Marshfield boys hockey loses at Waupaca
Weister scores goal for Tigers
By Paul Lecker
WAUPACA — Marshfield was held to 20 shots on goal and lost to 4-1 to Waupaca in a nonconference boys hockey game Tuesday night at the Waupaca Expo Ice Arena.
After a scoreless first period, Waupaca (13-9) scored twice in the second period and two more times in the third to hold off Marshfield (9-12-1).
Evan Weister scored off an assist from Colin Barth for Marshfield’s only goal, which came with 2:29 remaining in the game.
Marshfield will close out its regular-season and Wisconsin Valley Conference schedule on Thursday at Wausau West. The Tigers open action in the WIAA playoffs with a regional semifinal on Feb. 14 against Black River Falls at the Marshfield Youth Ice Arena.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Comets 4, Tigers 1
Marshfield 0 0 1 – 1
Waupaca 0 2 2 – 4
Second period: 1. W, Drake Hiddemen, 7:15; 2. W, Eugene Pliska (Hunter Smith, Max Menzies), 15:48.
Third period: 3. W, Menzies, 0:15; 4. M, Evan Weister (Colin Barth), 14:31; 5. W, Cody Rasmussen (Menzies), 16:18.
Saves: M, Haydon Roy-Peterson 40; W, Brett Berens 19.
Records: Marshfield 9-12-1; Waupaca 13-9.