Ben Jaeger, Ryan Mantz and Pete Verstegen combined for seven goals as the Oshkosh Ice Hawks blew past Pacelli, 9-3, at the 20th Avenue YMCA Ice Arena on Friday night.
Jaeger finished with a hat trick to lead the way, scoring a goal in each period, while also tallying a pair of assists.
Mantz scored a pair of goals, with the first coming at the end of the second period and staking the Ice Hawks to a 5-0 lead, while Verstegen also added two goals, including a short-handed tally that capped the scoring for the Ice Hawks in the third period.
Mantz also chipped in four assists, while Verstegen had two as the trio combined for 15 points in the game.
Tyler Hoodie also picked up a goal for the Ice Hawks in the first period, while Jacob Davids scored in the third period in the win.
Zach Holliday blanked Pacelli in the first two periods and finished with nine saves in goal.
Pacelli…0 0 3 — 3
Oshkosh…2 3 4 — 9
First period: OSH — Ben Jaeger (Ryan Mantz, Pete Verstegen), 4:07 (pp). OSH — Tyler Hoodie (Verstegen), 5:46.
Second period: OSH — Jaeger (Mantz, Hobey Kraus), :13 (pp). OSH — Verstegen (Mantz), 10:54. OSH — Mantz (Jaeger), 16:36.
Third period: PAC — Davis Kowden, 1:19. OSH — Jaeger (Mantz), 4:11. PAC — Daniel Mitch (Joel Oney, Isaac Kollack), 6:30 (pp). OSH — Jacob Davids (Timmy Rogers), 7:53. OSH — Mantz (Jaeger), 8:44. OSH — Verstegen, 9:47 (sh). PAC — Luke Yenter (Chris Karch), 12:58 (pp).
Saves: PAC (Trent Kollack) 16, OSH (Zach Holliday) 9.