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Storm make first trip to Section Title game

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The Morris Benson Area girls advance to the Section 6A championship game by defeating Fergus Falls 6-1 Tuesday night.

It will be the first time in the history of the program that the Storm has appeared in the section title game.

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The Storm, seeded No. 2, will face No. 1 Alexandria Thursday in Willmar. The Cardinals knocked off Detroit Lakes 8-2 Tuesday in Alexandria.

Sara Rajewsky recorded a hat trick, Dani Schultz had two goals and two assists, and Sam Falk scored the final Storm goal.

Rajewsky netted a goal in the first period to get the Storm on the board. Just over four minutes later, Schultz gave the Storm a 2-0 advantage. Fergus Falls answered late in the period with the Otters' only goal of the game.

The second period was a repeat of the first, with Rajewsky then Schultz scoring, but this time the Storm held the Otters scoreless.

In the final period, Rajewsky's power-play goal off an assist from Schultz put the Storm up 5-1. Sam Falk added an insurance goal with an assist from Schultz to close the scoring.

Brooke Falk, tending the Storm's net, stopped 22 shots on goal.

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