Watkins championship game by a 4-0 score. We knew going into the season that coach Marshall was rebuilding the girls' program and had recruited some talented new players, but we had no idea that they could be the best girls' prep hockey team -- in either D-I or D-II. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Carpenter, Bozek Reportedly Cut
 
Unnamed sources indicate that former Governor's Academy ('11) and Boston College ('16) star forward Alex Carpenter and defenseman Megan Bozek, a University of Minnesota ('13) grad, have been cut from the U.S. Olympic Team. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Kent Dominates at Odden Tournament
 
Watertown, Conn. -- We made it down to Taft last week to watch some of the best teams in girls prep hockey battle it out at the prestigious Patsy K. Odden Invitational. In a bit of a surprise, it wasn't as competitive as most years. The reason? The Kent Lions ran away from everyone else in the field and cruised to the championship. The much- hyped early round-robin game between #1 Tabor and #2 Kent turned out to be a real disappointment as Kent just overpowered Tabor in a game that really wasn’t close. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Harrington Tournament Recap
 
We had a chance to watch a number of games at the Harrington, and here are some of our thoughts about the six teams we were able to see. We missed Westminster and Milton, but there’s plenty of season left and we expect to catch them soon. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Undefeated Kent Tops Div. I Poll
 
Undefeated Kent sits atop the D-I New England girls prep hockey poll of Dec. 18, 2017 ... read more
 
 
 

 
Vermont Academy #1 in Div. II Poll
 
Vermont Academy, which has won nine straight, had an impressive run at the Watkins Tournament, besting four D-I teams by a combined score of 22-3, including a 4-0 win over defending D-II NEPSAC champions New Hampton. They are our new #1. Defending D-II champions Worcester Academy, still undefeated against D-II opponents, comes in at #2. The full poll with overall records against all NEPSAC teams is set forth below. Our next poll will be Monday January 8, 2018. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Sun. Dec. 17th Girls' Tournament Scoreboard
 
New England Girls' Prep Hockey Tournament Scores for Sun. Dec. 17th, 2017 ... read more
 
 
 

 
Sat. Dec. 16th Girls' Tournament Scoreboard
 
New England Girls Prep Hockey Scoreboard for Sat. Dec. 16, 2017 ... read more
 
 
 

 
Fri. Dec. 15th Girls' Tournament Scoreboard
 
New England Girls Prep Hockey Tournament Scoreboard for Fri. Dec. 15th, 2017 ... read more
 
 
 

 
Thurs. Dec. 14th Girls Tournament Scoreboard
 
New England Girls Prep Hockey Tournament Scoreboard from Thurs. Dec. 14, 2017 ... read more
 
 
 

 
Ex-Deerfield Standout Guay Named Olympic Referee
 
Former Deerfield Academy and Brown University ('05) standout Katie Guay has been chosen to officiate the women's hockey competition at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea Feb. 10-25. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Girls' Prep Polls
 
Girls' New England Prep Hockey Polls as of Tuesday Dec. 12, 2017 ... read more
 
 
 

 
Girls' Prep Composite Schedule, Week of Dec. 11, 2017
 
New England Girls Prep Composite Schedule for the Week of Dec. 11, 2017 ... read more
 
 
 

 
Sat. Dec. 9 Cancellations-Postponements
 
Sat. Dec. 9 Cancellations/Postponements
It's game day, and it's snowing -- and that presents a problem. We're here to make sense of it all, by recording cancellations, postponements, and changed starting times on today's schedule below. Please let us know whether a game is cancelled outright or simply postponed. If we're missing a game, please contact us by text or at cwarner@ushr.com. Thank you! ... read more
 
 
 

 
New Hampton Saves Their Best for Last
 
Concord, NH -- #7-ranked New Hampton exploded for three goals in the game’s final minutes to bust open a 2-2 tie en route to a 5-2 road win over #4-ranked St. Paul’s. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Wed. Dec. 6 Highlights
 
Highlights of New England prep girls hockey games from Wed. Dec. 6, 2017. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Girls' Prep Composite Schedule, Week of Dec. 4, 2017
 
New England Prep Girls Composite Hockey Schedule for the Week of Dec. 4, 2017. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Tabor Freshman Clark Posts Hat Trick
 
The Tabor Seawolves, ranked #1 in USHR's pre-season poll, got a hat trick from freshman Ashley Clark en route to a 4-1 win over Cushing Academy on Saturday afternoon. ... read more
 
 
 

 
Deerfield Loses Game, and Their Captain
 
St. Mark's, on a goal from senior Caroline Peterson with 23 seconds remaining, stunned #8-ranked Deerfield, 2-1, on Saturday afternoon at the Eaglebrook School Rink. ... read more
 
 
 

Around the Rinks

Middlesex's Kylie Quinlan had two goals in Saturday's 2-2 tie at Governor's.
Middlesex's Kylie Quinlan had two goals in Saturday's 2-2 tie at Governor's. (Photo: Dave Arnold Photography)
 
BB&N junior Lauren Jackson tees one up.
BB&N junior Lauren Jackson tees one up. (Photo: Dave Arnold Photography)
 
Nobles senior forward --  and Harvard recruit -- Katie Tresca in recent action.
Nobles senior forward -- and Harvard recruit -- Katie Tresca in recent action. (Photo: Dave Arnold Photography)
 
St. Mark's senior Lindsey Dumond at the Harrington Tournament.
St. Mark's senior Lindsey Dumond at the Harrington Tournament. (Photo: Dave Arnold Photography)