The varsity hockey team bowed out of regionals with a loss to Mt. Pleasant on Wednesday. The Vikings controlled most of the game, out-shooting the Oilers 17-4 in the first period. Unfortunately, the Vikings couldn’t find the back of the net, losing 4-1.
Mt. Pleasant led 2-0 after the first period before Cadillac’s Allan Scheurer scored their lone goal of the game in the second period, assisted by Austin Pendrick. The Oilers scored two more despite being out-shot 34-21 on the night.
The loss ends the Vikings season. They graduate nine seniors: Alex Lietaert, Hayden Watkins, Austin Pendrick, Brendan Phillips, Allan Scheurer, Brian Geiger, Derek Tonello, Brandon Eller, and Seth VanNewkirk.