BARRON – Sawyer Wilkens and Trevor Vilbaum each had a goal and two assists to help lift the Wisconsin Rapids boys hockey team to a 5-2 win over the Northwest Icemen (Barron Co-op) on Saturday at the Barron Ice Arena.
Carter Morrison, Carsen Gause and Carson Gunderson added goals for the Raiders, who are now 13-5 this season.
Wisconsin Rapids hosts Wausau West for a Wisconsin Valley Conference game Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the South Wood County Ice Arena.
Raiders 5, Icemen 2
Wisconsin Rapids 2 2 1 - 5
Northwest 0 1 1 - 2
First period: 1. WR, Carter Morrison (Trevor Vilbaum, Sawyer Wilkens); 2. WR, Wilkens (Vilbaum, Morrison), pp.
Second period: 3. WR, Carsen Gause (Josh Dekarske, Carson Gunderson), 7:37; 3. WR, Vilbaum (Morrison, Wilkens), pp., 10:12; 5. NW, Hayden Hince (Gavin Gordon), pp., 16:37.
Third period: 6. NW, Lucas Pond (Hince), 6:52; 7. WR, Gunderson, 12:10.
Saves: WR, Milo Spurlin 15; NW, Travis Johnson 45.
Records: Wisconsin Rapids 13-5; Northwest 4-10-1.