February 28, 2012

Merrimack to Host MIAA Super-8 Division IA Tournament for Second Straight Year

NORTH ANDOVER, MA – Merrimack College will once again host the Massachusetts Super 8 Tournament, which will crown the Division 1-A state champion in boys hockey.

All games with the exception of the finals (held March 18 at TD Garden in Boston) are scheduled to be played at Lawler Rink on the campus of Merrimack College.

In the play-in round on Monday at Lawler, St. John's Shrewsbury defeated Needham 5-4 while Central Catholic edged Burlington 6-4.

Tickets are $12 per game and $7 for seniors and children.

Fans can buy tickets here. View the complete bracket here.

Sunday, March 4
Game times: 12:00, 2:15, 4:45, 7:00
Bracket 1 - Hingham vs. BC High, 12

B1 - St. Mary's vs. Central Catholic, 2:15

Bracket 2 - St. John's Prep vs. Springfield Cathedral, 4:45

B2 - Malden Catholic vs. St. John's Shrewsbury, 7

Tuesday, March 6
Game times: 5:45, 8:15
B1 St. John's Shrewsbury vs. Hingham
B1 Malden Catholic vs. B.C. High

Wednesday, March 7
Game times: 5:45, 8:15
B2 St. Mary's vs. Cathedral
B2 Central Catholic vs. St. John's Prep

Sunday, March 11 (if Merrimack does not host Hockey East Quarterfinal series)
Game times: 12:00, 2:15, 4:45, 7:00
B1 Malden Catholic vs. Hingham
B1 B.C. High vs. St. John's Shrewsbury
B2 St. Mary's vs. St. John's Prep
B2 Cathedral vs. Central Catholic

CROSSOVER ROUND
Wednesday, March 14
Game times: 5:45, 8:15
Bracket 1 winner vs. Bracket 2 runner up
Bracket 2 winner vs. Bracket 1 runner up