Area Girls Hockey: Hanson, Blue Devils rally past Luverne
LUVERNE — After surrendering two early goals, Blue Devils goalie Angela Hanson shut down the Luverne Cardinals for the rest of the game and Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek rallied for a 5-2 non-conference victory Friday night.
Hanson finished with 34 saves with Luverne holding a 36-24 shots on goal advantage.
Scoring goals for LP-GE/WDC were Morgan Zeise, Brooke Umland, Ashlee Helseth, Halley Maas and Samantha Killian.
Luverne 2 0 0 — 2
LPGE/W-DC 1 3 1 — 5
First period: L-Makayla Sterrett 8:52; L-Sterrett (Carly Serie, Haileu Sommers) 12:35; LPGE-WDC-Morgan Zeise 12:49
Second period: LPGEWDC-Brooke Umland (Mackenzie Christianson) 2:13; LPGE-WDC-Ashlee Helseth (Katelyn Barthel) 6:40; LPGE-WDC-Halley Maas (Zara Einerwold) shg 10:55
Third period: LPGEWDC-Samantha Killian ppg 9:17
Shots on goal: LPGEWDC 24, L 36
Goalies: LPGEWDC-Angela Hanson (34 saves); L-Kennedy Gonnerman (19 saves)
Overall: LPGEWDC 5-10. Next: LPGEWDC at Marshall noon Saturday.
■ River Lakes 6,
LONG PRAIRIE — Zara Einerwold and Katelyn Barthel scored for Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek in a 6-2 loss to River Lakes Thursday in a game that was postponed Dec. 15 by inclement weather.
Einerwold was assisted by Sam Killian. Barthel was assisted by Abigail Ecker.
Angela Hanson made 38 saves for the Blue Devils.