Mt. Juliet-Wilson Central center Tanner Walsh and forward Austin Smpson take a faceoff against Independence-Summit in a 5-2 loss last week. Cade Crosslin and Brady Kolff scored with Austin Simpson picking up an assist for the Bears-Wildcats.
MJ-Central was coming off a 3-3 tie last Wednesday in a game the Golden Bears-Wildcats led until the final period. Simpson scored in the first period of his first game back after missing time due to injuries. Jack Simonson [on a power play] and Simpson scored the other goals with Simonson, Austin Work, Walsh, Isaac Thompson, Eddie Hunsberger and Jordan Rogers.
Mt. Juliet-Central is off for the holidays. The Bears-Wildcats will return to the ice Jan. 10 for an 8:25 p.m. match against Franklin-Oakland.