Kasson, MN—Brody Lamb (So., Byron) returned to action after missing three games and immediately made an impact notching three goals in the Wildcats 4-2 win. Lamb scored in each period with the trick coming at 11:16 of the third period. Carl Schutz (So., Pine Island) scored his first varsity goal at 16:06 of the third period on a top-shelf wrist shot the Scots goalie never saw. Isaac Dale (So., Pine Island) made 20 saves and notched his fifth win of the season.
Dodge County has been skating short-handed all season. Charlie Blaisdell (Jr. Kasson-Mantorville), James McPeak (So., Byron), and Matt Donovan (So., Kasson-Mantorville) all sat out with various injuries and ailments. Blaisdell is expected to return for the Kiwanis Tournament, McPeak is day-to-day and Donovan could be out for the season.
The Wildcats dominated play in the JV game beating the Scots 6-1 behind a hat trick from Aaron Yeigh (Jr., Kasson-Mantorville) and stellar goal-tending from Ben Nelson (Fr., Kasson-Mantorville).
The Wildcats return from Christmas Break to play New Richmond, WI on 12/26 in the Kiwanis Holiday Hockey Tournament at Graham Arena in Rochester, MN. Puck drops for Varsity at 12:30 pm Graham 1 and JV at 3:15 p.m. versus New Richmond Graham Arena 2.