Girls Soccer: Warriors beat Moorhead 5-2

Brainerd hosts Moorhead in girls soccer Tuesday, Aug. 31

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Gabby Eckman scored the go-ahead goal for the Brainerd Warriors in their 5-2 victory over the Moorhead Spuds Tuesday, Aug. 31, at Brainerd High School.

Lexi McElfresh assisted on that goal and added another assist for the Warriors, who scored four unanswered goals in the second half. Five different Warriors scored in the night

Avery LeMieur added a first-half goal for the Warriors to get them started in the score column.

Emma Shelfo, Paige Yeager and Emma Balsley all added second-half goals. The Warriors outshot Moorhead 21-6 with Peyton LeMieur notching five saves.


Moorhead 1 1 — 2
Brainerd 1 4 — 5

First half: Brd-Avery LeMieur (Emma Tautges) 0:00, M-goal 32:14
Second half: M-own goal 7:09, Brd-Emma Sheflo 12:56, Brd- Gabby Eckman (Lexi McElfresh) 20:02, Brd- Paige Yeager (McElfresh) 32:53, Brd-Emma Balsley 38:47
Shots on goal: Brd 21, M 6
Goalkeepers: Brd- Peyton LeMieur (5 saves); M- (16 saves)
Overall: Brd 1-0. Next: Brainerd hosts St. Cloud Apollo 7 p.m.

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