Picht scores 4 in Storm's 4th-straight win
Morris/Benson Area 7, Windom 4
Tanner Picht scored four goals and assisted on another to lead Morris Benson Area to a 7-4 victory over Windom on Saturday in Benson.
Brody Gimberlin, Mac Beyer, and Jordan Staples all scored goals and had two assists.
The Storm took a 2-0 lead after one period and increased their advantage to 4-1 after two.
Windom threatened in the third period, getting within one goal, but Picht and Beyer quickly answered to keep a two-point lead.
In the final minute, Staples added a short-handed, empty-net goal from the far side of the rink.
Goalie Kyle Kennedy made 15 saves for the Storm.
Windom 0 1 3 - 4
Morrris Benson 2 2 3 - 7
First period: MBA: Brody Gimberlin (Tanner Picht, Jordan Staples) 5:25; MBA: Picht (Staples, Mac Beyer) 13:36
Second period: W: Devin Nielsen 5:00; MBA: Picht (Beyer, Gimberlin) 12:39; MBA: Picht 16:51
Third period: W: Nielsen (Mitchell Macek, Dylan Pigman) 3:27; W: Nielsen 6:08; MBA: Picht (Gimberlin) 6:32; W: Stuart Schumacher (Pigman) 9:36; MBA: Beyer (Gimberlin) 8:53; MBA: Staples (Darion Helberg) 16:32 SH, EN
Penalties: Morris Benson: 0-1-2 - 3; Windom: 2-1-1 - 4
Goalie saves - Windom: Tyler McGowan 34; Morris Benson Area: Kyle Kennedy 15