Brady Schneider tallied a hat trick and Lourdes Academy took the lead for good with goals a minute apart early in the first half in a 7-2 win over North Fond du Lac/Oakfield in a Flyway Conference match on J.J. Keller Field at Titan Stadium on Tuesday.
Schneider opened the scoring in the fifth minute but it was back-to-back goals by Ryan McBride and Adam Trofka in the 13th and 14th minute, respectively, that broke a 1-1 tie and put Lourdes ahead to stay.
Alex Stadler added a goal in the 34th minute as the Knights took a 4-2 halftime lead, while Schneider added two more and Stadler one in the second half for the final margin.
Jesse Boehm made three saves in net for the Knights.
North Fondy/Oakfield…2 0 — 2
Lourdes Academy…4 3 — 7
First half: LA — Brady Schneider, 5:00. NFDL/O — Ben Mand, 8:00. LA — Ryan McBride, 13:00. LA — Adam Trofka (Schneider), 14:00. NFDL — Mand, 30:00. LA — Alex Stadler (Corey Beecher), 34:00.
Second half: LA — Schneider (Josh Hedge), 43:00. LA — Schneider, 72:00. LA — Stadler (Beecher), 80:00.
Saves: NFDL/O (Trenton Vielbig), 18, LA (Jesse Boehm) 3.