Arlington, Messuri React to Super 8 Cancellation

Posted on March 12, 2020

It wasn’t supposed to end this way.  Arlington High School was going to play for a state championship this weekend at TD Garden. It was supposed to be the culmination for a senior class that has been together since they were seven years old. But instead, word came down on Thursday that the championship was…

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Top 35 Uncommitted From the NE Prep Finals

Posted on March 10, 2020

Neutral Zone had three scouts at the New England Prep Championship. The Small School Championship was won by the Gunnery School over Pomfret. The large school was taken home by Loomis-Chaffee over

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Freddy Meyer Hired as Rivers Head Coach

Posted on March 9, 2020

Freddy Meyer is the new head coach at The Rivers School in Weston, Mass., replacing Shawn McEachern who announced last month that he was leaving the program to become the U16 coach at the new Boston Imperials Academy at Matignon. Meyer confirmed the news to Neutral Zone on Monday night. Meyer, 39, is a former…

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North Shore Hockey Academy Announces Launch for 2020-21

Posted on February 20, 2020

The North Suburban Wings program announced on Wednesday that they are launching the North Shore Hockey Academy out of their home at the Essex Sports Center in Middleton, Mass. The Wings, which are owned by Chris Nagy, took over the lease at the Essex Sports Center last summer. “I feel like I have a good…

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MN HS: Moorehead @ St. Cloud Cathedral

Posted on February 13, 2020

Moorehead @ St. Cloud Cathedral; 2/7/20 Friday night gave us a great Out State matchup with #1 (A) St. Cloud Cathedral hosting a #4 (AA) Moorhead squad. The defending (A) State Champions from St. Cloud are not to be taken lightly, even to a top AA team as they already beat #1 (AA) Andover earlier…

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Boston Imperials Academy Hires Lizzotte as U15 Coach

Posted on February 12, 2020

The Boston Imperials Hockey Academy announced this week that Jon Lizzotte has been hired to coach the U15 Boys Academy Team for the upcoming 2020 season.  Lizzotte has spent the past five seasons with the Northern Cyclones and Cyclones Academy program, serving as their midget hockey director as well as coaching and building the NCDC-Premier-Elite-U18-U16-U15-U14…

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McEachern Hired To Lead Boston Imperials U16 Team at Matignon

Posted on February 5, 2020

When the Matignon varsity hockey program collapsed this past fall, it left a major dent in one of the region’s most well-renowned “hockey schools.” Two weeks ago, the Boston Imperials announced a new venture along with Matignon, creating a new full-season academy program that will be based out of the school. The Imperials will field…

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Report: Chris Nagy Out at BB&N

Posted on February 1, 2020

Chris Nagy is out as head coach at BB&N in Cambridge, Mass., according to a report by The New England Hockey Journal. Nagy seemingly confirmed the news with a tweet on Friday. BB&N had one win this season over North Yarmouth Academy. According to The New England Hockey Journal, the school made the decision after…

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Avon Old Farms Christmas Classic: Top 100

Posted on January 31, 2020

Neutral Zone attended the Avon Old Farms Christmas Classic right before Christmas. Eight teams played for the championship: Kent, Tabor, Gunnery, Berkshire, St. Paul’s, Loomis, Trinity-Pawling and Avon. Kent School took the title over Gunnery as Matthew Perryman scored the ultimate game winner unassisted. We saw each team play at least two full games and…

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MN HS: Warroad vs. Roseau

Posted on January 23, 2020

For those of you who aren’t highly familiar with Minnesota High School hockey, all you need to know is that these teams don’t care for each other. The Roseau/Warroad rivalry is the biggest in Minnesota High School hockey in most people’s eyes. The two small towns are located nearly 21 miles away from each other…

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