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Wild climbs Norcal ladder

Tahoe Daily Tribune Staff Reports

Tribune staff reports

The High Sierra Wild swept their two-game roadtrip by soundly defeating the Stockton Colts 9-2 Saturday night in Stockton and the San Francisco Saber Cats 7-0 on Sunday morning in San Francisco.

The Wild’s defense led by Brandon Rader was outstanding allowing very few shots during the two-game sweep. Other defensive standouts for the Wild were Jon Betts, Angela Nelson and Austin Hoyt. Goalies Matt Scherer and Ty O’Neil each earned a victory.

Jimmy Thorngren, Devyn Hotho, Chris Rogusky and Jordan Devlin were top scorers for the weekend.

For the second straight week the Wild have moved up in the Norcal Peewee B standings, now holding the fourth spot in the nine-team league.

“The top four teams make the playoffs, so that is what the kids are eyeing,” said head coach Jim Hoyt.

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Teams from Southern California and Norcal division leaders Santa Rosa are the Wild’s next opponents during a tournament Dec. 26-30 in San Jose.

For more information on Norcal Youth Hockey, go to http://www.norcalyouthhockey.com.

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA JUNIOR HOCKEY ASSOCIATION

Standings Pee Wee B Division

W L T Pts

Santa Rosa 7 1 0 14

Berkeley 6 0 0 12

Oakland 4 1 1 9

High Sierra (Tahoe) 3 2 1 7

Cupertino 3 4 0 6

Tri Valley 2 3 1 5

Stockton 2 3 0 4

Vacaville 0 6 1 1

San Francisco 0 6 0 0