Wisconsin rips La Crosse, 5-0

The Wisconsin Whalers were firing on all cylinders against the La Crosse Freeze, and when the final buzzer sounded Whalers emerged with a 5-0 win.

Wisconsin was led by Austin Lewis, who racked up one goal. Lewis scored 5:40 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Wisconsin. Connor Morgan picked up the assist.

The Whalers\’ offense rang up 48 shots on La Crosse\’s net.

Wisconsin additionally got points from Ryan Martin, who also grabbed two goals and one assist to lead the team in points and Nathan Viberg, who also registered one goal and one assist. Wisconsin also got a goal from Kaleb Morley as well. In addition, Wisconsin received assists from Alex Anderson, who had two and Peter Henderson, Adam Schoenfeld, and Isaac Hale, who each chipped in one.

The Freeze could not produce up to their normal offensive output. La Crosse averages 3.1 goals per game.

David Volkmann recorded 23 saves for Wisconsin. The Whalers incurred four minutes in penalty time with two minors. The Freeze\’s Andrew Wagner stopped 43 shots out of the 47 that he faced. La Crosse incurred 10 minutes in penalty time with five minors.