Area Boys Hockey: Flyers chalk up 12th straight victory
WADENA--Luke Sowada and Remington Retka each netted a pair of goals for the Little Falls Flyers who made it 12 wins in a row with a 7-1 victory over the Wadena-Deer creek Wolverines in a Section 6-1A game Tuesday.
WADENA-Luke Sowada and Remington Retka each netted a pair of goals for the Little Falls Flyers who made it 12 wins in a row with a 7-1 victory over the Wadena-Deer creek Wolverines in a Section 6-1A game Tuesday.
Also scoring goals for the Flyers were Thomas Miller, Landon Bjorge and Braden Backowski.
Max Phillips opened the scoring with the lone goal for W-DC.
The Flyers outshot the Wolverines 43-11. Goalie Justin Pekula recorded 11 saves for Little Falls and Reid Miller had 36 for W-DC.
Wadena-DC 1 0 0 - 1
Little Falls 1 4 2 - 7
First period: WDC-Max Phillips (Austin Sutherland) 3:41; LF-Thomas Miller (Luke Sowada) 5:02
Second period: LF-Remington Retka (Landon Bjorge, Alec Stark) 4:29; LF-Bjorge (Riley Scanlon, Retka) 5:06; LF-Braden Backowski (Bryce DeDomines) 12:03; LF-Sowada (Mario Filippi, Miller) 14:44
Third period: LF-Retka (Scanlon) 1:25; LF-Sowada (Miller, Mack Anez) eng 16:26
Shots on goal: LF 43, WDC 11
Goalies: LF-Justin Pekula (10 saves); WDC-Reid Miller (36 saves)
Overall: LF 13-2, WDC 8-6. Next: Little Falls vs. St. Cloud Tech at St. Cloud State 7:15 p.m. Thursday; Prairie Centre at Wadena-Deer Creek 7 p.m. Thursday.
Sartell 7, Northern Lakes 1
BREEZY POINT-Maverick Engstrom scored the only goal for the Northern Lakes Lightning who were defeated 7-1 by the Sartell Sabres in a non-conference game Tuesday.
Luke LeMieur and Josh Maucieri assisted on the score.
Sartell outshot Northern Lakes 51-9 with Lightning goal Jaeger Reed registering 44 saves.
Sartell 3 1 3 - 7
Northern Lakes 0 1 0 - 1
First period: S-Colin Johnson 14:59; S-Spencer Meier 10:57; S-Dillion Blommer (Jared Freeman) 0:18
Second period: S-Matthew Moran 6:24; NL-Maverick Engstrom (Luke LeMieur, Josh Maucieri) ppg 0:29
Third period: S-Logan Brookins (Meier) ppg 16:26; S-Jordan Roller (William McCabe, Trevor Dummer) 16:01; S-Coli Johnson (Moran, Roller) ppg 12:35
Shots on goal: NL 9, S 51
Goalies: NL-Jaeger Reed (44 saves); S-Matthew Partch (8 saves)
Overall: NL 6-7-2. Next: Northern Lakes vs. Park Rapids at Walker 7:30 p.m. Thursday.