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The visiting Northern Lakes Lightning girls’ hockey team skated past Detroit Lakes 6-1 in a Mid-State Conference matchup on Thursday, Jan. 24.


Northern Lakes, 11-9 overall, were scheduled to play Hibbing/Chisholm on Tuesday, Jan. 29, and then host Wadena-Deer Creek in a Mid-State Conference game on Thursday, Jan. 31.

Kaylyn Eggena scored twice and added an assist to lead Northern Lakes. Alex Palm added a goal and an assist for the Lightning as goaltender Kat Jensen had 25 saves.

Isabella Abear, Erika Monson, and Megan Snyder also scored goals for Northern Lakes.

Northern Lakes 1 5 0 — 6

Detroit Lakes 0 0 1 — 1

First period: NL-Kaylyn Eggena (Mariah Reed, Mikaela Florey) 3:01

Second period: NL-Alex Palm (Megan Snyder, Courtney Kittock) 3:52; NL-Isabella Abear (Eggena, Stephenie Degrotte) 7:35; NL-Erika Monson (Morgan Demars, Reed) 9:32; NL-Snyder (Palm) 10:55; NL-Kaylyn Eggena (Hannah Zimmerman, DeGrote) 14:56

Third period: DL-Emily Feebold (Hailey Sonstegard, Shandra Johnson) 2:33

Shots on goal: NL 30, DL 26

Goalies: NL-Kat Jensen (25 saves); DL-Veronica Badurek (24 saves)

Alexandria 4,

Lightning 2

Nicole Bartels scored twice to lead the Cardinals to a 4-2 non-conference win over Northern Lakes on Tuesday, Jan. 22, at Breezy Point Arena.

Kaylyn Eggena had a goal and one assist for the Lightning while teammates Bella Abear added a goal and Mariah Reed had an assist.

Alexandria enjoyed a 38-14 edge in shots on goal. Jensen turned aside 34 shots while winning netminder Bailey Serum stopped just 12 shots.

Alexandria 3 0 1 — 4

Northern Lakes 1 0 1 — 2

First period: A-Anna Carlsen (Becca Illies) 8:14, NL-Kaylyn Eggena (Mariah Reed) 8:42, A-Nicole Bartels 12:37, A-Shanee Herd (Shelby Iverson) 13:21

Third period: NL-Bella Abear (Eggena) 8:59, A-Bartels (Iverson) 9:27

Shots on goal: NL 12, A 38

Goalies: NL-Kat Jensen (34 saves); A-Bailey Serum (12 saves).