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Spartans go 3-0 in Notre Dame tournament

Superior Telegram

The Superior High School boys hockey team went 3-0 in the Green Bay Notre Dame Showdown in Titletown over the weekend.

The Spartans began the event with a 3-2 overtime win at Wausau West. The then moved to the Cornerstone Community Center in Ashwaubenon where they defeated the Stevens Point Panthers 4-1 Saturday night and then blanked the Marquette Hilltoppers 3-0 Sunday afternoon.

Peyton Flanders picked up the shutout on Sunday with six saves.

Offensively, the Spartans got goals from Mark Shold, Daniel Mikel, on a second-period breakaway, and Aaron Miller.

The Spartans dominated the Hilltoppers, not allowing a shot on goal in the first period and at one point in the second period owned an 18-1 shot advantage.

Against Stevens Point, Miller scored three goals, Mikel scored once and Paxton Paine stopped 16 shots.

Tyler Nystrom’s goal with 50 seconds left in overtime gave Superior a 3-2 win over the Wausau West Warriors Friday night.

Miller and Mikel also scored for the Spartans and Paine picked up the win in goal for Superior with 22 saves.

Marquette          0-0-0—0

Superior              1-2-0—3

First Period: 1. SHS, Mark Shold (Grant Hanson), 7:55.

Second Period: 2. SHS, Daniel Mikel (Tyler Nystrom, Shane Tetzlaff), 8:08. 3. SHS, Aaron Miller (Mikel, Mitch Anderson), 14:49.

Scott Pelkowski, M, 11-13-10—34. Peyton Flanders, SHS 0-3-3—6.

Superior 0-1-1-1—3

Wausau West 1-1-0—2

First Period: 1. WW, Alex Gessler (Kevin Conley, Cale Bowman), 14:55 (pp).

Second Period: 2. SHS, Miller (Daniel Burger), 5:01 (pp). 3. WW, Jacob Evans (Justin Anderson, Alex Gessler), 6:11.

Third Period: 4. SHS, Mikel (Miller), 5:03.

OT: 5. SHS, Nystrom, 7:10.

Saves: Paxton Paine, SHS 5-9-7-1--22. Sam Wiegert, WW, 9-8-12-11--40.