A pair of players had hat tricks to lead the Waupaca Area girls’ hockey team to a 6-3 win Jan. 11 over Lakeland.
Brianne Huettner and Mandy Tomlinson each had two goals in the win. Tomlinson added a pair of assists, while Huettner, Tina Rasmussen and Katarina Otter added one each.
Waupaca scored twice in each period, while the Thunderbirds scored once in each period.
Waupaca Area goalie Cassie Rasmussen stopped 25 of Lakeland’s 28 shots on goal, while Lakeland goalies Annika Nimsgern and Megan Hudy teamed up to stop 25 of 31 shots.
Waupaca Area will host the Fox Valley Stars tonight (Thursday, Jan. 16) before hosting Green Bay East Friday, Jan. 17. Faceoff for both games at the Waupaca Expo Center is set for 7 p.m.