Wellens scores twice for Tigers
By Paul Lecker
MARSHFIELD — Marshfield scored three times in the second period and held on for a 4-1 win over Medford in a nonconference boys hockey game Friday night at the Marshfield Youth Ice Arena.
Isaac Wellens scored with 1:10 left in the first period for Marshfield.
Nate Boson and Justin Stanek scored a minute apart to make it 3-0 before Medford answered.
However, a goal by Wellens on a power play with 2:13 to go in the period gave Marshfield a 4-1 lead that stood for the rest of the game.
Haydon Roy-Peterson had 23 saves in goal for the Tigers, who are now 3-7-1 this season. Medford drops to 4-5.
Marshfield hosts Wausau West in a Wisconsin Valley Conference game on Tuesday.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Tigers 4, Raiders 1
Medford 0 1 0 – 1
Marshfield 1 3 0 – 4
First period: 1. MAR, Isaac Wellens (Justin Stanek), pp., 15:50.
Second period: 2. MAR, Nate Boson (Ryan Krueger, Haydon Roy-Peterson), 8:21; 3. MAR, Stanek (Isaiah Baierl), 9:22; 4. MED, Dalton Hraby (Mike Pernsteiner, Conrad Bolz), 13:06; 5. MAR, Wellens (Evan Weister), pp., 14:47.
Saves: MED, Sawyer Scholl 32; MAR, Roy-Peterson 23.
Records: Medford 4-5; Marshfield 3-7-1.