MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Madison varsity ice hockey team remained undefeated with a 3-1 victory over Sparta Wednesday night at Mennen Arena.
First-period goals by Jack DeBoer and Michael Gleason gave the Dodgers (5-0) a 2-0 lead before Sparta (2-1-1) came back with a goal by Brandon Erickson before the end of the period. Charlie Cleaves and Aaron Willsea assisted on the two Madison goals. Erickson's goal was assisted by both Jeremy Dericks and Connor Erickson.
With two minutes left in the second period, Chris Rosica scored for Madison with an assist from Jake Nittolo to give the Dodgers a 3-1 lead.
The third period was scoreless, as Chris Rogers finished off the victory in goal for Madison with 12 total saves. Ryan Bartholomew of Sparta stopped 36 shots.