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Laker girls’ hockey falls to Stars

The River Lakes girls’ hockey team controlled the puck for the majority of the game to win 5-1 over the visiting Detroit Lakes Lakers Friday.

The Stars (9-3-0) outshot the Lakers (3-5-2) by a hefty 50-9 margin, while scoring three in the first period and two in the second.

DL goalie Veronica Badurek was busy with 45 saves, with the Lakers’ lone goal coming on a short-handed series, unassisted, by Hannah Rhodes in the third period.

The Stars had five different scorers, including Elle Anderson, Jocelyn Kooiman, Alyssa Meed, Shaye Ruter-Cogelow and Shelby Teal.

The Lakers will be back in action Friday, Jan. 3, when they host Northern Lakes starting at 7:15 p.m.                 

Detroit Lakes at River Lakes in Rocori, Friday, Dec. 20

Lakers       0 0 1 – 1

Stars         3 2 0 – 5

1st Period -- Scoring: RVRLAK - Kooiman Goal (even strength) (Teal) 7:11; RVRLAK - Teal Goal (even strength) (Stanger, Kooiman) 7:42; RVRLAK - Ruter-Cogelow Goal (even strength) 12:36. Penalties: Ruter-Cogelow, RVRLAK (Interference, Minor, 2 min) 8:21. Goalie Changes: None

2nd Period -- Scoring: RVRLAK - Meed Goal (even strength) (Anderson, Mooney) 1:30; RVRLAK - Anderson Goal (even strength) (Meed, Mooney) 2:13. Penalties: Seebold, DL (Slashing, Minor, 2 min) 6:49; Klatt, RVRLAK (Interference, Minor, 2 min) 8:36. Goalie Changes: None

3rd Period -- Scoring: DL - Rhodes Goal (short handed) 15:00. Penalties: Seebold, DL (High-Sticking, Minor, 2 min) 2:07; Fritz, DL (Interference, Minor, 2 min) 2:50; Ruter-Cogelow, RVRLAK (Hooking, Minor, 2 min) 7:42; Larsen, DL (Slashing, Minor, 2 min) 14:32; Wenger, DL (Head Contact, Major, 5 min) 16:40. Goalie Changes: None

Shots on goal – DL 2 3 4 – 9…RL 20 15 15 – 50

Saves – DL (Veronica Badurek) 45…RL (Ellary Sweep) 8

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