Marshfield boys hockey blanks Wausau East
Five Tigers score in road win
By Paul Lecker
WAUSAU — The Marshfield boys hockey team shut out Wausau East 5-0 in its final Wisconsin Valley Conference game of the season Thursday at Marathon Park.
Five different Tigers scored in the victory as they finish 2-9 in the WVC and are now 6-15-1 overall with their season finale set for Saturday at Stevens Point Pacelli. Wausau East is now 2-20 and ends up 0-6 in an abbreviated Valley schedule.
Adam Maki, Ryan Krueger, and Collin Barth scored goals for Marshfield in the first period. Isaac Wellens added a second-period goal, and Ben Baur scored 3:23 into the third for the Tigers.
Haydon Roy-Peterson had 19 saves in goal to earn the shutout victory for Marshfield.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Tigers 5, Lumberjacks 0
Marshfield 3 1 1 – 5
Wausau East 0 0 0 – 0
First period: 1. M, Adam Maki (Zachary Schmidt), 5:15; 2. M, Ryan Krueger (Isaac Wellens), 10:31; 3. M, Collin Barth, 14:00.
Second period: 4. M, Wellens (Nate Boson), 3:23.
Third period: 5. M, Ben Baur (Scotty Berg), 3:23.
Saves: M, Haydon Roy-Peterson 19; WE, Sharrod Harper 33.
Records: Marshfield 6-15-1, 2-9 Wisconsin Valley Conference; Wausau East 2-20, 0-6 WVC.