By Paul Lecker
MARSHFIELD — Lexi Dupee and Gracia Sondok had goals to lift the Marshfield girls hockey team to a 2-1 victory over Tomahawk in a Great Northern Conference matchup Friday night at the Marshfield Youth Ice Arena.
The Tigers even their record in the GNC at 2-2 (2-3 overall), while Tomahawk falls to 2-2 overall and in the conference.
Dupee scored on assists from Nell Eichten and Morgan Larson 11:34 into the first period to put Marshfield up 1-0.
Sandok’s goal came off an assist from Eichten 5:10 into the second period.
Erika Vallier scored on the power play for the Hatchets with 7:34 remaining in the game, but they could not get the tying goal.
Alexis Straughan had 28 saves in net for the Tigers.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Tigers 2, Hatchets 1
Tomahawk 0 0 1 – 1
Marshfield 1 1 0 – 2
First period: 1. M, Lexi Dupee (Nell Eichten, Morgan Larson), 11:34.
Second period: 2. M, Gracia Sandok (Eichten), 5:10.
Third period: 3. T, Erika Vallier (Lauren Bembinster), pp., 9:26.
Saves: T, Erin Sparks 19; M, Alexis Straughan 28.
Records: Tomahawk 2-2 overall and Great Northern Conference; Marshfield 2-3, 2-2 GNC.