Pinkerton Astros Boys Ice Hockey '08-'09

‘The Wall’ ends breakout season with a bang

MANCHESTER, N.H. — As the final seconds ticked off the clock, Pinkerton goalie J.J. Solloway took his hardest hit of the game. It knocked his helmet clear off and sent him to the ice, courtesy of teammate Andrew Stefanelli.

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Boys Ice Hockey, 03/16/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Out of this world: Astros capture first championship

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MANCHESTER, N.H. — After Pinkerton beat two-time defending champion Bishop Guertin last Tuesday, coach Casey Kesselring just had a feeling.

His gut instinct turned into reality last night at the Verizon Wireless Arena, after his Astros downed Hanover 3-0 in the Division 1 championship game.

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Boys Ice Hockey, 03/16/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Currier's late goal sends Pinkerton to semifinals

HOOKSETT — Pinkerton learned a valuable lesson about cashing in on scoring opportunities yesterday. Luckily, the Astros get a second chance to put it into practice.

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Boys Ice Hockey, 03/07/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Solloway saves the day

Londonderry marksman Tommy Thompson took the puck on a breakaway, but he was robbed on a stellar save by Pinkerton goalie J.J. Solloway with five minutes left to seal a 2-1 victory for the Astros.

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Boys Ice Hockey, 02/25/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Four C's make the grade for 'Stros

John Cebula (two goals), Jason Carace (goal, assist), Alex Campbell (assist) and Dom Capulli (assist) combined for six points in Pinkerton's 4-1 win over Division 1 rival Bishop Brady. J.J. Solloway had a fine night in net with 23 saves.

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Boys Ice Hockey, 02/11/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

What a start!!

Pinkerton shut out Exeter, 4-0, and did so by scoring three goals in the first period when they owned a 13-2 shot advantage. "We came out on fire," said Pinkerton head coach Casey Kesselring. Jason Carace, Ted McCarran, Nick Currier and Alex Campbell each scored for the 8-3 Astros. Kevin Kent earned the shutout by making 16 saves.

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Boys Ice Hockey, 01/24/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Double fun for Astros

Pinkerton, killed off a 5 on 3 power play for nearly two minutes in the third period and then scored twice to beat archrival Londonderry for the second time this year, 5-3. Jason Carace had a goal and two assists for Pinkerton (5-2, 5-1 in Div. 1).

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Boys Ice Hockey, 01/17/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

McCarran saves 'Stros

Teddy McCarran received a pass in the low slot and wristed it home with just over three minutes to play to give Pinkerton a 4-3 win over Manchester West. J.J. Solloway recorded 40 saves.

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Boys Ice Hockey, 01/14/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Solloway leads the way

After being handed a two-goal lead in the third, Pinkerton Academy junior goalie J.J. Solloway did everything he could to keep the puck out of the net, stopping a total 16 shots in the period as the Astro's beat Hanover 3-1.

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Boys Ice Hockey, 01/10/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Solloway fan club goes home happy

SALEM — Pinkerton’s J.J. Solloway couldn’t help but laugh as he looked into the stands to see nearly a full section of fans wearing Pinkerton sweatshirts sporting his No. 35 on the back.

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Boys Ice Hockey, 12/27/08 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars