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Area Girls Hockey: Lightning roll past DL Lakers

DETROIT LAKES—Sydney Tietz posted two goals and an assist for the Northern Lakes Lightning as they defeated the Detroit Lakes Lakers 6-2 Tuesday.

Eli Saxerud also scored two goals for the Lightning, while Caitlyn Gutzman and Chloe Deutsch each recorded one in the Mid-State Conference victory.

Detroit Lakes 0 1 1—2

Northern Lakes 0 3 3—6

Second period: NL-Caitlyn Gutzman (Alyssa Koslowski, Hayden Boelter) 0:41, NL-Eli Saxerud (Sydney Tietz, Ari LeMieur) 11:20, NL-Eli Saxerud (Savannah Abear) 14:27, DL-Madyson Melgard 14:51

Third period: NL-Chloe Deutsch (Chelsea Skluzacek) 3:20, NL-Sydney Tietz (Chelsea Skluzacek) PP 4:22, DL-Payton Carlblom (Kiley Pederson) 6:16, NL-Sydney Tietz (Chloe Deutsch) 12:24

Shots on goal: NL 39, DL 14

Goalies: NL-Maddi Wahoske (12 saves); DL-Leah Honer (33 saves)

Conference: NL 3-1. Overall: NL 6-7. Next: Northern Lakes hosts Eveleth-Gilbert 7 p.m. Thursday.