by Adam Bouton
GLADWIN — Chantz Graham scored four goals Wednesday and Nouvel Catholic Central scored four unanswered goals in the second period to cruise to an 8-3 victory over Mid-Michigan Storm.
Graham scored in each period and finished with four goals and one assist for the Panthers. Nouvel teammate Josh Koepplinger also contributed one goal and five assists for six points.
The two teams were tied 1-1 after one period, but Nouvel outscored Mid-Michigan in the second period 4-0 and added three more goals in the third period for the victory.
Mike Albosta made 17 saves in net for the Panthers, which out-shot the Storm 32-20. Ryan Collins also had two goals and one assist and Nate Spencer scored the other goal for Nouvel.
Alec Gary tallied two goals and Zack Smith notched one goal to lead the Storm.