Area Boys Hockey: Lightning, Wolverines battle to 3-3 stalemate
BREEZY POINT--The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines and Northern Lakes Lightning battled to a 3-3 overtime time in a Mid-State Conference game Tuesday, Dec. 11.
BREEZY POINT-The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines and Northern Lakes Lightning battled to a 3-3 overtime time in a Mid-State Conference game Tuesday, Dec. 11.
Max Phillips netted two goals for WDC, the second tying the game 3-3 with 1:08 left in regulation. Justin Dykhoff accounted for the Wolverines' other goal.
Shane Donovan scored twice and assisted on a goal by Kasey Couture for Northern Lakes.
Goalie Sam LeMieur recorded 30 saves for the Lightning who outshot the Wolverines 51-33. Josh Dykhoff had 48 saves for WDC.
Northern Lakes 1 2 0 0-3
Wadena-DC 1 0 2 0-3
First period: WDC-Max Phillips (Lleyton Pettit, Colby Schertler) ppg 15:35; NL-Shane Donovan (Kasey Couture, Lucas Cartie) 11:28
Second period: NL-Phillips (Kasey Couture, Jake Ince) 10:09; NL-Kasey Couture (Phillips, Hunter Nybakken) 5:57
Third period: WDC-Justin Dykhoff (Wyatt Murray) 14:29; WDC-Phillips (Pettit, Murray) 1:08
Overtime: no score
Shots on goal: WDC 33, NL 51
Goalies: WDC-Josh Dykhoff (48 saves); NL-Sam LeMieur (30 saves)
Conference: NL 0-2-1, WDC 0-0-1. Overall: NL 0-4-1, WDC 3-3-1. Next: Northern Lakes at Princeton 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13; Park Rapids at Wadena-Deer Creek 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec 13.
Little Falls 6, Prairie Centre 4
LONG PRAIRIE-Josh Jennings recorded two goals and an assist for the Little Falls Flyers who defeated the Prairie Centre Blue Devils 6-4 in a game between Section 6-1A schools Tuesday, Dec. 11.
Also netting goals for the 4-2 Flyers were Lucas Rekstad, Robby Kuchinski-Helgeson, Nicholas Stevens and Ethan Ballou.
Little Falls outshot the Blue Devils 38-22 with Flyer goalie Dane Couture stopping 18 shots.
Prairie Centre 2 2 0-4
Little Falls 2 2 2-6
First period: LF-Josh Jennings (George Moore) 1:51; PC-Andrew Custer (Cody Wobeck) 4:39; PC-Brady Miller (Andrew Bick, Hunter Fletcher) 7:24; LF-Lucas Rekstad (Nicholas Stevens, Matt Filippi) 16:38
Second period: PC-Preston Sorenson (Cole Crosby, Eli Fletcher) 1:20, PC-Miller (H. Fletcher, Hudson Pung) 11:51; LF-Robby Kuchinski-Helgeson (Jennings) ppg 15:05; LF-Stevens (Joe Majerle, Gunnar Gustafson) 16:13
Third period: LF-Ethan Ballou (Devon Young, Nolan Bjorge) 4:05; LF-Jennings (Kuchinski-Helgeson, Majerle) 9:27
Shots on goal: LF 38, PC 22
Goalies: LF-Dane Couture (18 saves); PC-Isaiah DeFoe (32 saves)
Overall: LF 4-2. Next: Little Falls at St. Paul Johnson 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec 13.