Jaeger paces Warbirds victory

Jaeger paces Warbirds victory

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Jaeger paces Warbirds victory

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Fond du Lac Warbirds 4, Appleton United 2: Oshkosh North’s Shannon Jaeger tallied two goals and an assist to lead the Warbirds (3-2-1) to a win over the No. 7 team in the state on Thursday night.

Jaeger scored an unassisted goal midway through the second period to give the Warbirds a 2-0 lead and then assisted on Bailey Hoch’s goal 11 seconds later.

Appleton (4-1-1) pulled as close as 3-2 after a second period goal but Jaeger tallied an empty-net goal for the final margin.

Taryn Immel made 38 saves in goal for the co-op squad in the win.

Appleton…1 1 0 — 2

Fond du Lac…3 0 1 — 4

First period: FDL — Shelby Sabel (Taylor Gysbers), :38. FDL — Shannon Jaeger, 9:11. FDL — Bailey Hoch (Jaeger), 9:22. APP — Molly McKeever (Greta Brown), 13:51.

Second period: APP — McKeever (Brown, Emma Kohl), 11:27.

Third period: FDL — Jaeger, 16:14 (en).

Saves: APP (Libbey Breaker) 12, FDL (Taryn Immel) 38.

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