GIRLS HOCKEY: Flying Warriors skate past Icebreakers
ST. CLOUD - Sierra Hanowski scored two goals to lead the Brainerd/Little Falls Flying Warriors past the St. Cloud Icebreakers 5-2 in Central Lakes Conference play Thursday.
The Flying Warriors are 4-0-1 in their last five games.
Hanowski and Lizzy Desrocher each added two assists for the Flying Warriors while Desrocher, Sarah Sorenson, and Hailey Joyce each put a puck in the net.
"It was a solid effort, we played exceptionally well in the third period," said Flying Warriors coach Rod Peltoma. "Defensively, we shut them down in the third and that was the difference.
Brainerd/Little Falls 1 1 3-5
St. Cloud Icebreakers 1 1 0-2
First period: BLF-Sarah Sorenson (Lizzy Desrocher, Sierra Hanowski) 14:48, SC-Katie Haus (Tatum Peterson) 15:44
Second period: BLF-Sierra Hanowski (Lizzy Desrocher) PPG 14:21, SC-Ashley Steffen (Maggie Kippley, Julia Stiegel) 16:22
Third period: BLF-Lizzy Desrocher (Sierra Hanowski) SHG 7:44, BLF-Hailey Joyce (Emily Stark) 13:29, BLF-Sierra Hanowski ENG 16:05
Shots on goal: BLF 27, SC 22
Goalies: BLF-Kierra Howard 20, SC-Jenna Traut 22
Conference: BLF 2-0-1. Overall: BLF 6-1-1-1. Next: Bemidji vs. Brainerd/Little Falls at Brainerd 2 p.m. Saturday.