Wolverines edge Bears in boys’ hockey play

MOUNT FOREST – The Wellington Heights Wolverines nipped the Orangeville Bears 5-4 in District 4/10 high school boys’ hockey play Thursday at the Mount Forest and District Sports Complex.

Trae Verbeek led the Wolverines with two goals and an assist while Will Lewis and Ethan Andrews each had a goal and an assist and Mike Rice scored the other goal.

Cole Teeple fired home two of the goals for Orangeville while Tristan Brindley and Thomas Viveiros added single goals. Ben Sawyer and Josh Presley each had two assists.

The result leaves Wellington Heights at 3-1-0-0 and tied for second with the Norwell Varsity Reds (3-0-0-0) and Ross Royals (3-1-0-0) while Orangeville is fifth at 2-2-0-1.


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