The WIAA boys and girls hockey tournaments continue tonight with action across the state.
The Beaver Dam (15-7-2) boys hockey team heads to Fond du Lac (18-6) tonight for a Division One, 2nd round playoff match against the 2nd seeded Cardinals. The Golden Beavers advanced with a 6-5 win over Appleton United on Tuesday night. Wesley Biel had a hat trick and also dished off two assists in the victory. Fond du Lac was runner-up in the Badgerland Conference and had a first-round playoff bye. The puck drops at 5:30pm at the Blue Line Family Ice Center.
The 2nd seeded Waupun (16-6) boys hockey team opens WIAA Division Two playoff action tonight as they host 7th seeded Stoughton (4-17-1). Waupun was 4th in the Badgerland Conference while Stoughton was 6th in the Badger South. Waupun blew by Stoughton 11-1 back on December 27th. Barron Buchholz and Malachi Buchholz both registered hat tricks in the win. The puck drops at 7:30pm in Waupun.
The Beaver Dam girls hockey team is the #7 seed and travel to #2 Warbird Alliance in Fond du Lac tonight. BD finished 7th in the Badger North this season while the Warbird Alliance tied for 4th in the Eastern Shores Conference. That game will start around 7:30pm after the Beaver Dam Boys-Fondy game ends.
The winners advance to the Sectional Semifinals next Tuesday.