Canton, Mass- In the final ISL Keller matchup between Lawrence Academy and Thayer Academy, Thayer swept the season series with a 6-2 win.
LA fell to 15-8-1 on the season and will head to Governors on Wednesday. Thayer jumped to 12-9-1 and will hosts St.Paul’s on Wednesday.
The scoring for Thayer started when Evan Googins (Braintree, Ma) fired a s shot that missed wide. Christian Hayes (Milton, MA) drove hard to the post and jammed a rebound that Reilly Moran (Hingham, MA) put home to make it 1-0.
At the 13:12 mark in the second, Jay O’Brien (Hingham, MA) got a pass on the halfway mark, brought it to the net and slide it right under Ian Graiff (Newfield, NJ) to make it 2-0. Just a few minutes later, Hayes found himself on the score sheet again by jamming home a lose rebound in the slot to make it 3-0.
At the start of the third, Googins collected a pass at the Lawrence Academy blue line in transition from Hayes and scored short side to make it 4-0. On the next shift, Lawrence Academy responded on the power play. Braden Doyle (Lynnfield, MA) passed to Drew Bavaro (Bradenton, FL) for a one timer that Gunnar Fontaine (East Greenwich, RI) tipped in to make it 4-1. Thayer scored on the power play when Aiden McDonough (Milton, MA) tucked one short side under the cross bar to make it 5-1. At the six minute mark, Neil Shea (Marshfield, MA) put one home from Sam Colangelo (Stoneham, MA) and Braden Doyle to make it 5-2. O’Brien then potted his second on an ENG.
Jimmy Scannell (Medfield, MA) turned away 23 of 25 shots in the win whle Ian Graiff (Newfield, NJ) took the loss for Lawrence Academy
Three Stars of the Game:
1st Star: Christian Hayes
2nd Star: Jay O’Brien
3rd Star: Evan Googins