Boys Varsity Ice Hockey
Game Summaries & Headlines.
SAULT STE. MARIE, MI - The Alpena Hockey team gave up three second period goals in a 6-1 loss to Number 12 Midland Dow in the Lions Club Cup Championship Game in Sault Ste. Marie on Saturday. The Wildcats started the game strong by taking a 1-0 lead early in the 1st Period when Colby Plowman converted a 5-on-3 Power Play. The Chargers then took over the game, tying the game when John Wagner tipped home a point shot past Jimmy Bolanowski. Midland Dow scored three goals in the second period when Lucas Churchfield, Joey Johnson, and Alec Newton all found the back of the net to give the Chargers a 4-1 lead. Midland Dow netted two more goals in the final period with Luke Blasey scoring twice. The Chargers outshot the Wildcats 30-12 in the game, with Bolanowski making 24 stops. Alpena (10-3-1, 3-1-0 BNC) will play in the Traverse City Showcase this weekend against Grand Rapids Christian on Friday (7:30pm) and Marquette on Saturday (11:30am).