WAUPACA – Marshfield scored four goals in a wild second period to break open a tight game and blow past Waupaca 6-1 in a nonconference boys hockey game on Tuesday at the Waupaca Expo Center.
Sawyer Schindler scored on a power play goal with just 2 seconds to go in the first period to give the Tigers (8-7-1) an early 1-0 lead.
Nick Urban made it 2-0 with a goal before Waupaca got back to within one four minutes later. From that point, it was all Tigers.
Tristian Reissmann, Noah Peterson and Schindler added goals in a 6½ minute span of second period, and Adam Zee added a late goal to finish the scoring for Marshfield.
A.J. Trierweiler had 19 saves for Marshfield.
Marshfield hosts Wisconsin Rapids at 7 p.m. Thursday. The game will be broadcast on WDLB-AM 1450 and wdlbwosq.com.
Tigers 6, Comets 1 Marshfield 1 4 1 – 6 Waupaca 0 1 0 – 1 First period: 1. M, Sawyer Schindler (Max Heller), pp., 16:58. Second period: 2. M, Nick Urban (Schindler), 3:31; 2. W, Jack Erspamer (Eli Bartel), 7:29; 3. M, Tristian Reissmann (Evan Weister, Noah Peterson), pp., 8:26; 4. M, Peterson (Schindler, Nick Urban), 12:23; 5. M, Schindler (Payton Smith, Urban), 15:03. Third period: 6. M, Adam Zee (Damyon Hains), 16:14. Saves: M, A.J. Trierweiler 19; W, Hagen Rasmussen 31. Records: Marshfield 8-7-1; Waupaca 6-12.