Peabody/Lynnfield’s Jen Flynn capped off her high school career by scoring three goals in a win over Newburyport Saturday. (Item File Photo)

Peabody/Lynnfield girls hockey wins third straight NEHL title

NEWBURYPORT -- The Peabody/Lynnfield girls hockey team finished off its 2021 season on a high note Saturday afternoon, notching a 5-3 win over Newburyport to capture its third straight Northeastern Hockey League title. The Tanners closed the season on a 10-game winning streak, which is a new program record.

“At the end of the day, we’re just happy we were able to get out here and play this season,” said Peabody/Lynnfield coach Michelle Roach. “Our girls battled through everything they were faced with this year, including an 11-day shutdown, and came out on top. We knew what our goals were coming into the year and we all worked really hard to get there.”

Jen Flynn led the offensive attack for Peabody/Lynnfield with three goals, finishing her Tanners career with 91 points. Paige Thibedeau and Catie Kampersal each scored one goal. Goalie Audrey Buckley earned the victo…

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