Goalkeeper Michael McDonough scored from a straight kick from 75 yards to give number 2 Dedham (18-0-3) a 1-0 win over seventh-seeded Dover-Sherborn in a split. 3 boys football quarter-final.
Connor Lyons and Matthew Bergquist scored as No. 2 St. John’s (Shrewsbury) (18-2-1) edged seventh-seeded Franklin 2-1 in a Div. 1 departmental quarter-final. … Garrison Murphy and Alex Borkland scored as No. 2 St. John’s Prep rallied to defeat No. 6 Concord-Carlisle, 2-1.
Josh Murray and Malachi Val scored as No.12 Plymouth North (15-3-3) advanced to the split. 2 semi-finals with a 2-1 win over fifth-seeded Westborough.
Andrew Martins scored twice and Joey Carney added the other goal as No 1 Oliver Ames (18-1-2) edged No 9 Leominster 3-2 in a split. 2 quarter-finals.
Caelen Twitchell and Sean Gasbarro scored as No.9 Newburyport (21-0-0) handed top-seeded Pembroke their first defeat, 2-1.
Angelot Brun, Jonas Norsica and Baldimy Joseph all scored as No. 10 Randolph (13-6-2) knocked out second-seeded Pope Francis 3-2 in a split. 4 quarter-finals.
Brianna Marrero and Sydney Kofton scored as No. 3 Bishop Feehan (21-0-0) beat sixth-seeded Natick 2-1 in a split. 1 departmental quarter-final. … Sophie Reale scored twice and Claire Murray added the other tally as No. 2 Hingham (17-0-4) edged seventh-seeded Brookline 3-2.
Ellie Manser made four saves for the shutout as Kaylin O’Meara scored the opener as third-seeded Littleton (20-0-1) shut out No.6 Millbury 3-0 in a split . 4 quarter-final contests.
Abby Sher scored the equalizer and then Bobbi Serino added the match winner as No.6 Danvers (16-2-3) beat third seed Reading 2-1 in a split. 2 state quarterfinals.
Grace Gerhardt scored the game’s only goal as No. 2 Manchester-Essex (15-2-3) edged No. 7 Lunenburg 1-0 in a Div. 4 quarter-final contests.