MARSHFIELD – Sawyer Schindler scored with just under 6 minutes remaining to lift the Marshfield boys hockey team to a 4-1 win over D.C. Everest in a Wisconsin Valley Conference contest Tuesday night at the Marshfield Youth Ice Arena.
The Tigers (8-3, 2-1 Wisconsin Valley Conference) pulled out to a 3-1 lead after the first period as Isaiah Baierl, Nick Urban and Isaac Wellens tallied goals.
Everest fought back, tying the game on goals by Ben Peloquin and Ty Tretter, the latter coming 8:04 into the third period.
Schindler, off an assist from Ryan Krueger and Ben Baur, put Marshfield back in front with 5:50 remaining in the game and the Tigers held on from there.
A.J. Trierweiler made 27 saves in goal for Marshfield, as Everest (1-6, 1-2 WVC) outshot the Tigers 30-20.
Marshfield will play a nonconference game at Waupaca on Thursday.
Tigers 3, Evergreens 1
D.C. Everest 1 1 1 – 3
Marshfield 3 0 1 – 4
First period: 1. M, Isaiah Baierl (Max Heller), 5:41; 2. DC, Brandon Jilek (Ty Tretter), pp., 12:10; 3. M, Nick Urban (Evan Weister), 12:30; 4. M, Isaac Wellens (Sawyer Schindler, Ryan Krueger), 16:30.
Second period: 5. DC, Ben Peloquin (Grant Oertel), 8:20.
Third period: 6. DC, Tretter (Ryan Stevens, Kyle Jaglinski), 8:04; 7. M, Schindler (Krueger, Ben Baur), 11:10.
Saves: DC, Ethan Hurt 16; M, A.J. Trierweiler 27.
Records: D.C. Everest 1-6, 1-2 Wisconsin Valley Conference; Marshfield 8-3, 2-1 Wisconsin Valley Conference.