As for the EHLP, the top-ranked New Hampshire Avalanche continue to cruise with a record of 15-1-0, which includes wins over both the Lumberjacks Hockey Club and the New England Wolves this past week.
Right behind the Avalanche, the #2 New Jersey 87s suffered an overtime loss (2-1) at the hands of the Philadelphia Little Flyers on Friday, but quickly rebounded with an emphatic 10-1 victory over the New Jersey Renegades on Saturday. Last week’s pair of South Division road games are followed up with a pair of home games against the same two opponents this upcoming weekend.
At #3 and #4, the Railers Jr Hockey Club and Boston Jr Rangers are battling this morning, kicking-off a very busy week in the EHLP. Leading up to today’s matchup, the Railers are coming off of wins over the Walpole Express and the Western Mass Chiefs, over the past two days.
As for the Rangers, they enter the contest following a pair of wins over their own, against the Valley Jr Warriors and the Chiefs.
(story from: easternhockeyleague.org)