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Katelyn Barthel came up with two goals and Sarah Najjar had a four-point game as the Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines cruised to an 8-2 victory Tuesday at Morris.


The Blue Devils broke a short two-game losing streak while improving their season record to 5-12.

Najjar had a goal and three assists. Brooke Umland chipped in with a pair of goals and Katelyn Peters had a goal and two assists.

Tuesday's win gave the Wolverines a regular-season sweep over the Storm, who fell to 2-12-1 after a sensational 21-4 season last year.


Morris-Benson 2

BD 2 2 4 - 8

MB 1 0 1 - 2

First Period

BD: Katelyn Barthel (unassisted)

BD: Sarah Najjar (unassisted)

MB: Kami Kalthoff (Morgan DeHann)

Second Period

BD: Katelyn Peters (Kylee Damm)

BD: Halley Maas (Najjar)

Third Period

BD: Brooke Umland (Zara Einerwold, Najjar)

BD: Barthel (Hayli Toenyan)

BD: Umland (Peters)

BD: Sam Killian (Peters, Maas)

MB: Holli Christians (Kayla Benson)


Angela Hanson (BD) 14; Shianne Wold (MB) 32

Detroit Lakes 9, LPGE/WDC 1

The trio of Ashley Friesen, Brianna Seebold and Emily Payne accounted for four goals Thursday as the Detroit Lakes Lakers skated to a convincing 9-1 victory over the young Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek Blue Devils.

Friesen came up with two goals while Payne and Seebold iced one goal each.

Payne recorded a playmaker for the Lakers while Friesen and Seebold combined for three assists.

Monica Hill iced two third period goals for the Lakers.

Sam Killian opened the second period scoring with a feed from Kylee Damm at the 9:42 mark. The goal cut DL's lead to 2-1 but it started a string of seven unaswered goals by Detroit Lakes.

Veronica Roy stopped 21 shots to earn the net victory. Angela Hanson kicked out 42 shots in the loss.

Detroit Lakes 9, LPGE/WDC 1

DL 2 3 4 - 9

WDC 0 1 0 - 1

First Period

DL: Ashley Friesen (Heidi Nelson) 13:38

DL: Emily Payne (Brianna Seebold, Callie Johnson) 1:48

Second Period

BD: Sam Killian (Kylee Damm) 9:32

DL: Sydney Haman (Seebold, Emily Payne) 3:35 PP

DL: Hailey Sonstegard (unassisted) 3:29

DL: Tarissa Wheeler (unassisted) 2:14

Third Period

DL: Friesen (Seebold, Payne) 16:26

DL: Seebold (Friesen, Payne) 14:56

DL: Molly Hill (Annikka Anderson, Wheeler) 10:25

DL: Hill (unassisted) 7:44

Brian Hansel
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