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New Richmond boys hockey stuns Somerset, 8-1

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The rivalry between the New Richmond and Somerset boys hockey teams seems to always produce a close, exciting game.

That was the case for two periods on Thursday night. New Richmond led 2-0 heading into the third period. The Tigers then erupted for six goals in the third period, burying the Spartans 8-1.

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New Richmond got a big boost when the third line produced the first goal of the game, with Cole Hansen scoring with 5:57 left in the first period.

Jeremy Leavens scored early in the second period to raise the Tigers' lead to 2-0.

Tanner Wisemiller started the Tiger onslaught in the third period. Nick Lubow, Maxx Wisemiller, Leavens, Tanner Wisemiller and Leavens scored later in the period.

Aaron Moore scored Somerset's only goal.

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Dave Newman
Dave Newman has been the sports editor at the New Richmond News since 1988. He has covered the action in the Middle Border Conference, Dunn-St. Croix Conference and Big Rivers Conference for nearly 30 years.
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