Marblehead freshman Elsa Wood leads her team with nine goals and 11 points so far this season. (Item File Photo)

Elsa Wood breaks out to pace Marblehead’s offensive attack

It's not easy for an underclassman to step into the starting lineup of a varsity program and make an impact right away. But you wouldn't know that by watching Marblehead's Elsa Wood play.

Only a freshman, Wood has burst onto the scene in a competitive and talented Northeastern Hockey League this season. The forward is currently one of the top scorers on the North Shore with nine goals, and her 11 points puts her at the top of the list on her own team.

"Elsa has been a standout player so far this year and she's really come into her own," said Marblehead coach Brittany Smith. "She's an amazing player, but even a better person. She's always looking for ways to impro…

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