Boys Hockey: Ellingson scores twice in Warrior win
SAUK RAPIDS — Jacob Ellingson scored two goals and Billy Desrocher assisted on two as the Brainerd Warriors defeated the Sauk Rapids Storm 5-3 in Thursday’s Central Lakes Conference game.
Also scoring goals for the Warriors were Isaac Johnson, Logan Rivard and Cole Smith.
Jared Rubado picked up the win in net rejecting 16 shots, while Brainerd outshot the Storm 36-19.
Sauk Rapids 1 2 0 — 3
Brainerd 2 2 1 — 5
First period: Brd-Jacob Ellingson (Billy Desrocher, Chris Pohlkamp) 5:39; Brd-Logan Rivard (Ellingson) 9:26; SR-Travis Kothenbeutel ppg 12:55
Second period: Brd-Ellingson (Rivard) 2:07; SR-Tyler Long (Joey Streeter) 12:18; Brd-Isaac Johnson (Alexander Mimmack) 14:28; SR-Kothenbeutel (Matthew Meyer) ppg 16:53
Third period: Brd-Cole Smith (Desrocher) ppg 5:06
Shots on goal: Brd 36, SR 19
Goalies: Brd-Jared Rubado (16 saves); SR-William Mortenson (31 saves).
Conference: Brd 4-2-0. Overall: Brd 7-4-0. Next: Brainerd at Monticello 3 p.m. Saturday.