Marquette, MI – February 8, 2024 – The Lake View Arena witnessed an intense clash as the Marquette High School Hockey Team took on the Calumet Copper Kings on their home turf. Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 & 99.9 brought fans the live action, with announcers Joe Gaffney and Larry Carey providing the play-by-play coverage from the stadium.
First Period: The game started with both teams displaying some disorganized play, with the puck going back and forth. Despite a sloppy start, Marquette found their rhythm towards the end of the period. Nash Reepy showcased his skill with a crucial goal, putting the Marquette High School Hockey Team in the lead 1-0.
SCORE: Marquette 1 – 0 Calumet
Second Period: Calumet tightened their defenses at the beginning of the second period, but Nash Reepy continued to shine, securing a line goal with a rebound and adding another point to the Marquette High School Hockey Team’s tally, making it 2-0. Marquette capitalized on a power play to extend their lead to 3-0. The team demonstrated impressive teamwork, keeping the pressure on Calumet. With just 5 minutes remaining in the period, Nash Reepy again found the net with a top-shelf goal, bringing the score to 4-0.
SCORE: Marquette 4 – 0 Calumet
Third Period: Calumet showed resilience in the third period, displaying the Copper King fight, but it wasn’t enough to halt the Marquette High School Hockey Team’s momentum. Marquette netted two more goals, securing a clean sweep on the ice. The final score stood at an impressive 7-0 in favor of the Marquette High School Hockey Team.
FINAL SCORE: Marquette 7 – 0 Calumet
Be sure to join us next week on Tuesday for the matchup between the Marquette High School Hockey Team and the Hancock Bulldogs. The action will be live on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 & 99.9, so don’t miss out on the thrilling plays and competitive spirit of the Marquette High School Hockey Team!