Prep Hockey Roundup: Unbeaten Luverne shuts out Willmar
Tribune Staff Report
Norman and Jaxon Nelson scored first-period goals, and Norman iced the game 33 seconds into the third period with a goal on an assist from Jackson Frankenhoff. Gunnar Olson, who assisted on Norman’s first-period goal, scored himself on assists from Norman and Toby Sengvongxay on the power play at 8:08 of the third.
Willmar goalie Nick Revier made 22 saves.
Luverne 4, Willmar 0
Willmar 0 0 0 — 0
Luverne 2 0 2 — 4
FIRST PERIOD — L: Logan Norman (Travis Frakes, Gunnar Olson) 5:29 … L: Jaxon Nelson (Erik Tofteland) 11:19.SECOND PERIOD — No scoring.THIRD PERIOD — L: Norman (Jackson Frankenhoff) 0:33 … L: Olson (Norman, Toby Sengvongxay) 8:08 ppGOALIE SAVES — W: Nick Revier 22 … L: Kendall Meyer 31Orono 5, Litchfield/DC 2Logan Kinsel broke a 1-1 tie with a second-period goal and Joey Luedtke scored twice and added an assist as Orono defeated the Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato boys hockey team on Saturday in Litchfield.Alec Sparboe gave LDC a 1-0 lead with a power play goal in the first period and Isak Haataja scored unassisted in the third period. LDC goalie Braeden Wahl made 44 saves.Orono 1 2 2 — 5LDC 1 0 1 — 2FIRST PERIOD — LDC: Alec Sparboe (Mason Merlic) 8:32 pp … O: Joey Luedtke (Sam Challgren) 9:56.SECOND PERIOD — O: Logan Kinsel (Tripp Renard, Chase Lee) 2:11 … O: Name not available 16:26.THIRD PERIOD — O: Luedtke (Jake Flemmer) 2:36 … LDC: Isak Haataja 3:45 … O: Challgren (Luedtke) 9:10 sh.GOALIE SAVES — Orono: Jonathon Flakne 25 … LDC: Braeden Wahl 44Morris/Benson Area 5, Windom 2The Morris/Benson Area boys hockey team got goals from Nate Vipond, Ethan Stahman, Matt Hoffman, Bo Olson and Lincoln Pahl to put away Windom on Saturday.Vipond opened the game with an unassisted goal, and the Storm led 4-0 before giving up two power play goals in 90-second span of the third period. Pahl ended any suspense with a power play goal at 9:24 of the third.MBA 2 2 1 — 5Windom 0 0 2 — 2FIRST PERIOD — MBA: Nate Vipond 9:16 … MBA: Ethan Stahman (Kevin Meixel, Taylor Staples) 15:59SECOND PERIOD — MBA: Matt Hoffman (Taner Gimberlin) 7:38 … MBA: Bo Olson (Corey Storck, Chad Schwarz) 15:07THIRD PERIOD — W: Ryley Espenson (Jack Mellstrom) 2:01 pp … W: Mitchell Macek (Devin Nielsen, Mellstrom) 3:28 pp … MBA: Lincoln Pahl (Matt Hoffman) 9:24 ppGOALIE SAVES — MBA: Tony Bruns statistics not available … W: Nate Monson statistics not availableFergus Falls 4,River Lakes 3The River Lakes boys hockey team scored twice in the third period to force a tie, but Fergus Falls’ Kyler Peterson scored with fewer than two minutes remaining in the game to lead the Otters to a 4-3 win Saturday at Koronis Civic Arena in Paynesville.River Lakes’ Eric Zimmer opened the scoring in the second period but Fergus Falls’ scored three straight goals to take a two-goal lead into the third.River Lakes’ Derek Boonstra scored unassisted one minute into the third period and Matthew Prozinski followed with the tying goal eight minutes later.River Lakes goalie Nicholas Skluzacek made 29 saves.Fergus Falls 0 3 1 — 4River Lakes 0 1 2 — 3FIRST PERIOD — No scoringSECOND PERIOD — RL: Eric Zimmer (Matthew Prozinski, Connor Beltz) 3:36 … FF: Sam Rausch (Jack Nathe, Ean Goos) 4:33 … FF: Rausch (Goos) 5:43 … FF: Tosten Mann 15:12THIRD PERIOD — RL: Derek Boonstra 1:00 … RL: Prozinski (Zimmer) 8:56 … FF: Kyler Peterson (Mann) 16:16GOALIE SAVES — FF: Andrew McFarland 28 … RL: Nicholas Skluzacek 29Girls HockeyWILLMAR — Annie Johnston staked the Willmar Cardinals to a quick 2-0 lead but the Bluejackets would come from behind to grab a 5-3 win at the Cardinal Arena on Saturday evening.The visitors tied it 2-2 on Jordan Ramey’s power play goal at 10:05 of second period but Willmar went up again, 3-2, on Riley Schneider’s power play shot 54 seconds later.The Class AA co-op of Cambridge-Isanti/Mora/Pine City scored twice before the period finished and then added an empty netter in the game’s last minute.Outshot 48-26 Willmar fell to 3-13-1 while the Jackets went to 4-14.Cambridge-Isanti 5, Willmar 3Cambridge-I/M/PC (4-14) 1 3 1 — 5Willmar (3-13-1) 2 1 0 — 3FIRST PERIOD – W: Annie Johnston 5:24 … W: Johnston 6:51, sh … C: Katie Carlson (Jordan Ramey) 8:43SECOND PERIOD – C: Ramey (Maria Carpenter) 10:05, pp … W: Riley Schneider (Shelby Schneider, Miranda Roelofs) 10:59 .. C: Ally Neibur (Carpenter, Katie Carlson) 13:09 … C: Kylie Guimont (Ramey) 14:34 ppTHIRD PERIOD – C: Kristen Eustice 15:14, empty netGOALIE SAVES – CIMPC: Abby Haug: 6-8-9-26 … Willmar: Johnika Wodash 21-11-11-43New Prague 2,Litchfield/DC 0Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato goalie Abby Roediger made 35 saves but Jordan Anderson scored a goal and assisted on Dani Kocina’s second-period goal in New Prague’s 2-0 win on Fridaynight.New Prague 0 1 1 — 2LDC 0 0 0 — 0FIRST PERIOD — No scoringSECOND PERIOD — NP: Jordan Anderson (Dani Wilmes) 9:16THIRD PERIOD — NP: Dani Kocina (Catie Skaja, Anderson) 16:59GOALIE SAVES — NP: Sydney Culshaw 25 … LDC: Abby Roediger 35Windom 4,Morris/Benson Area 2Nicole Berens scored two goals but it wasn’t enough as the Morris/Benson Area Storm fell to Windom 4-2 on Saturday in WindomBerens scored unassisted in the first period and she scored a third-period goal on an assist from Morgan DeHaan.MBA goalie Holli Christians made 19 saves.MBA 1 01 — 2Windom 2 2 0 — 4FIRST PERIOD — MBA: Nicole Berens 6:22 … W: Addison Beaty 9:58 … W: Alexis Jellema-Baerg (Anna Volk, Molly Boyum) 13:26SECOND PERIOD — W: Boyum (Elizabeth Schoenenberger, Arica Svoboda) 4:28 … W: Kaylee Janssen (Beaty, Abagail Turner) 15:36THIRD PERIOD — MBA: Berens (Morgan DeHaan) 2:43GOALIE SAVES — MBA: Holly Christians 19 … W: Emily Steen 40