Area Girls Hockey: Lightning shade Detroit Lakes in OT
DETROIT LAKES—Ari LeMieur netted the winning goal for the Northern Lakes Lightning in a 4-3 overtime win over the Detroit Lakes Lakers Tuesday, Nov. 20.
LeMieur finished with two goals and an assist while Caitlyn Gutzman and Alyssa Koslowski also netted goals for Northern Lakes which improved to 3-1 overall, 2-0 in the Mid-State Conference.
Lightning goalie Kate Stephens stopped 30 of the 33 shots she faced as the Lightning have won three straight since a 3-2 loss to Willmar in their season opener Nov. 13.
Detroit Lakes 0 1 2 0—3
Northern Lakes 2 1 0 1—4
First period: NL-Ari LeMieur (Caitlyn Gutzman) 6:32; NL-Gutzman (Elli Saxerud, Hayden Boelter) 0:09
Second period: DL-Madyson Melgard (Karrigan Hallisey, Lily Burnside) ppg 14:13; NL-Alyssa Koslowski (LeMieur, Gutzman) 6:43
Third period: DL-Hallisey 7:52; DL-Burnside (Hallisey) 2:09
Overtime: NL-LeMieur 2:15
Shots on goal: NL 28, DL 33
Goalies: NL-Kate Stephens (30 saves); DL-Leah Honer (25 saves)
Conference: NL 2-0. Overall: NL 3Ari -1. Next: Prairie Centre vs Northern Lakes at Breezy Point 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov 27.
Marshall 6, Prairie Centre 4
SAUK CENTRE—After building a 3-1 lead, the Prairie Centre Blue Devils saw five of the next six goals go to Marshall in a 6-4 loss to the Tigers in a non-conference game Tuesday, Nov. 20.
Ally Ecker netted a pair of goals while Kaitlyn Cebulla and Shelby Otte each scored once for the Blue Devils. Ecker's second goal pulled Prairie Centre back to a brief 4-4 tie.
Marshall put the game away with a pair of late goals by Olivia Peterson and Sydney Mauch who finished with four goals and two assists.
Isabelle Hovel recorded 23 saves for the Blue Devils who held a 30-29 edge in shots on goal.
Marshall 0 3 3—6
Prairie Centre 2 1 1—4
First period: PC-Kaitlyn Cebulla (Ally Ecker) 5:12; PC-Shelby Otto (Kylee Hopp) ppg 14:42
Second period: M-Sydney Mauch 050; PC-Elly Ecker 1:18; M-Mauch 3:54; M-Mauch (Maddy Penske) 11:50
Third period: M-Kaitlyn Timm (Mauch) ppg 10:05; PC-Ecker shg 13:21; M-Olivia Peterson (Mauch) 14:43; M-Mauch eng 16:34
Shots on goal: PC 30, M 29
Goalies: PC-Isabelle Hovel (23 saves); M-Alexis Moat (26 saves)
Overall: PC 1-3. Next: Prairie Centre vs Northern Lakes at Breezy Point 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov 27.