URBAN'S HAT TRICK LIFTS MARSHFIELD BOYS HOCKEY TO WIN OVER MERRILL/WAUSAU EAST
MARSHFIELD – Nick Urban had a hat trick to lead the Marshfield boys hockey team to a dominating 8-0 win over Merrill/Wausau East on Friday night at the Marshfield Ice Arena.
Sawyer Schindler and Payton Smith each added a pair of goals for the Tigers, who are now 2-1 overall and 2-0 in the Wisconsin Valley Conference.
Merrill/Wausau East drops to 0-5 and 0-4 in conference play.
Cole Halvorsen saved all 15 shots he saw in goal for Marshfield.
Marshfield hosts Lakeland for a nonconference game Saturday at 5 p.m. at the Marshfield Ice Arena. The game will be live-streamed at zaleskisports.com/live-sports.
Tigers 8, Bluejacks 0
Merrill/Wausau East 0 0 0 - 0
Marshfield 2 4 2 - 8
First period: 1. MAR, Sawyer Schindler, sh., 2:31; 2. MAR, Ian Haugen (Nick Urban, Payton Smith), pp., 12:58.
Second period: 3. MAR, Smith, 8:01; 4. MAR, Schindler (Ben Konrardy), 8:38; 5. MAR, Urban (Haugen), 9:39; 6. MAR, Smith (Urban, Haugen), 10:03.
Third period: 7. MAR, Urban, 9:50; 8. MAR, Urban (Smith), 15:27.
Penalties: MWE 2; MAR 6.
Saves: MWE, Jake Furrer 40; MAR, Cole Halvorsen 15.
Records: Merrill/Wausau East 0-5, 0-4 Wisconsin Valley Conference; Marshfield 2-1, 2-0 Wisconsin Valley Conference.