La Crosse had a four-goal lead after two periods and cruised the rest of the way en route to a 5-1 win over Breezy Point.
Taylor Trapp had a great game for La Crosse, netting two goals. Trapp scored at 19:06 into the first period to make the score 2-0 La Crosse and again while 12:14 into the third to make the score 5-1 La Crosse.
La Crosse\’s Will Graves was a brick wall in net, as he came up with 29 saves and let only one puck past him. Graves certainly lowered his goals against average, which was 2.21 entering the contest.
La Crosse\’s offense rang up 37 shots on Breezy Point\’s net.
La Crosse additionally got points from Ben Johnson, who also had one goal and one assist. Others who scored for La Crosse included Hunter Breza and Ben Henderson, who each put in one. In addition, La Crosse received assists from Jared Bromberg, Jerame Schuetzle, and Kadin Machusak, who each chipped in one and Mick Nisbet and Matt Wolter, who contributed two each.
La Crosse incurred eight minutes in penalty time with four minors. Breezy Point\’s Christian Sanzottera stopped 32 shots out of the 37 that he faced. Breezy Point incurred 14 minutes in penalty time with seven minors.