RHS Boys Varsity Hockey gave the Antigo Red Robins an aggressive challenge on the ice Tuesday night at the Rhinelander Ice Arena.
Hodags lead with an offense attack from the get go, with 16 shots on goal within 5 minutes of the first period. Antigo's first shot on goal came in at 8 minutes, but was caught by the Hodag goalie #1. The first goal of the night was made by Antigo with only a few minutes left in the first period. RHS finished first period with 19 shots on goal, but no points.
Antigo begins second period with another goal made by player #16. Hodags remain forceful, with #7 Conor Pequet scoring their first goal. Assisting him were #11 Joe Schneider and #12 JC Adams. Awesome teamwork from the boys. Minutes later, RHS scores again. #18 Harlan Wojtusik makes the goal with #7 Conor Pequet as the assist. Both teams now tied at 2-2. Antigo scores another goal just before second period is over, putting them back in the lead at 3-2.
Hodags player #18 scores at the start of period 3, tying the game at 3-3. The Hodags continue to push hard but, but it's not enough to stop The Robins. Antigo scores another two goals. Final score: Antigo 5, Rhinelander 3.
Hodags played a great game, never backing down! Good teamwork and staying positive are what it's all about.