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Wisconsin Sweeps Weekend Series With 6-4 Win Over Michigan

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MADISON (WKOW) -

The No. 20 Wisconsin men's hockey team ended the weekend with a series sweep over Michigan after a 6-4 win Saturday night at the Kohl Center.

The Badgers started the scoring eight seconds into the contest with a goal from Trent Frederic giving Wisconsin a 1-0 lead.

35 seconds later, Michigan tied the game with a score from James Sanchez.

Late in the first period, while trailing 2-1 Frederic light the lamp again with a short handed score at the 17:51 mark.

Back-and-fourth the game went, once tied 4-4 in the third period Peter Tischke scored what would be the game winner for Wisconsin at 11:03.

Aidan Cavallini and Jake Linhardt also scored in the win for Wisconsin.

With the win, the Badgers improved to (17-10-1) overall and (10-4-0) in Big Ten play.

Wisconsin travels to Minnesota for a series starting on Friday. 

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