BRAINERD — Paige Yeager scored the lone goal with less than two minutes left in the first half for the Brainerd Warriors as they defeated the Bemidji Lumberjacks 1-0 in the opening round of the 218 Tournament Friday, Sept. 30, at Adamson Field in Brainerd.
Gracelynn Dickinson kept a clean sheet in net as she stopped all 10 shots she faced.
The Warriors were able to even the season series at one after losing to the Lumberjacks 1-0 on Saturday, Sept. 24.
Brainerd will now face Duluth East in the second round of the 218 Tournament.
First half: Brd-Paige Yeager 38:26
Shots on goal: Brd 10, Bem 10
Goalkeepers: Brd-Gracelynn Dickinson (10 saves); Bem-Laura Bieborf (9 saves)
Overall: Brd 7-5-1. Next: Brainerd hosts Duluth East in the second round of the 218 Tournament Saturday, Oct. 1.
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