Area Boys Soccer: Flyers rally for a win

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MINNEWASKA — Alex Loukinen’s 35-yard free kick with 5:49 remaining broke a 1-1 tie and led the Little Falls Flyers to a 2-1 Granite Ridge Conference victory over Minnewaska Tuesday, Oct. 6.

Tauer Morrison tied the game at 1-1 with his goal five minutes after Minnewaska opened the scoring in the second half.

Little Falls beat Minnewaska 4-1 Sept. 17.

Ben Rekstad finished with thee saves to improve the Flyers’ record to 6-4.


Little Falls 0 2 -- 2
Minnewaska 0 1 -- 1

Second half: M-Ike Koenig 23:01; LF-Tauer Morison (Riley Perry) 17:18; LF-Alex Loukinen 5:49
Shots on goal: LF 2-2 -- 4, M 2-2 -- 4
Goalkeepers: LF-Ben Rekstad (3 saves); M-Sam Heated (2 saves)
Conference: LF 6-4. Overall: LF 6-4. Next: Little Falls in Granite Ridge Conference event Thursday, Oct. 8.

Lake Region 1, St. Francis 1

BAXTER — Trey Ogren’s second-half goal tied the Tuesday, Oct. 6, Minnesota Association of Christian Schools contest between Lake Region Christian and St. Francis at 1-1 and that’s how it ended.

Damian Craig assisted on the Ogren goal.

Hornets’ keeper Josiah McGaffey collected six saves.


St. Francis 1 0 -- 1
Lake Region 0 1 -- 1

Second half: LR-Trey Ogren (Damian Craig)
Shots on goal: SF 7
Goalkeepers: LR-Josiah McGaffey (6 saves)
Overall: LR 7-2-3. Next: Lake Region Christian at Cambridge Christian in Willmar 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 12.
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