No. 1 STAPLES Wreckers vs. No. 8 NEWINGTON Co-op Indians

WHERE/WHEN — at Bennett Rink, West Haven; Friday, 6 p.m.

RECORDS — Staples: 12-5-3; Newington: 13-7-0

HOW THEY GOT HERE — Staples: Defeated No. 16 Masuk 6-1; Newington: Defeated No. 9 Housatonic-NW-Wamogo 3-2 (OT).

PLAYERS TO WATCH — Staples: Sam New, Zack Bloom, Matthew Bidgood, and Cameron Day

Newington: Ethan Ranger, Nick Deriu, Matt Lavoie, and Adam Belair