AREA GIRLS HOCKEY: Carlson helps Lightning jolt Blue Devils
WADENA — Mandy Carlson scored two goals and had one assist for the Northern Lakes Lightning in a 7-2 victory as they handed the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek Blue Devils their sixth consecutive loss in a non-conference game Thursday.
Bailey Englund and Alex Palm each added two goals for the Lightning, followed by Megan Snyder who scored one.
Northern Lakes 2 2 3 — 7
LPGEWDC 1 1 0 — 2
First period: LPGEWDC- Katelyn Barthel (Hayli Toenyan, Kylee Damm) 14:57, NL-Bailey Englund (Mariah Reed, Courtney Kittock) 9:11, NL- Mandy Carlson (Kaylyn Eggena) 4:52.
Second period: LPGEWDC-Samantha Killian (Katelyn Barthel) 15:07, NL-Bailey Englund (Erika Monson) 12:13, NL-Alex Palm 6:29.
Third period: NL-Mandy Carlson (Stephanie DeGrote) 9:56, NL-Alex Palm (Mariah Reed) 9:45, NL-Megan Snyder (Kaylyn Eggena, Mandy Carlson) 3:34.
Shots on goal: NL 49, LPGEWDC 22
Goalies: NL- Madison Galligan (15 saves); LPGEWDC- Sarah Holm (47 saves)
Overall: NL 6-11-2, LPGEWDC 5-17. Next: Northern Lakes at Princeton 7:15 p.m. Saturday; LPGEWDC in Section 6-1A tournament Feb. 11.