Waupaca came out on top of a high-scoring Great Northern Conference girls’ hockey game, beating Medford 9-7 in Medford on Tuesday.
Mandy Tomlinson scored four goals and added three assists for the Comets.
Tina Rasmussen scored the game-tying goal and put in the final goal to seal the win.
Goals: First: Mandy Tomlinson W (Katarina Otter) pp 3:41, Tomlinson W pp 12:01, Lizzy Lemke M (Elise Southworth, Marissa McPeak) 13:59. Second: Brianne Huettner W (Tomlinson, Macy Carlson) 4:35, Sienna Demulling M 6:16, Mikayla Kelz M 7:25, Amanda Bauer M (McPeak) 8:51, Tomlinson W (Huettner, Otter) pp 10:14, Kelz M (McPeak) pp 11:06, Otter W (Tomlinson) 12:56, Tomlinson W (Tina Rasmussen) 14:06, Bauer M (Lemke, Southworth) 15:53, McPeak M 16:16, Rasmussen W 16:56. Third: Huettner W (Tomlinson) 1:11, Rasmussen W (Otter, Carlson) pp 16:36. Shots on goal: W 34, M 28. Saves: Cassie Rasmussen W 27, Makayla Hanson M 7, Emily Lybert M 12.
Waupun 6, Neenah/Hortonville/Menasha 4
At Town of Menasha, Travis Treml scored two goals for Neenah/Hortonville/Menasha (3-2, 0-2 Badgerland), which trailed only 4-3 before Waupun scored the first two goals of the third period.
Jack Kraus and Sam Kelly also scored for NHM.
Goals – First: Brady Beekman W (Brandon Van Galen) 6:12; Cole Kuslits W (Jordan Foster, Ryan Durant) pp 12:53. Second: Travis Treml NHM pp :26; Adrian Harmsen W (Beekman) 3:56; Jack Kraus NHM 8:31; Kuslits W (Beekman, Van Galen) 12:16; Sam Kelly NHM (Brendan McNeff) 12:49. Third: Harmsen W (Van Galen, Beekman) pp 15:15; Caleb Lombardo W (Bryce Buchholz, Foster) 15:26; Treml NHM (Kraus, Max Hackinson) 16:14. Shots on goal: W 20, NHM 24. Saves: Austin Taylor W 20; Riley Malone NHM 14.
Springs 8, Fox Cities 2
At Fond du Lac, Quinn Fitzgerald and Riley Hutchinson scored goals but the Stars couldn’t overcome a big second period by the Ledgers.
Fox Cities trailed 2-1 after one before Springs scored four times in the second period to pull away.
Goals: First: Mark Austin S (Anthony Grebe, Connor Blanck) 2:39, Jackson Voight S (Grebe, Blanck), Quinn Fitzgerald FC (Riley Hutchinson, Alex Gutjahr) 4:10. Second: Zach McLaughlin S (Logan Mertens) 2:27, Grebe S (Austin, Blanck) 7:49, Grebe S (Blanck, Austin) 8:23, Cody Kast S (Brady Sauer, McLaughlin) pp 14:52. Third: Grebe S (Blanck, Voight) 3:07, Grebe S (Austin, Blanck) 7:06, Hutchinson FC (Bennett Weycker) 12:15. Shots on goal: FC 24, S 30. Saves: Brett Nyman FC 17, Nathan Edwards FC 5, Andy Riehl S 22.