Red Panthers fall to 7-7
By Paul Lecker
MARSHFIELD — Fond du Lac scored twice in the first period and held off Point-Rapids-Marshfield to win a nonconference girls hockey game 3-1 Friday at the Marshfield Youth Ice Arena.
Point-Rapids-Marshfield (7-7) managed one goal midway through the third period when Emily Nolan scored off an assist from Alayna Bruneau.
Pistol Cowden had 21 saves in goal for PRM.
Point-Rapids-Marshfield plays a pair of home games next week in Stevens Point. Monday the Red Panthers host Appleton Xavier, and Thursday they play against Rhinelander/Antigo before heading to River Falls for a game next Saturday.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Fond du Lac Co-op 3, Point-Rapids-Marshfield 1
Fond du Lac 2 1 0 – 3
Point-Rapids-Marshfield 0 0 1 – 1
First period: 1. F, Kylee Dyni, 2:33; 2. F, Callie Tighe (Mary Skorupa, Hattie Verstagen_), 14:59.
Second period: 3. F, Verstagen (Dyni), 1:27.
Third period: 4. PRM, Emily Nolan (Alayna Bruneau), 6:07.
Saves: F, Ashley Schmitt 16; PRM, Pistol Cowden 21.
Records: Fond du Lac 12-2-2; Point-Rapids-Marshfield 7-7.