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Area Boys Hockey: Newman, Flyers skate to 6-1 win

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LITTLE FALLS — Ben Newman turned in a second period hat trick and Mark Anez assisted on four goals to lead the Little Falls Flyers past the Northern Lakes Lightning 6-1 in Thursday’s non-conference game.


Spencer Fenske added a pair of goals for the 10-2 Flyers, who also got a goal from Thomas Miller.

Kyler Narveson scored the only goal for Northern Lakes on a power play at the start of the second period.

The Flyers held a 38-15 shots-on-goal advantage with Michael Stumpf making 14 saves for the Flyers and Mitch Stangel turning aside 32 for the Lightning.

Northern Lakes 0 1 0 — 1

Little Falls 2 3 1 — 6

First period: LF-Spencer Fenske (Mark Anez) 3:32; LF-Thomas Miller 4:42

Second period: NL-Kyle Narveson (Nick Blanchette, Derek French) ppg 1:30; LF-Ben Newman (Austin Bjorge, Anez) 3:00; LF-Newman (August Maciej, Anez) 6:04; LF-Newman (Anez) shg 9:30

Third period: LF-Spencer Fenske 15:31

Shots on goal: LF 38, NL 15

Goalies: LF-Michael Stumpf (14 saves); NL-Mitch Stangel (32 saves).

Overall: LF 10-2-0, NL 4-6-0. Next: Little Falls at Sauk Rapids 7:15 p.m. Tuesday; Northern Lakes hosts St. Cloud Apollo at Breezy Point 7 p.m. Tuesday.