Jack Watkins had a hat trick, while Colin Bennie (2 goals, 2 assists) and Marc Happy (goal, 3 assists) each totaled four points as the Mountaineers (1-0) scored the final four goals to cruise past the Panthers (0-1) in the first round of the Boro's Cup. Defending champion Wachusett will face the Westboro/Algonquin winner in the tournament final at 8:30 p.m. Saturday back at Northstar. Jake Chiasson scored twice for Marlboro, while Ben Wickleman made 32 saves.
Wachusett 6, Marlborough 3
Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, at Marlborough
Updated: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, 9:11 a.m.