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(WAUSAU, WI)- The RiverWolves are wrapping up their season tonight with their fan appreciation game against the Peoria Mustangs. Game time is set for 7:10 pm at Marathon Park. The Mustangs are currently 2nd in the central division and have clinched their spot in the playoffs. The RiverWolves will be honoring their five age out players who will be competing in their final junior game. The team will also be honoring their families, and the billet families who have hosted players all year long.

What to Watch For

Even though the team record this season was disappointing, several players had solid seasons individually and below is a recap of those performances. The RiverWolves point leaders for this season are Trey Bociek, Iron River, MI, with 19, Isaac Wickersheim, Antigo, WI, with 18, and Pavel Bakhtin, West Bloomfield, MI, with 18. The goal leaders are Wickersheim with 12, Ethan Cumming, St. Cloud, MN, with eight, and Tommy Raith, Winnetka, IL, with 7. The assist leaders for the RiverWolves are Bociek, with 13, Bakhtin, with 12, Nolan Gifford, Lino Lakes, MN, with 10, and Taylor Frerichs, Sioux City, IA, with 10.

The Mustangs currently boast a 28-8 record and are on a four-game win streak. Peoria is led by the duo of Ethan Chesney, of Elgin, IL, and Reid Lune, of Edwards, IL. Chesney has 16 goals and 16 assists in 37 games, and Lune has 11 goals and 18 assists in 31 games.

Between the Pipes

Caleb Sauer will start in net on Saturday. This season, Sauer has appeared in 19 games, and has a record of 4-12-1 as a starter. He has faced 794 shots and stopped 706 of them for a save percentage of 88.9%.

The Mustangs are expected to start Cole Walter net this weekend. Walter is a native of Rochester, MN, and has an 93.1% save percentage on the year.

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The RiverWolves want to thank everyone for their continued support all season long. Stay connected during the off-season by following our social media accounts on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @wausaurwolves.

(WAUSAU, WI)- The RiverWolves are back home this weekend with a three-game series against the Peoria Mustangs. The game times are set for 7:10 pm on both Friday and Saturday, and 12:10 pm on Sunday. The RiverWolves are currently winless in four games versus the 2nd place team in the Central Division. This will be the first time Peoria visits Wausau this season, so the RiverWolves will look to get into the win column at the friendly confines of Marathon Park. The RiverWolves will be looking to carry some momentum from last week’s play at Rochester.

What to Watch For

Last week, RiverWolves defenseman Ethan Cumming was the NA3HL Central Star of the Week. Cumming, out of St. Cloud, MN, joined the RiverWolves on January 15th and has been on a tear ever since. Last Friday vs the Grizzlies, Cumming netted two goals, followed by another two goals and an assist on Saturday. Cumming is averaging a point-per-game so far, with six goals and one assist in seven games.

The Mustangs currently boast an 18-4 record. Peoria is led by the duo of Reid Lune, of Edwards, IL, and Jack Craycroft, of Ankney, IA. Lune has seven goals and 15 assists in 24 games, and Craycroft has two goals and 18 assists in 23 games.

Between the Pipes

Joseph La Forge, native of Kenosha, and Caleb Sauer, from Waupun, WI, are expected to split time in goal this weekend for The RiverWolves. La Forge has turned back 525 of 595 shots so far this year for an 88.2% save percentage.

Caleb Sauer has turned back 204 of 234 shots for an 87.2% save percentage. Look for Sauer to see more action in net after settling in since joining the RiverWolves in early January.

The Mustangs are expected to start Cole Walter in net this weekend. Walter is a native of Rochester, MN, and has a 93.5% save percentage.

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The RiverWolves are home again next Friday for a matchup vs the Oregon Tradesmen.  It will also be the RiverWolves camo beanie giveaway presented by Fleet Farm. Game time is set for 7:10 pm.  Reserve your seat online at riverwolveshockey.com. ***Limited tickets available.***

(Wausau, WI)- Join the Wausau RiverWolves for a Central Division Showdown vs the Peoria Mustangs February 5th-7th. Doors open 30 minutes before puck drops. A reminder that ticket availability is limited. To guarantee a ticket you must purchase in advance of the game.

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Single Game Ticket Prices
$10 Adults
$8 Seniors (65+) and Military
$5 Students (5-18)
Under 5 is Free

***All seating is general

***Tickets are available online up to 2 hours before puck drop.***

Tickets are available online via riverwolveshockey.com or inside the main lobby of Marathon Park Ice Arena located at 1201 Stewart Ave Wausau, WI 54401 starting 30 minutes before puck drop based on availability. Masks and social distancing  required inside the facility.

(WAUSAU, WI)- RiverWolves hockey is heading to the Land of Lincoln for a two game series against the Mustangs this weekend. The games will be held at the Owens Center on the 20th and 21st, with game times of 7:15 and 6:45 respectively. This is the first matchup between the two teams, and the RiverWolves will look to gain some ground in conference against the current 2nd  place Mustangs. The RiverWolves are coming off a 1-1 split against the Milwaukee Power and are looking to gain some traction heading into Thanksgiving weekend.

What to Watch For

RiverWolves forward Max Beste netted two goals vs the Milwaukee Power including the game winner in the two minutes of play last Friday. Beste is currently second in team scoring with 3 goals and 1 assist this season.

The Peoria Mustangs are looking to gain ground on the Central Division leader Rochester Grizzlies. Reid Lune, of Edwards, IL, leads the Mustangs with 9 points in 8 games, having 3 goals and 6 assists for 1.13 points per game. The Mustangs Goalie, Cole Walter, from Rochester, MN, was also named the Central Division Star of the Week, for the week of November 10th. Walter has a 92.3% save percentage.

Between the Pipes

Joseph La Forge, native of Kenosha, and Gunnar Snyder, of La Crosse are expected to share time in the net for this two-game series.  La Forge has turned back 214 of 236 shots so far this year for a 90.7% save percentage. Snyder has played in 28 games and has a 14-7 record as a starter with 7 shutouts.

Peoria is expected to start Cole Walter in net this weekend. Walter is a native of Rochester, MN.

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The RiverWolves are heading home for a matchup with Central Division leading Rochester Grizzlies on Friday, November 27th, with a 7:10 start time.  Reserve your seat online at riverwolveshockey.com. ***Limited tickets available.***

(Wausau, WI)- Join the Wausau RiverWolves for a border battle vs the Peoria Mustangs October 30th and 31st! The puck drops at 7:10pm Friday and 3:10pm on Saturday. Doors open 30 minutes before puck drops. A reminder that availability is limited. To guarantee a ticket you must purchase in advance of the game.

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Single Game Ticket Prices
$10 Adults
$8 Seniors (65+) and Military
$5 Students (5-18)
Under 5 is Free

***All seating is general

***Tickets are available online up to 2 hours before puck drop.***

 

Tickets are available online via riverwolveshockey.com or inside the main lobby of Marathon Park Ice Arena located at 1201 Stewart Ave Wausau, WI 54401 starting 30 minutes before puck drop based on availability. Masks and social distancing  required inside the facility.

(WAUSAU, WI)- The RiverWolves host Central Division foe in the Peoria Mustangs in weekend series beginning Friday night at Marathon Park Ice Arena.   Heading into Friday night’s contest Wausau holds a 3-11-1 record, while Peoria has a  7-9-0-1 record this season.

What to Watch For

Wausau will be looking to stack their success from their series sweep of the Milwaukee Power last weekend.To date Wausau has a 2-1-1 record on the home ice.  RiverWolves forward Kasey Couture has come into his own as of late. Couture tallied just three points in the first eight games of the season, but has since contributed eight point in his last seven games.

The Mustangs are led by forward Austin Keil who has 24 total points  in his third season playing in the NA3HL. George Giese and Dillan Bentley have 15 and 14 points respectfully.

In the Crease

Tyler Klatt, native of Monticello, Minnesota is expected to start in net for the RiverWolves.  He currently holds a 2-8-1 record with a goals against average of 5.51.  His save percentage is at .891.

The Mustangs  are expected to have Normal, Illinois native Jaden Gardner start in net.  His record for the season is 4-4-0-1 and his save percentage is at .906.  His goals against average is at 2.42.

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Wausau will welcome the Coulee Region Chill and the Rochester Grizzles next Friday and Saturday for a pair of 7:30 puck drops at Marathon Park Ice Arena. Catch the action on hockeytv.  For tickets visit RiverWolvesHockey.com