The Needham Boy's hockey team will head to the Super 8, with a strong close at the end of its season. See the whole field here.
The Rockets finished 12-6-4. There's more info at boston.com's Super 8 Central.
The Rockets beat Springfield Cathedral last week 4-3 after leading 4-1 in the third period. Needham fell to Malden Catholic in boys hockey on Thursday, losing 3-1.
Brendan Collier tallied two shorthanded goals to push the No. 1 Lancers (16-2-2) to the Cathedral Tournament title.
Malden Catholic beat Needham in the first round of last season’s Super 8 tournament, and fans were hoping the game would bring the Rockets into the prestigious Super 8 tournament this year.
As we reported Friday, the boys and girls basketball teams are also heading into post season play.