Area Boys Hockey: Lightning buzz past Bulldogs
BREEZY POINT--Shane Donovan collected four points with a goal and three assists for the Northern Lakes Lightning in a 7-1 non-conference win over the Becker Bulldogs Thursday, Jan. 24.
BREEZY POINT-Shane Donovan collected four points with a goal and three assists for the Northern Lakes Lightning in a 7-1 non-conference win over the Becker Bulldogs Thursday, Jan. 24.
Kasey Couture had three points for the Lightning with two goals and an assist. Caiden Kjelstrom, Dylan Mesenbrink, Kyler Couture and Hunter Nybakken also scored for Northern Lakes.
Goalie Adler Hoaglund stopped 25 of the 26 shots he faced as Northern Lakes outshot Becker 38-26.
Becker 0 0 1-1
Northern Lakes 1 4 2-7
First period: NL-Dylan Mesenbrink (Kasey Couture, Josh Lelwica) 8:18
Second period: NL-Kasey Couture (Mesenbrink, Owen Miller) 1:42; NL-Kyler Couture (Shane Donovan, Erik Larsen) 11:12; NL-Caiden Kjelstrom (Jakob Ince) 12:55; NL-Donovan (Hunter Nubakke) 14:37
Third period: B-Luke Mehelich (Tyler Schmitt, Ethan Orgon) ppg 0:55; NL-Kasey Couture (Donovan) ppg 4:04; NL-Hunter Nybakken (Donovan, Larsen) ppg 15:30
Shots on goal: NL 38, B 26
Goalies: NL-Adler Hoagland (26 saves); B-Caden Weber (19 saves), Alec Anderson (13 saves)
Overall: NL 4-13-1. Next: Northern Lakes at Wadena-Deer Creek 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25.
Wadena-DC 5, Bagley 4 (OT)
BAGLEY-Finn Erholtz's overtime goal lifted Wadena-Deer Creek to a 5-4 win over Bagley Thursday, Jan 24.
Erholtz's goal came at the 4:06 mark and was assisted by Max Phillips, who tallied two goals and an assist.
Phillips first-period goal tied the game 1-1 and he tied the game at 2-2 in the second period.
John Oberg and Lleyton Pettit each scored in the third period that ended with the two teams tied at four.
Bagley 2 0 2 0-4
Wadena-DC 1 1 2 1-5
First period: B-Griffin Brovold (Jacy Benson, Alex Rolfson) 9:36; WDC-Max Phillips (Kade Woods, John Oberg) 11:06; B-Brovold (Trey Netland) 16:51
Second period: WDC-Phillips 4:07
Third period: WDC-Oberg (Wyatt Murray, Woods) 3:04; B-Benjamin Gerbraght (Brovold, Parker Sunderland) 11:05; WDC-Lleyton Pettit (Murray, Colby Schertler) 12:31; B-Jacy Benson (Alex Rolfson, Brovold) 14:11
Overtime: WDC-Finn Erholtz (Phillips) 4:06
Shots on goal: WDC 29, B 22
Goalies: WDC-Josh Dykhoff (18 saves); B-Brycen Olson (24 saves)
Conference: WDC 1-4-1. Overall: WDC 6-9-1. Next: WDC vs Northern Lakes 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25.
Monticello 4, Little Falls 2
LITTLE FALLS-Ethan Ballou and Gabe Hirsch netted goals for the Little Falls Flyers in a 4-2 non-conference loss to Monticello Thursday, Jan. 24.
Ballou scored the first goal of the game, but the next three went to Monticello.
Hirsch pulled Little Falls to 3-2 with a short-handed goal midway through the final period.
Dane Couture recorded 30 saves for the Flyers, who were outshot 34-15.
Monticello 1 2 1-4
Little Falls 1 0 1-2
First period: LF-Ethan Ballou (Marshall Anez) 8:55; M-Matt Miller 14:38
Second period: M-Nick Foldesi (Troy Dahlheimer) 2:46; M-Brian Cornelius (Dahlheimer, Foldesi) 12:16
Third period: LF-Gabe Hirsch (Nicholas Stevens) shg 7:24; M-Huntley Hinz (Dane Reimringer) 9:47
Shots on goal: LF 15, M 34
Goalies: LF-Dane Couture (30 saves); M-Nash Wilson (13 saves)
Overall: LF 10-8. Next: Little Falls at Sartell 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29.