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Area Boys Hockey: W-DC falls to North Stars

LONG PRAIRIE — Bridger Pettit and Jake Krause netted goals for Wadena-Deer Creek in the Wolverines 5-2 loss to the Prairie Centre North Stars during Friday’s Section 6-1A matchup.

Wesley Janson made 16 saves in net for the Wolverines, who outshot Prairie Centre 44-18, but were stymied by Stars’ goalie Clay Deters.

Prairie Centre 1 1 3 — 5

Wadena-Deer Creek 0 0 2 — 2

First period: PC-Cody Steward (Zack Pierskalla) ppg 9:37

Second period: PC-Preton Pung (Sam Ecker) 2:58

Third period: WDC-Bridger Pettit (Christian Berg) 8:21; PC-Ecker (Pung, Trent Berscheit) shg 5:04; WDC-Jake Krause (Michael Behl, Mike Paavola) ppg 4:41; PC-Adam Froseth (Pung, Ecker) 4:19; PC-Pierskalla (Steward, Taylor Larson) 1:26

Shots on goal: WDC 44, PC 18

Goalies: WDC-Wesley Janson (16 saves); PC-Clay Deters (39 saves)

Overall: WDC 12-11. Next: Wadena-Deer Creek hosts Red Lake Falls 2 p.m. Saturday.

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