Girls Soccer: Warriors shutout Storm

The Brainerd Warriors hosted the St. Cloud Tech Tigers.

Emma Balsley

Emma Balsley notched a goal and an assist to lead the Brainerd Warriors to a 4-0 Central Lakes Conference win over the St. Cloud Tech Tigers Thursday, Oct 7.

Balsley’s goal, which turned out to be the game-winner was assisted by Lexi McElfresh.

Avery LeMieur found the back of the net on an assist from Emma Sheflo. Gretchen Paysse added a goal on a penalty kick and Molly Hagelie finished the scoring with the assist going to Balsley.

Peyton LeMieur turned away the four shots she faced as the Warriors improved to 9-1 in conference play and 11-1-2 overall.


St. Cloud Tech 0 0 — 0
Brainerd 1 3 — 4

First half: B-Emma Balsley (Lexi McElfresh) 13:02;
Second half: B-Avery LeMieur (Emma Sheflo) 6:19; B-Gretchen Paysse PK 20:23; B-Molly Hagelie (Balsley) 39:23
Shots on goal: Brd 8, SCT 4
Goalkeepers: Brd-Peyton LeMieur (4 saves)
Conference: Brd 9-1. Overall: Brd 11-1-2. Next: Brainerd hosts Rogers 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9.
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