Boys Hockey: River Lakes surrenders lead late
River Lakes 2
River Lakes ended its regular-season schedule with a tough Central Lakes Conference loss to Alexandria, which scored twice in the final four minutes of the game to erase the Stars' lead.
Austin Athmann and Tanner Anderson scored first period goals to spot the Stars a two-goal lead.
The Stars open the 8AA playoffs against Northern Lakes at 7 p.m. Saturday in Paynesville.
R. Lakes (5-10, 13-12).2 0 0 -- 2
Alex. (8-6-2, 12-11-2)...0 1 2 -- 3
FIRST PERIOD - RL: Austin Athmann (Stefan Tomovic) 1:11 ... RL: Tanner Anderson (Mitch Feldhege, Tomovic) 10:50
SECOND PERIOD - A: Jack Wensman (Jordan Domine, Tom Schmidt) 16:03
THIRD PERIOD - A: Patrick Leary 13:02 ... A: Brock Wood 15:23
GOALIE SAVES - River Lakes: Chris Skluzacek 33 ... Alexandria: Erich Murphy 22