SHS hockey team loses at ECMAaron Wakefield-Zubiate and Trent Olson scored Superior’s goals and Paxton Paine and Zach Reiswig combined to make 18 saves in goal.
The Superior High School boys hockey team lost to the Eau Claire Memorial Old Abes 7-2 Saturday afternoon at the Hobbs Ice Center in Eau Claire.
The Spartans (7-2) defeated the Old Abes 5-1 earlier this season in the ECM tournament.
Aaron Wakefield-Zubiate and Trent Olson scored Superior’s goals and Paxton Paine and Zach Reiswig combined to make 18 saves in goal.
Brady Bollinger had a hat trick, including a short-handed goal, for the Old Abes, who scored six of their goals in the second period.
Jacob Bresser added a goal and two assists, and Chuck Bennis had four assists for the Old Abes (4-3-1)
The Spartans next play Delano (Minn.) at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Duluth Marshall Hilltopper Classic. The tournament runs through Saturday at the Mars Lakeview Arena in Duluth.
Superior 0 1 1 — 2
E.C. Memorial 1 6 0 — 7
First period: 1, ECM, Jacob Bresser (Tye McLaughlin, Charley Graaskamp), 11:57.
Second period: 2, ECM, Graaskamp (Bresser, Chuck Bennis), 5:43; 3, ECM, Brady Bollinger (Bresser, Bennis), 9:01; 4, ECM, Bollinger, 13:10 (sh); 5, SHS, Aaron Wakfield-Zubiate 7 (Aaron Miller 16), 13:22 (pp); 6, ECM, Bollinger (Bennis, Bret Schwengler), 14:50 (pp); 7, ECM, Rafael Ponty (Bresser, Graaskamp), 15:02; 8, ECM, Kadin Machusak (Dylan Ross, Bennis), 16:27.
Third period: 9, SHS, Trent Olson 2 (Wakefield-Zubiate 14, Jesse Polson 6), 14:47 (pp).
Saves: Paxton Paine, SHS 10. Zach Reiswig, SHS, 8. Alex Geving, ECM 13. Shots on goal: SHS 1-6-8—15; ECM 8-11-6—25. Penalties: SHS 4-for-8 minutes; ECM 5-for-10 minutes.
Duluth Marshall Hilltopper Holiday Classic
Boys Hockey Tournament
Thursday, Dec. 27
Superior vs. Delano (Minn.), 1 p.m.
Green Bay Notre Dame vs. Mankato West, 3:15 p.m.
Madison Edgewood vs. Duluth Marshall, 5:45 p.m.
Appleton vs. Proctor, 8 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 28
Saturday, Dec. 28