Amber Heidenreich had two goals and an assist to lead Wisconsin-Superior to a 6-2 victory over Northland in their WIAC women’s hockey playoff opener Monday at Wessman Arena in Superior.

Jenna Curtis added a goal and two assists for the fourth-seeded Yellowjackets (4-4), who scored four goals in the second period to seize control. UWS plays at top-seeded Eau Claire (6-1-1) at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the tournament semifinals.

Soleil Archambeault had 53 saves to lead Northland (0-9).

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