Area Girls Hockey: Lightning capture seventh place
BLAINE — Second-period goals by Sam Gutzman and Maria Reed lifted the Northern Lakes Lightning to a 2-1 win over the Sun Prairie Co-Op Cougars in the seventh-place game of the Schwan Cup Red Tournament on Wednesday.
Madison Galligan stopped 22 shots for the Lightning.
Sun Prairie 1 0 0 — 1
Northern Lakes 0 2 0 — 2
First Period: SP-Cassie Smith (Mackenzie Birkrem) 16:57.
Second Period: NL-Sam Gutzman 0:39; NL-Mariah Reed (Isabella Abear) 11:41.
Third Period: No Scoring
Shots on goal: NL 35, SPC 22
Goalies: NL-Madison Galligan (22 saves); SP-Sarah Fuerstenberg (18 saves), Dani Deltgen (15 saves)
Overall: NL 6-9-0. Next: Northern Lakes at Detroit Lakes 7:30 p.m. Friday.