Alyssa Kosloski and Caitlyn Gutzman netted goals for the Northern Lakes Lightning in a 3-2 loss to the Crookston Pirates Saturday, Jan. 11.

Goalie Kate Stephens recorded 27 saves for the Lightning, who were outshot 30-28.



Crookston 1 2 0 -- 3

Northern Lakes 0 1 1 -- 2



First period: C-Grace Fischer (Catherine Tiedemann, Aleah Bienek) 14:15

Second period: C-Nora Peterson (Raina Satrom) 8:12; NL-Alyssa Kosloski (Rose Aldridge shg 13:00; C-Raine Satrom (Peterson) shg 16:07

Third period: NL-Caitlyn Gutzman (Emily Brunkhorst) 12:50

Shots on goal: NL 28, C 30

Goalies: NL-Kate Stephens (27 saves); C-Grace Koshney (26 saves)

Overall: NL 8-11.



Lightning 3, Lakers 2

Savannah Abear, Hayden Boelter and Emily Brunkhorst netted goals for the Northern Lakes Lightning in a 3-2 Mid-State Conference win over the Detroit Lakes Lakers Thursday, Jan. 9.

Ella Peterson and Gutzman each finished with a pair of assists.

Northern Lakes outshot Lakers 36-15, with Stephens recording 13 saves.



Detroit Lakes 1 1 0 -- 2

Northern Lakes 2 1 0 -- 3



First period: DL-Madyson Megard 4:45; NL-Savannah Abear (Ella Peterson) 6:33; NL-Hayden Boelter (Peterson, Caitlyn Gutzman) 11:53

Second period: DL-Emma Coley (Melgard, Payton Schiltz) 10:04; NL-Emily Brunkhorst (Gutzman) 14:07

Shots on goal: NL 36, DL 15

Goalies: NL-Kate Stephens (13 saves); DL-Leah Honer (33 saves)

Overall: NL 8-10.



Willmar 7, Lightning 3

Northern Lakes Lightning outshot Willmar 33-18, but the Section 6-1A leading Cardinals found the net more often in a 7-3 victory Tuesday, Jan. 7.

Northern Lakes led 3-2 at the end of the first period on goals from Rose Aldridge, Peterson and Kosloski.

Willmar goalie Bryton Carlson shut the door on the Lightning 21 times over the final two periods.

Willmar beat Northern Lakes by the same 7-3 score Nov. 12.



Willmar 2 1 4 -- 7

Northern Lakes 3 0 0 -- 3



First period: W-Madison Garberding (Nina Dawson) 2:15; NL-Rose Aldridge (Riley Fogarty) 2:27; W-Garberding (Dawson, Kessa Mara) 4:12; NL-Ella Peterson 9:09; NL-Alyssa Kosloski 12:19

Second period: W-Mya Monson (Bailey Olson) 7:47

Third period: W-Monson (Garberding, Dawson) 2:40; W-Olson (Tanna Christensen) 3:30; W-Olson shg 7:43; W-Garberding (Dawson, Mara) 11:39

Shots on goal: NL 33, W 18

Goalies: NL-Kate Stephens (11 saves); W-Bryton Carlson (30 saves)