Larson scores three times to lead Marshfield girls hockey past Medford
By Paul Lecker
MEDFORD — Morgan Larson netted a hat trick for the second time in the last three games, and the Marshfield girls hockey team snapped a five-game losing streak as the Tigers beat Medford 6-2 in a Great Northern Conference game Monday night at the Simek Recreational Center.
Larson scored once in the second period and added two more in the third as Marshfield improves to 6-13 overall and 5-6 in the Great Northern Conference.
Nell Eichten added two goals, and Kessa Schreiner scored once for the Tigers. Maddie Hall had nine saves in goal as Marshfield outshot Medford (1-17, 0-12 GNC) 44-11.
Marshfield finishes its regular-season schedule Friday at home against Lakeland.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Tigers 6, Raiders 2
Marshfield 1 3 2 – 6
Medford 0 1 1 – 2
First period: 1. MAR, Kessa Schreiner (Morgan Larson), 0:38.
Second period: 2. MAR, Larson, 0:41; 3. MAR, Nell Eichten, 7:28; 4. MED, Elise Southworth (Amanda Bauer, Carlye Baker), 15:15; 5. MAR, Eichten (Schreiner, Larson), 16:55.
Third period: 6. MAR, Larson, 10:43; 7. MAR, Larson (Schreiner), 13:52; 8. Marissa McPeak (Katy Branstetter), 14:26.
Saves: MAR, Maddie Hall 9; MED, Emily Lybert 38.
Records: Marshfield 6-13, 5-6 Great Northern Conference; Medford 1-17, 0-12 Great Northern Conference.