MARSHFIELD – Sam Roherty had a hat trick and Trevor Cassidy saved nine of 10 shots to lift the Marshfield boys soccer team to a 3-1 win over Wausau East on Thursday night at Heiting Community Stadium at Marshfield High School in the Tigers' home opener.
Alek Zavadowski scored on a penalty kick with three minutes to go before halftime, but Marshfield quickly rallied as Roherty scored his first goal with 1:09 to go in the half.
Roherty broke the tie with a goal in the 62nd minute and added an insurance score with 42 seconds remaining.
Marshfield is now 2-2 overall and in the Wisconsin Valley Conference. East falls to 1-3 overall and in the WVC.
The Tigers play at Wausau West on Saturday at 11 a.m.