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(Wausau, WI)- Ryan Hempel led the way Friday Night with a hat trick as the Wausau RiverWolves defeated the Evansville Thunderbolts 8-4. Matt Irwin also had a big night with 5 points (1 goal, 4 assists), while scoring his 30th goal on the season.

The Wausau RiverWolves took the lead before the halfway point in the second on a goal from Ryan Hempel. Sean Johnston delivered with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist) and Michael Alfonso added 3 points (1 goal, 2 assists).

In the first, Alfonso opened the scoring for Wausau with a goal at 2:38 with helpers from his linemates, Irwin and Hempel. Hannebrink answered for the Thunderbolts with a goal at 7:16. Hempel answered for the RiverWolves with a goal at 11:54 with assists from teammates Pinkert and Irwin.

During the second, Alton put in a goal at 2:18 with helpers from his linemates, Hempel and Irwin. Johnston scored a goal at 9:46 with assists from Rukamp and Renter. Hempel deposited what turned out to be the game winning goal at 13:38 with helpers, Rukamp and Johnston. Kowalski answered for Evansville with a goal at 16:35 with assists from Rowe and Scott. Irwin answered for Wausau with a goal at 19:05, his 30th on the season.

In the third, Hempel netted a hat trick with his third goal of the game at 2:46. Ben Brown scored a goal at 14:49 to cap off the scoring.

Your Wausau RiverWolves will be back in action at Marathon Park on Friday March 2nd and Saturday March 3rd for the last home games of the season! Get your tickets for the Trig’s Family Four Pack and Fan Appreciation Night!


Tristan Slot Earns Central Division Star of the Week

The North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL) today announced the Divisional Stars of the Week  for the week ending November 19, 2017. The divisional stars of the week is an award given each week of the regular season to the top performing players in each of the eight divisions of the NA3HL as nominated by their head coaches.

 Central Division Star of the Week: Tristan Slot, Forward, Wausau RiverWolves

The Wausau RiverWolves got their first wins in the NA3HL this past weekend and no one was a bigger catalyst for their offense than Tristan Slot. The Kaukauna, Wisconsin native scored four goals, two in each game, while tacking on five assists. Slot contributed on every single RiverWolves goal on Friday night as the club picked up their first win, a 6-0 shutout over Evansville. Slot now has 12 points on the season and was a plus-7 for the weekend.

“I am extremely elated for Tristan. He has been putting in the work on and off the ice and the hard work is paying off. He’s trusting the process and definitely deserves the recognition,” stated Head Coach Tim Brownell.

RiverWovles Goaltender Henry Baribeau also received Honorable Mention for the week. His such honor this season.

The RiverWolves Inaugural Season is underway! Promotional Nights, Season Ticket, Group Ticket and Regular Season Schedule information is available online at www.riverwolveshockey.com or contact Zach with questions on anything RiverWolves Hockey please Email: zach@riverwolveshockey.com for more details.