Wadena-Deer Creek iceman settle for split
Gus Karkinen collected two goals and one assist in sparking Eveleth-Gilbert in a 6-0 victory Saturday over Wadena-Deer Creek.
Wesley Janson kicked out 38 shots for the Wolverines. The Wolverines put just eight shots on goal against Grant Kokal.
The Wolverines will host Breckenridge/Wahpeton Dec. 3 and will travel to Litchfield Dec. 5.
Eveleth-Gilbert 6, WDC 0
WDC 0 0 0 — 0
E-G 3 3 0 — 6
E-G: Sam Roberts (Luke Rozinka, Zach Skelton) 10:12
E-G: Gus Karkinen (unassisted) 15:17
E-G: Cole Kopp (Nikc Przybylski, Dan Rodriguez) 16:19
E-G: Skelton (unassisted) 15:02
E-G: Karkinen (Nick Moe, Mitchell Huffman) 16:04
E-G: Huffman (Roberts, Karkinen) 16:28 PP
Wesley Janson (WDC) 38; Grant Kokal (E-G) 8
WDC 7, Ely 2
Finnish exchange student Elias Lahti recorded a hat trick as the Wolverines opened their season with a victory over the Timberwolves.
Lahti was backed up by two goals from Dylan Phillips and Austin Sutherland.
Sutherland and Mike Behl both had a pair of assists in the victory.
Wadena-Deer Creek 7, Ely 2
WDC 3 2 2 — 7
Ely 0 2 0 - 2
WDC: Dylan Phillips (Drew Killian) 3:01
WDC: Austin Sutherland (Mike Behl) 6:30
WDC: Elias Lahti (Phillips) 10:54
WDC: Lahti (Thomas Brekke) 8:18
E: Nick Mattila (Andy Krukkala) 13:51
WDC: Lahti (Sutherland) 15:58
E: Bobby Shusta (Jon Wenzel, Preston Leustek) 16:36
WDC: Sutherland (Behl) :31
WDC: Phillips (Josh Daigneault, Sutherland) 14:21
Wesley Janson (WDC) 25; Lori Huseby (E) 46