Freshman forward Linus Weissbach scored two goals in his debut for the No. 11/12 Wisconsin Badger men’s hockey team, helping UW win the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game against Michigan Tech, 3-2, at the Kohl Center on Sunday.
The Badgers (1-0-0) improved to 5-1-0 in the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game. They outshot Michigan Tech (0-1-0), 27-22.
Junior forward Will Johnson opened the scoring 5:51 into the first period, scoring on the rebound of junior Seamus Malone’s wraparound attempt.
Five minutes later, Weissbach tallied his first goal as a Badger after MTU’s Jake Jackson was called for slashing. The Gothenburg, Sweden, native collected a blocked shot and set it over Patrick Munson’s right shoulder to give the Badgers a 2-0 lead. [Read more…]