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School cancelled for Wed Jan 28th, as of now games are still on

School has been cancelled for Wednesday Jan 28th, but as of now both the JV game (3pm) and Varsity game (4:30) are still on. Stay tuned to the website and twitter for updates...

 

Coach Lee

 

 

PA defeats resilient Alvine squad 2-1

Pinkerton Academy defeated Alvirne- Pelham 2-1 Monday afternoon at the Ice Den improving their record to 6-2-1 in league (9-2-1 overall). PA was lead by senior captain John Hamilton who scored both of the Astro goals, with fellow senior Ryan Monte and junior Tyler Poole contributing with 2 assists each. Senior Brendan Murphy stopped 15 of 16 shots in the win. PA will return to action Wednesday hosting Salem at 4:30.

1st period:

PA goal (6:52) John Hamilton from Tyler Poole and Ryan Monte

2nd period:

ALV goal (9:36) 14 from 8

PA goal (11:14) John Hamilton from Tyler Poole and Ryan Monte

3rd period:

-

 

PA saves: Brendan Murphy    Alvirne: 39 saves

 

 

Alvirne game postponed due to weather, JV schedule modified...

Pinkerton Academy's game on Sat 1/24 (1pm) against Alvirne has been postponed due to poor road conditions. The game will be played on Monday 1/26 at 3pm at the Ice Den. 

As a result of the storm, JV's game Sunday has been cancelled as Windham varsity is using the ice to make up their game from Saturday. JV practice Monday Jan 26th is cancelled as PA varsity will be using that ice to make up their game with Alvirne. JV does not have practice Tuesday January 27th.

The next scheduled JV event is Wednesday Jan 28th as they will host Salem at the Ice Den at 3pm.

Coach Lee

 

 

Astros take practice outside!

Pinkerton Academy held practice outside on Beaver Lake in Derry on Wednesday, taking advantage of the great ice conditions to host an inter- squad 3 v. 3 tourney in the midst of the season. Conditions allowed for team members to skate around the entire lake Wednesday, providing a memorable experience for players and coaches alike. See more from local media outlets by following the links below.

http://www.wmur.com/sports/pinkerton-hockey-practices-outsideon-the-lake/30849030

http://www.unionleader.com/article/20150122/SPORTS21/150129728

 

 

Astros defeat Bishop Brady 6-1 in makeup game

Pinkerton Academy Astros defeated Bishop Brady 6-1 on MLK day in a make up from the scheduled Jan 3 date. The Astros were lead by Seniors Ryan Monte (2G), Ethan Landry (2A), and Junior Tyler Poole (1G/2A) with junior Jordan Puzzo making 16 saves earning his first career league win. The Astros will return to action Saturday facing newcomer Alvirne at 1pm at the Den.

1st period:

-

2nd period:

PA goal (:58) Ryan Monte from Tyler Poole

PA goal (8:49) Ryan Monte from Reese Popkin and Tyler Poole

PA goal (14:07) Tyler Poole from Gio Corsetto

3rd period:

PA goal (1:58) PP Ethan Landry from Tim Cronin and Zach Pendenza

PA goal (9:42) Tim Cronin from Ethan Landry

BB goal (12:08) 12 from 7

PA goal (13:17) Colin Philippon from Aaron Harmon and Jake St. Jean

 

PA saves: Jordan Puzzo 16  BB saves: Kyle Jalbert 32

 

 

Corsetto hat trick leads Astros to 5-2 win over BG

Gio Corsetto scored three times including once while a man down as the Pinkerton Academy Astros defeated Bishop Guertin 5-2 Saturday night. Fellow senior Ryan Monte also contributed on the score sheet with a goal of his own with sophomore Colin Philippon earning his first career goal in the win. Senior captain John Hamilton had 3 assist in the victory with fellow senior Brendan Murphy stopping 30 of 32 shots. PA will travel to Bishop Brady on Monday January 19th in a make up game, and will look to continue to improve.

1st period:

PA goal  (3:11) Gio Corsetto from Steve Leonard

PA goal (8:51) SH Gio Corsetto from John Hamilton and Shamus Doherty

PA goal (15:00) Colin Philippon

2nd period:

PA goal (10:41) Ryan Monte from John Hamilton and Tyler Poole

3rd period:

BG goal (7:56) PP 17 from 19 and 8

BG goal (9:53) 12

PA goal (14:59) EN Gio Corsetto from John Hamilton

 

PA saves: Brendan Murphy  30  BG saves: Thomas Norton 20   Alex Hall 10

 

 

Astros defeat Nashua North 6-3 behind third period surge

Pinkerton Academy defeated Nashua North 6-3 Wednesday evening netting 3 third period goals in the win. PA was lead by Sophomore Tim Cronin (1G,3A) as well as seniors Gio Corsetto (2G,1A) and Ethan Landry (2G,1A). Brendan Murphy made 17 saves in the win. PA will look to build off the win facing a tough BG squad at home Saturday afternoon at 4:30.

1st period:

PA goal (3:51) Ethan Landry from Tim Cronin

PA goal (7:58) PP Ethan Landry from Ryan Monte

N.N. goal PP (8:28) 6 from 15

N.N. goal (12:29) 9 from 8 and 16

2nd period:

PA goal  (4:10) PP Tim Cronin from Gio Corsetto and Tyler Poole

N.N. goal (11:24) SH 9 from 16

3rd period:

PA goal (0:54) Gio Corsetto from Tim Cronin and Ethan Landry

PA goal (7:54) Tyler Poole from Steve Leonard

PA goal (13:35) Gio Corsetto from Tim Cronin

 

PA saves: Brendan Murphy 17    N.N. saves Sean Chipman 20

 

 

Astros recipients of Shaw's supermarkets generosity as part of Kraft Hockeyville America

PA hockey was given a $500 check yesterday, Tuesday Jan 13th, from Shaws supermarket as part of Kraft's Hockeyville USA program. Pinkerton Academy hockey would like to thank both Shaw's and Kraft for their generosity and support for both PA hockey and the game that we love! Please check out Kraft's hockeyville website for more information as they are giving away 150,000 in upgrades to a local rink in an American hockey community as well as the opportunity to host a televised NHL preseason game!    http://goo.gl/MDw9LM

 

 

 

 

Lancers outwork Astros, defeat PA 4-2

Londonderry took advantage of Pinkerton's lack of discipline earning three power play goals en route to a 4-2 victory at the Ice center on Saturday. Pinkerton's goals came from senior Ethan Landry and Junior Tyler Poole with goaltender Brendan Murphy making 25 saves in the loss. PA returns to action Wednesday traveling to Nashua North.

1st period:

PA goal (8:21) Ethan Landry from Ryan Monte and Tim Cronin

LON goal  (11:22) 11 from 5 and 19

2nd period:

LON goal (6:02) PP 18 from 8

3rd period:

LON goal (7:30) PP 21 from 10

PA goal  (11:10) Tyler Poole from Josh barton and Gio Corsetto

LON goal (14:09) PP 21 from 15

PA saves: Brendan Murphy 25  Londonderry saves: 21

 

 

PA defeats Concord 3-0, Murphy records second consecutive shut out

Pinkerton Academy defeated the Crimson Tide of Concord by a score of 3-0 on Wednesday night earning consecutive shut out victories. PA senior captain John Hamilton opened the scoring just under 5 minutes into the first on a nice feed from Junior Tyler Poole followed by Sophomore Aaron Harmon's first career goal as the Astros exited the first up 2-0. Senior Shamus Doherty netted his first career goal on the Powerplay mid way through the third extending the lead to three, which is all the support goalkeeper Brendan Murphy needed making 16 saves for his second shutout of the year. PA will look to continue the success Saturday afternoon (3:20) as they travel to the Ice Center to face-off against rival Londonderry.

1st period:

PA goal (4:35)   John Hamilton from Tyler Poole

PA goal (11:27)  Aaron Harmon

2nd period:

-

3rd period:

PA goal  (7:43) PP  Shamus Doherty from Ryan Monte

 

PA saves: Brendan Murphy 16  Concord saves: Ben Nelson 25

 

 

Brady game postponed, make up date Monday January 19th

Due to approaching in climate weather, the Bishop Brady game is postponed. The game will be played at 3:15 on Monday January 19th.

 

Coach Lee

 

 

Pinkerton holds on to lead late, defeats Dover 3 - 1

Pinkerton earned their third win in three days defeating a resilient Dover team 3 - 1. PA got on the board first mid way through the game as senior Ryan Monte put home a back door feed from Sophomore Tim Cronin. Dover tied the game early in the third, but senior Steve Lenard finished off an end to end rush to give the Astros the lead once again. Senior John Hamilton finished off the game with an empty netter. Fellow senior Brendan Murphy made 21 saves in the win, including 3 odd man rush saves at pivotal points in the game. Pinkerton returns to regular season play visiting Bishop Brady on Saturday January 3rd.

1st period:

-

2nd period:

PA goal   8:57  Ryan Monte from Tim Cronin

3rd period:

Dover goal   12:57  3 from 29

PA goal   10:39   Steve Leonard

PA goal (open net) 00:6  John Hamilton

 

PA saves: Brendan Murphy  21  Dover saves: Luc Ravenelle 23

 

 

Astros defeat Biddeford 9-0 in xmas tourney

Pinkerton stunned Biddeford, Maine for 4 goals in the first 4 1/2 minutes of play en route to a 9 - 0 win in their second game at the Tuscan Classic xmas tourney hosted by Salem. The Astros were lead by seniors Ethan Landry (4G) and Gio Corsetto (3A) as well as Junior Tyler Poole (1G 2A) and sophomore Tim Cronin (3A). Junior Jordan Puzzo turned away all 20 shots in the win for his first career shutout. Pinkerton wraps up tournament play tomorrow, Sunday Dec 28, at 1pm against Dover (NH).

1st period:

PA goal   13:52   Ethan Landry from Ryan Monte

PA goal   13:02   Zach Pendenza   from Tyler Poole and Gio Corsetto

PA goal   11:32   Ethan Landry from Steve Leonard

PA goal   10:32   Tyler Poole from Shamus Doherty and Gio Corsetto

PA goal   5:11     Trent Parker from Tim Cronin

2nd period:

PA goal   12:11   Ethan Landry from Tim Cronin

PA goal   7:32    Ryan Monte from Tim Cronin and Colin Philippon

PA goal   6:01   John Hamilton from Gio Corsetto and Tyler Poole

3rd period:

PA goal   12:21  Ethan Landry from Ryan Monte

 

PA saves: Jordan Puzzo  20   Biddeford, ME: 20

 

 

 

PA opens xmas tourney with win

Pinkerton Academy defeated Ludlow MA 9- 5 in the opener of the Tuscan Kitchen Salem xmas tourney on Friday afternoon. Pinkerton was lead by seniors Gio Corsetto (1G, 4A) and John Hamilton (2G/2A) while junior Tyler Poole netted 2 of his own with 2 helpers. Senior Ethan Landry also had two goals in the win with single goals coming from Colin Philippon and Tim Cronin. While offense was plentiful, defense was rare in the win, something that PA will look to improve upon in the second tourney game on Saturday Dec 27th at 12:10 against Biddeford, Maine.

1st period:

PA goal  13:21   John Hamilton from Gio Corsetto and Tyler Poole

PA goal   8:29   Gio Corsetto from Tyler Poole

PA goal   1:37   Ethan Landry from Tim Cronin and Ryan Monte

2nd period:

PA goal  12:32   Ethan Landry from Tim Cronin and Mike Francis

Ludlow goal  3:29  8 from 4

3rd period:

Ludlow goal  11:53  8 from 6

PA goal   9:25 Tim Cronin from John Hamilton and Zach Pendenza

PA goal   8:03  John Hamilton from Gio Corsetto and Steve Leonard

PA goal   6:12  Colin Philippon

Ludlow goal  5:08    8

Ludlow goal   4:58   8 from 21

PA goal   4:19  Tyler Poole from Gio Corsetto and John Hamilton

PA goal  3:54  John Hamilton from Gio Corsetto and Tyler Poole

Ludlow goal  2:21  8 from 9 and 21

 

PA saves: Brendan Murphy 16   Ludlow saves:  36

 

 

Astros rebound, beat St Thomas 4-0

Pinkerton Academy Astros rebounded from a rough outing on Saturday defeating visiting St Thomas on Monday night behind the 20 save shut out from Senior Brendan Murphy. Fellow Senior Steve Leonard opened the scoring on the Powerplay mid way though the first to give the Astros the lead, and they never looked back. Junior Tyler Poole found the back of the net twice in the second, with teammate Ethan Landry adding the final goal in the third period. Pinkerton will face three teams in three days starting Dec 26 as they play Ludlow MA, Biddeford ME, and Dover NH in the Blue devil Xmas tourney. PA returns to league action on Saturday January 3rd traveling to Bishop Brady.

1st period:

PA goal (8:03) PP   Steve Leonard from Tyler Poole & Gio Corsetto

2nd period:

PA goal (5:09)   Tyler Poole   unassisted

PA goal (10:36)  Tyler Poole from John Hamilton

3rd period:

PA goal (11:49)   Ethan Landry from Jacob St. Jean & Tim Cronin

 

PA saves- Brendan Murphy: 20  St Thomas saves- Zane Angelopoulos: 32

 

 

 

Bedford thumps Astros

Bedford scored early and often defeating Pinkerton 5- 1 on Saturday afternoon. The Astros lone goal came from senior Gio Corsetto in the defeat with senior Brendan Murphy making 22 saves. Pinkerton will look to right the ship on Monday evening hosting St Thomas at 6:30 at the den.

1st Period:

BED goal (12:56)  10 from 2

BED goal (10:18)   10 from 2 & 29

2nd Period:

BED goal (13:21)   38 from 5 & 7

BED goal   (11:37)   12 from 10

PA goal   (6:03)   10 from 7

BED goal   (2:06)   37 from 5 & 12

3rd Period:

-

 

PA saves: Murphy 22   BED saves: Voloshin  15

Astros battle to tie in opener against Salem

PA hockey opened the 14'- 15' season with a tie on the road against a tough Salem squad. Salem opened the scoring mid way through the first carrying the play for the first half of the game before Tyler Poole even the score at 1 on a PP goal early in the third. Senior Ryan Monte gave the Astros the lead with just under 6 minutes to play, but Salem was able to answer scoring on the PP with 1:17 remaining. Brendan Murphy made 26 saves in the tie, including many late in the third.

Pinkerton returns to action Saturday traveling to Bedford for a 1pm start.

1st period:

6:12   Salem goal: 15 from 2 & 6

2nd period:

-

3rd period:

14:06 PA goal: Tyler Poole from Gio Corsetto & Steve Leonard

5:42   PA goal: Ryan Monte from Ethan Landry & Tim Cronin

1:17   Salem goal: 8 from 2 & 14

OT:

-

PA saves: Brendan Murphy 26   Salem saves: Sam Macdonald 23

 

PA defets Westford Academy in preseason finale

PA hockey wrapped up their preseason schedule hosting Westford Academy (MA) at the ice Den in Hooksett on Saturday. PA received goals from Senior Ethan Landry as well as juniors Tyler Poole and Shamus Doherty. Senior Brendan Murphy made 19 saves in the winning effort.

PA opens the regular season Wednesday night as they travel to Salem. 

 

 

2014- 2015 schedule posted

Check out the schedule via the tab on the left side of the homepage, 14'- 15' schedule is out! Make note that this schedule is subject to change...

 

Coach Lee

2nd annual golf tournament

Check out the handouts section (to the left of the main page) for tourney info, registration sheet, and sponsorship opportunities. Coach Piper is the tournament director and can field all questions if needed, his contact information is on our homepage or on the attached tourney info sheet.

Hope to see you for the 2nd annual PA golf/ hockey fundraiser tournament!

 

Coach Lee

 

 

 

Pinkerton hockey on twitter!

follow Pinkerton Academy hockey @PinkertonHockey for team news, results, and schedule changes!

 

 

 

 

Sanford and Dudek meeting up again at Boston College in 2014

Washington Capitals take former PA player Sanford in 2nd round of 2013 NHL draft

PA alum Paul Thompson re-signs with Pittsburgh Penguins

Coach Kesselring moves on to New Hampton

After 10 successful years at Pinkerton, coach Casey Kesselring has taken an opportunity at New Hampton School coaching the Mens ice hockey team. Best of luck to Coach Kesselring and much abilge for all that he has done for PA hockey!

His assistant coach for the past 6 years, Joey Lee, will take over as head coach. Coach Lee also serves as PA golf coach and is a Cultural Geography teacher at Pinkerton.

http://www.eagletribune.com/sports/x63033577/Kesselring-leaving-Pinkerton-for-New-Hampton/print

http://espn.go.com/blog/boston/high-school/post/_/id/23781/new-hampton-taps-kesselring-for-boys-hockey-coach

 

 

 

 

 

New Website for NH High School Hockey

December 11, 2011



The NH High School Coaches Association has created a site for Granite State hockey fans to follow High School Hockey!

Check it out at www.nhhshockey.com

 

 

 

 



Upcoming Games

Wednesday,  Jan 28
Salem @ Pinkerton Academy Astros 4:30pm Ice Den
Thursday,  Jan 29
Pinkerton Academy Astros PRACTICE 3:00pm Ice Den
Friday,  Jan 30
Pinkerton Academy Astros PRACTICE 3:00pm Ice Den
Saturday,  Jan 31
Pinkerton Academy Astros @ Hanover 6:00pm Campion Arena
Monday,  Feb 2
Pinkerton Academy Astros PRACTICE 3:00pm Ice Den
Tuesday,  Feb 3
Pinkerton Academy Astros PRACTICE 3:00pm Ice Den
Wednesday,  Feb 4
Bedford @ Pinkerton Academy Astros 4:30pm Ice Den

For a complete schedule listing, click here!


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