By Paul Lecker
MARSHFIELD – The Marshfield boys hockey team lost and tied in a pair of games at its home tournament on Saturday at the Marshfield Youth Ice Arena.
The Tigers lost to Eau Claire North 2-0 and tied Chequamegon/Phillips 2-2 in overtime to finish the tournament 1-1-1. Marshfield beat Stevens Point Pacelli on Friday.
North outshot Marshfield (2-6-1) 33-18 and managed to slip one shot in the first and third periods past goalkeeper Haydon Roy-Peterson (31 saves) to earn the win.
Zac Stange scored with 1:06 left in the first period and Carson Lemanski scored at the 13:41 mark of the third for North (7-2).
Justin Stanek and Isaac Wellens scored in the game against Chequamegon/Phillips to give the Tigers a 2-0 lead, but they couldn’t hold on.
Seth Gehrke scored with 6 seconds left in the second period and Kevin Koski added a goal 4:54 into the third for C/P to tie the game.
Neither team was able to score in overtime as Chequamegon/Phillips (1-3-1) outshot Marshfield 6-4 in the extra frame.
Logan Cherney had 12 saves and Roy-Peterson six in the tie for Marshfield.
Marshfield’s next game is at home Tuesday against Merrill.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Huskies 2, Tigers 0
Eau Claire North 1 0 1 – 2
Marshfield 0 0 0 – 0
First period: 1. ECN, Zac Stange (Carson Lemanski), 15:54.
Third period: 2. ECN, Lemanski (Curtis Goodale), 13:41.
Saves: ECN, Sam Farber 18; M, Haydon Roy-Peterson 31.
Records: Eau Claire North 7-2; Marshfield 2-6.
Screaming Eagles 2, Tigers 2 (OT)
Chequamegon/Phillips 0 1 1 0 – 2
Marshfield 1 1 0 0 – 2
First period: 1. M, Justin Stanek (Adam Maki, Scott Berg), 5:11.
Second period: 2. M, Isaac Wellens (Collin Barth), 15:39; 3. CP, Seth Gehrke, 16:54.
Third period: 4. CP, Kevin Koski, 4:54.
Saves: CP, Rick Ernst 27; M, Logan Cherney 12; Roy-Peterson 6.
Records: Chequamegon/Phillips 1-3-1; Marshfield 2-6-1.