Appleton United 6, Waupun 3: The Warriors’ seven-game winning streak was put to an end as Appleton scored three goals in the third period to seize control in a battle atop the Badgerland Conference.
Waupun’s Brady Beekman scored in the third period to cut Appleton’s lead to 4-3 with 11:25 remaining, but the Warriors gave up two more goals.
The Warriors got first-period goals from Adrian Harmsen and Jordan Foster.
Waupun drops to 13-4 (3-2), while Appleton opens a two-game lead in the standings at 5-0 (8-4-4 overall).
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First period: W – Adrian Harmsen (unassisted), 15:41; W – Jordan Foster (Ryan Durant, Brandon VanGalen), 12:56; A – Sweeney (Beyer, Brosnan), 9:18 (pp); A – Seeliger (Watson, Beyer), 2:36.
Second period: A – Koester (Zilisch), 1:01 (pp).
Third period: A – Blob (Watson, Brosnan), 16:14; W – Brady Beekman (unassisted), 11:25; A – Blob (Bliss), 8:32 (pp); A – Koester (Zilisch, Bliss), 6:42.
Saves: Waupun (Austin Taylor) 38-44, Appleton (James Schroeder) 40-43.