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Lumberjacks shut out North Stars twice

Dan Determan / Echo Journal North Stars goalie Lucas Ehrlich follows the puck into the corner in the North Stars 4-0 loss to Granite City on Friday, Feb. 23.1 / 2
Dan Determan / Echo Journal Breezy Point defenseman Kieran Brosnan knocks the puck away from a Lumberjack skater on Friday, Feb. 23.2 / 2

In a home-and-home with the Granite City Lumberjacks, the Breezy Point North Stars had a case of deja vu as they fell 4-0 at home on Friday, Feb. 23, before losing by the same score on the road Saturday, Feb. 24.

The North Stars allowed one goal in each period of Friday's game before surrendering an empty-net goal with 28 seconds left to play in the game. They made the most of one penalty kill in the first period, but gave up a goal while down a man late in the third period.

Both teams recorded 31 shots on goal, and North Stars goalie Lucas Ehrlich recorded 27 saves in the game.

Breezy Point entered the second intermission down just 1-0, but allowed three goals in roughly three minutes in the third period.

Ehrlich recorded 38 saves in the game. The team as a whole recorded just 13 shots on goal.