By Paul Lecker
WEST SALEM – The Marshfield boys hockey team lost its third-straight game, falling 3-1 in a nonconference game to West Salem on Friday night at the West Salem Community Ice Arena.
Jacob Draves scored an unassisted goal 1:13 into the second period to put the Tigers up 1-0, but that would be all Marshfield could muster.
West Salem (11-1) scored a pair of goals in the second period and another in the third to win it.
Haydon Roy-Peterson had 35 saves for the Tigers (4-10). Marshfield managed just 10 shots on goal, nine of which were saved by West Salem goalie Adam Helgeson.
Marshfield plays at Wausau East on Tuesday at Marathon Park in Wausau.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Panthers 3, Tigers 1
Marshfield 0 1 0 – 1
West Salem 0 2 1 – 3
Second period: 1. M, Jacob Draves, 1:13; 2. WS, Cayden Krause (Zach Pierce), 2:14; 3. WS, Z. Pierce (Caden Hoag, Krause), 11:30.
Third period: 4. WS, Hunter Priebe (Jack Gorniak, Ben Pierce), 1:20.
Saves: M, Haydon Roy-Peterson 35; WS, Adam Helgeson 9.
Records: Marshfield 4-10; West Salem 11-1.