The opening game of our home tournament was a rough one as Waukesha came out swinging and scored two goals in the first period. Pearse Schilling (assist Samantha Bandholz) was able to score the first period. However, Waukesha answered with two more goals in the second putting them up 4-1. In the third period, Samantha Bandholz scored a goal, but was answered by Waukesha again. The final score was 2-5 Waukesha.
However, the PeeWee C team was not ready to give up despite the loss in the first round. In the second game of the tournament against West Madison, the offense was firing on all cylinders. In the first period Dylan Helt and Pearse Schilling scored (Johnny Klabechek assist). In the second period Michael Canard (Cole Kubiak/Matthew Rawson assist), Matthew Rawson, and Cole Kubiak all scored with only one anwering goal from Madison putting us up 5-1 in the second period. In the final period Samantha Bandholz was able to find the open net and scored twice (assist Madeline Foss and Cole Kubiak). The game ended with a final score of 7-2 Washington Ice.
In the final game of the tournament, The Washington Ice PeeWee C team was up against Shaw, which is one of our division competitors. The first period was a defensive battle, as neither team was able to find an open shot. Heading into the second period, Samantha Bandholz was able to get by the defense and made the first goal of the game. Shaw continued to struggle offensively as the goalie Kody Lucas continued to successfully block every shot. In the third period, Matthew Rawson was able to make an excellent shot moving the PeeWee C team up to 2-0 a the final buzzer sounded. Kody Lucas blocked 20 out of 20 shots on goal for a shut out and for the third place win!!!