Area Girls Hockey: Boelter's OT goal lifts Lightning
BREEZY POINT--Hayden Boelter slammed in the winning goal in overtime as the Northern Lakes Lightning defeated the Detroit Lakes Lakers 6-5 Thursday, Jan. 3.
BREEZY POINT-Hayden Boelter slammed in the winning goal in overtime as the Northern Lakes Lightning defeated the Detroit Lakes Lakers 6-5 Thursday, Jan. 3.
Rose Aldridge added two goals for the Lightning while goalie Kate Stephens made 21 saves in the net.
Detroit Lakes 3 2 0 1-5
Northern Lakes 0 2 3-6
First period: NL-Alexa Holm (Elli Saxerud) 16:45, NL-Caitlyn Guzman (Saxerud, Ari LeMieur) 11:52, NL-Rose Aldridge (Riley Fogarty, LeMieur) 8:23
Second period: DL-Karrigan Hallisey (Madyson Melgard, Sydney Briniger) 14:56, NL-Savannah Abear (Fogarty) 10:43, NL-Aldridge (Hayden Boelter, Alyssa Koslowski) 0:55
Third period: DL-Lily Burnside 10:11, DL-Mikayla Engum (Ella Hess, Hadlee Justesen) 7:45, DL-Abagail King 5:21
Shots on goal: NL 37, DL 26
Goalies: NL-Kate Stephens (21 saves); DL- (31 saves)
Overall: NL 7-6-1. Next: Northern Lakes vs North Shore 3:00 pm Saturday, Jan. 5.
Prairie Centre 10, Morris-Benson 0
LONG PRAIRIE-Kylee Hopp recorded a first-period hat trick and finished with five goals and two assists leading the Prairie Centre Blue Devils to a 10-0 win over the Morris-Benson Storm in a non-conference matchup Thursday, Jan. 3.
Mackenzie Och was perfect in net stopping all 11 shots she faced.
Shelby Otte netted two goals, while Ally Ecker, Kayla Sayovitz and Anna Nedoroscik contributed lone goals for Prairie Center.
Morris-Benson 0 0
Prairie Centre 4 4
First period: PC-Kylee Hopp (Robyn Gierke, Anna Nedoroscik) 3:53; PC-Hopp (Reece Ritter 5:39; PC-Ally Ecker (Kayla Sayovitz, Megan Och) 13:15; PC-Hopp (Sayovitz) 14:01
Second period: PC-Shelby Otte (Hopp) 3:26; PC-Sayovitz (Ecker, Kaitlyn Cebulla) 10:35; PC-Hopp (Ritter) 13:48; PC-Hopp (Ecker, Otte) 14:44
Third period: PC-Otte (Hopp, Allie Lemke) 1:08; PC-Anna Nedoroscik (Savannah Lowe, Gierke) 9:49
Shots on goal: PC 30, MB 11
Goalies: PC-Mackenzie Och (11 saves); MB-Leah Thompson (20 saves)
Overall: PC 8-7. Next: Prairie Centre at Alexandria 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8.