Penalties hurt Storm in 7-2 loss to Blades
Morris Benson Area was called for 11 penalties and Breckenridge/Wahpeton converted four power-play opportunities to defeat the Storm 7-2 Thursday at the Lee Community Center.
Cody Bronson scored four times for the Blades.
Brody Gimberlin put the Storm on the board in the first period with assists from Darion Helberg and Luke Schwarz.
Tanner Picht netted a goal in the third off assists from Schwarz and Corey Storck.
The Storm were outshot 36-20, only getting three shots on goal in the final period.
Breckenridge/W 2 2 3 -- 7
Morris Benson 1 0 1 -- 2
FIRST PERIOD - BW: Cody Bronson (Jake Richels) 6:48; BW: Jordan Olson (Austin Klug) 8:36; MBA: Brody Gimberlin (Darion Helberg, Luke Schwarz) 10:48
SECOND PERIOD - BW: Olson (Brandon Wixo, Eric Christensen) PP, :24; BW: Bronson (Christensen, Olson) PP, 13:23
THIRD PERIOD - BW: Bronson :08, PP; BW: Bronson (Christensen) PP, 8:00; BW: Brett Pietron (Austin Hagstrom) 9:33; MBA: Tanner Picht (Schwarz, Corey Storck) 13:21
PENALTIES - Breckenridge/ Wahpeton: 0-1-3 - 4; Morris Benson Area: 2-3-6 - 11
SHOTS ON GOAL - Breckenridge/ Wahpeton: 15-10-11 - 36; Morris Benson Area: 10-7-3 - 20
GOALIE SAVES - Breckenridge/Wahpeton: Michael Withuski 18; Morris Benson Area: Matt Huot 29