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Area Boys Hockey: Flyers split season-opening games

VIRGINIA--Gunnar Gustafson scored the only goal for the Little Falls Flyers in a 4-1 loss to the Virginia/Mountain Iron-Buhl Blue Devils Saturday, Nov. 24.

VIRGINIA-Gunnar Gustafson scored the only goal for the Little Falls Flyers in a 4-1 loss to the Virginia/Mountain Iron-Buhl Blue Devils Saturday, Nov. 24.

Robby Kuchinski-Helgeson had an assist for the Flyers in their second game of the season.

Little Falls 0 0 1-1

Virginia MIB 1 3 0-4

First period: V-Zach Kilen (Cade Moreland, Jack Zupetz) ppg 13:12.

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Second period: V-Brett Okland (Moreland, Zupetz) 9:14; V-Nathan Coldagelli (Caleb Bialke, Kilen) 10:56; V-Moreland (Zupetz, Tony Chesser) 15:20.

Third period: LF-Gunnar Gustafson (Robby Kuchinski-Helgeson) 1:26.

Shots on goal: LF 20, VMIB 21

Goalies: LF Dane Couture (17 saves); LF-Camden Kreibich (19 saves)

Overall: LF 1-1. Next: Alexandria at Little Falls 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28.

LF 6, International Falls 5

INTERNATIONAL FALLS-Josh Jennings and Robby Kuchinski-Helgeson each collected three assists as the Little Falls Flyers outscored the International Falls Broncos 6-5 in their season opener Friday, Nov. 23.

Nicholas Stevens supplied two goals for the Flyers who scored five times in the opening period but had to hang on for the win.

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Little Falls 5 1 0-6

International Falls 2 3 0-5

First period: LF-Joe Majerle (Matt Filippi) 4:42; LF-Filippi (Josh Jennings, Reece Hubbard) 7:19; LF-Nicholas Stevens (Robby Kuchinski-Helgeson, Devon Young) 9:53; LF-Stevens (Kuchinski-Helgeson, Lucas Rekstad) 10:30; IF-Kian Gonzales (Brady Wicklund) 10:52; IF-Jaxon Germain (Joe Glowack) ppg 12:54; LF-Gunnar Gustafson (Kuchinski-Helgeson, Jennings) ppg 15:04.

Second period: IF-Wicklund (Jaxon Germain, Gonzales) 7:24; IF-Simon Palm (Glowack) 11:14; IF-Wicklund (Jaxon Germain) 15:06; LF-Gabe Hirsch (Jennings) 16:25

Shots on goal: LF 33, IF 26

Goalies: LF-Dane Couture (21 saves); IF-Mitchell Nemec (27 saves)

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