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WarHawks get 6-3 win over LaCrosse

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Willmar 6, La Crosse 3

Kyle Wendorf scored a goal and had three assists and Riley Tigrett scored twice as the Willmar WarHawks defeated the La Crosse Freeze in a NA3HL game on Friday at the Willmar Civic Center.

Tigrett and Wendorf scored the game's first two goals. Max Oelkers, who assisted on Wendorf's tally, also scored a third-period goal.

Jordan Cooper and Danny Nugent also scored Willmar goals.

Jacob Anderson made 34 saves to get the win in net.

The WarHawks and Freeze play again at 7:10 p.m. today at the Civic Center.

La Crosse............. 1 1 1 — 3

Willmar............... 3 0 3 — 6

FIRST PERIOD — W: Riley Tigrett 0:59 ... W: Kyle Wendorf (Max Oelkers, Dylan Gast) 2:06 ... L: Blake Nelson 6:21 ... W: Jordan Cooper (Wendorf) 0:02 sh

SECOND PERIOD — L: Dylan Goggin (Connor Losen) 1:19

THIRD PERIOD — W: Oelkers (Wendorf) 7:28 ... W: Tigrett (Alec Skar) 9:28 ... W: Danny Nugent 10:36 ... L: Hunter Dolan (Donny Schultz) 16:16

GOALIE SAVES — L: Will Graves 33 ... Willmar: Jacob Anderson 34