Jessie Hopkins made 20 saves in goal as Chelmsford defeated Central Catholic, 5-1, in a Merrimack Valley/Dual County League girls hockey game.

Chelmsford 5, Central Catholic 1

Erin Doonan (2 goals, assist), Rachel Bossi (goal, 2 assists) and Julianne Sheehan (goal, 2 assists) all had 3-point games.

Devon Livingston added a goal and assist. Netting an assist each were Ellie Farrell, Meghan Fitzgibbons, Julia Squeri and Siobhan Bowser for CHS (5-4-3).

Reading 2, Acton-Boxboro 1

In a battle between two of the top teams in the state, the Colonials came up just short. Acton-Boxboro received its goal from Kaitlin Hoang.

Austin Prep 2, Arch. Williams 1

Emily Burke and Olivia Finocchiaro scored 1 goal each for Austin Prep (7-1-1) in this Catholic Central League game.

Cougar goalie Caty Flagg made 15 saves.

Westford 4, Algonquin 1

Katie Hargrave paced Westford Academy's offense with a goal and 2 assists.

Girls hockey

Grey Ghost freshman Alyssa Lopez made 25 saves in her first varsity game in net.

Lexi Popp had a goal and assist for Westford (5-3-1).

Ali Garvin and Sarah Lizotte potted 1 score each.

Billerica 4, Woburn 0

Rachel Peacock led the way for the Indians with 2 goals.

Samantha Gingsburg and Kelly Broderick tallied 1 goal each for Billerica (5-6-2). Clare Conway had 2 assists. Ashlie Jones also picked up an assist. Amanda Burns notched the shutout in goal for Billerica.