Brainerd Warrior Boys Hockey
Matt Fischer, Wyatt Andres and Nick Hastings shot in third-period goals to help the Brainerd Warriors to a 3-1 victory over the Alexandria Cardinals in a Central Lakes Conference game Monday at Essentia Health Sports Center. The Warriors have won six consecutive games and are ranked 10th in Class 2A. Mason Kruse added two assists for Brainerd. Goalie Colin Kleffman recorded 14 saves to help the Warriors cement their grip on first place in the conference. Alexandria’s Ben Doherty scored his team’s only goal in the first period. The Cardinals led until 11:40 of the third when Fischer tallied. Wyatt Andres scored at 14:23 and Hastings added an insurance marker at 15:17. Brainerd outshot the Cardinals 41-15.