Area Boys Hockey: Flyers blank Lightning for sixth straight win
BREEZY POINT — The Little Falls Flyers made it six in a row, getting goals from six different players, in their 6-0 win over the Northern Lakes Lightning in Thursday’s non-conference game.
Mitch Gregory and Luke Majerle found the net for Little Falls in the opening period.
After a scoreless second, the Flyers put the game on ice with goals in the third from Alex Nelson, Ben Newman, Joey Hanowski and Austin Bjorge.
Hanowski played a role in all four third-period goals, collecting three assists.
The Flyers outshot the Lightning 59-14 with Mike Stumpf perfect in goal for Little Falls and Joey Bergquist making 53 saves for Northern Lakes.
Northern Lakes 0 0 0 — 0
Little Falls 2 0 4 — 6
First period: LF-Mitch Gregory (Auggie Maciej, Alex Nelson) 6:58, LF-Luke Majerle (Ben Newman) 15:31.
Second period: none
Third period: LF-Nelson (Joey Hanowski, Majerle) 3:15, LF-Newman (Hanowski) 3:37, LF-Hanowski (Spencer Fenske, Majerle) 11:34, LF-Austin Bjorge (Hanowski) sh 12:14.
Shots on goal: LF 59, NL 14
Goalies: LF-Mike Stumpf (14 saves); NL-Joey Bergquist (53 saves)
Overall: LF 9-6, NL 6-7-1. Next: Little Falls vs. St. Cloud Tech 7:15 p.m. Tuesday at National Hockey Center; Northern Lakes vs. St. Cloud Apollo at Municipal Athletic Complex 3:30 p.m. Saturday.
Detroit Lakes 3,
WADENA — Matt Spar scored one goal for the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines as they lost 3-1 to the Detroit Lakes Lakers in a Mid-Sate Conference game Thursday.
The Wolverines remained winless at 0-10.
Detroit Lakes 1 0 2 — 3
Wadena-Deer Creek 1 0 0 — 1
First period: WDC- Matt Spar 6:54, DL-Connor Collins (Taylor Magnuson) 16:47
Second period: no goals scored
Third period: DL-Collins (Kyle Herman) :58, DL-K. Herman (Michael Herman) 8:05
Shots on goal: WDC 15, DL 36
Goalies: WDC-Wesley Jansen (33 saves); DL-MacKenzie Steele (14 saves)
Conference: WDC 0-5 . Overall: 0-10 WDC . Next: hosts Greenway at 7 p.m. Friday.