Badgers roll over Mavericks, 8-2

Pankowski's hat trick paces Wisconsin
Badgers roll over Mavericks, 8-2

Annie Pankowski had her first collegiate hat trick as the Wisconsin Badgers women’s hockey team defeated Minnesota State-Mankato 8-2 Thursday night at LaBahn Arena.

Blayre Turnbull added three assists and SydneyMcKibbon, Katy Josephs, Emily Clark, Karley Sylvester and Lauren Williams all scored one goal each.

Anne-Rene Desbiens made 12 saves to get the win in goal for the Badgers.

Wisconsin is now 8-2-1-0 in the WCHA and 10-2-1 overall.

Minnesota State is 0-8-1-0 in the WCHA and 0-10-1 overall.

The two teams wrap up their series Saturday afternoon at 3 pm at LaBahn Arena.