Storm girls win again
The Morris Benson Area girls' hockey team traveled north Thursday to Park Rapids, and then ventured south to Windom on Saturday, picking up two more wins in the process.
Morris Benson 3
Park Rapids 1
The Storm won 3-1 in Park Rapids Thursday night.
Park Rapids got on the board early in the first period.
Dani Schultz of the Storm tied it up with an unassisted goal a few minutes later.
Morris Benson Area took the lead when Sara Rajewsky scored off an assist from Katia Vantries.
The second period was scoreless for both teams.
In the third period, Kelly Mahoney scored with assists from Sam Falk and Schultz for the final 3-1 score.
Brooke Falk had 32 saves in the Storm's net.
The Park Rapids goalie stopped 37 shots.
Morris Benson 9
The Storm picked up a convincing 9-2 win over Windom Saturday on the road.
Sara Rajewsky earned a hat trick for the Storm.
Schultz scored twice in the first period to give the Storm a 2-0 lead after 17 minutes of play.
Her first score was unassisted while the Storm were short handed. The second goal was on an assist from Sam Falk.
In the second period, Sam Falk increased the Storm lead to 3-0 with a power-play goal on assists from Emily Rajewsky and Schultz.
While short handed, Windom scored to get on the board midway through the second period.
Windom started the third period with a goal to narrow the gap to 3-2.
The Storm's Sara Rajewsky scored two goals just one minute apart. The first was on assists from Emily Rajewsky and Abby Knutson, while the second was with assists from Emily and Vantries.
Vantries scored 12 seconds later with Sara Rajewsky assisting.
Sara Rajewsky's hat trick came a few minutes later on an assist from Sam Falk.
The Storm led 7-2 when Abby Knutson added another goal with Mahoney and Schultz being credited with the assists.
The final goal of the game came on a power-play advantage when Sam Falk scored off a Sara Rajewsky assist.
Brooke Falk had 20 saves for the Storm
The Storm kept the Windom goalie busy making 50 saves.