Area Boys Hockey: Flyers eliminate Storm from 5-1A playoffs

Little Falls hosted Sauk Rapids in Section 5-1A Quarterfinals.

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LITTLE FALLS — The top-seeded Little Falls Flyers advanced to the Section 5-1A Semifinals after defeating the No. 8 Sauk Rapids Storm 6-2 Wednesday, Feb. 23.

The Flyers led 3-0 after two periods before the Storm cut the lead to 3-2 midway through the third period.

The Flyers answered with a goal a few minutes later before scoring two empty-net goals in the final minute to secure the victory.

Little Falls will host No. 4 Monticello in the Section 5-1A Semifinals Saturday, Feb. 26.

Sauk Rapids 0 0 2 – 2

Little Falls 2 1 3 – 6

Overall: LF 21-4-1. Next: Little Falls hosts No. 4 Monticello in Section 5-1A Semifinals Saturday, Feb. 26.

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