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Storm season ends with loss to Flyers
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Morris Benson Area fell to Little Falls 9-2 in the Section 6A play-off game Tuesday.

The Flyers showed how they had earned the No. 1 seed in the section, keeping pressure on the Storm with 54 shots on goal.


Storm goalie Matt Huot was tough in the net, stopping 45 of those shots.

Midway through the first, the score was tied after Tanner Picht scored on an assist from Kelly Engquist. By the end of the first, the Flyers were up 4-1.

The Storm's other goal came in the second period when Luke Schwarz netted one off of Andrew Rentz, but the Flyers added two for a 6-2 lead.

Little Falls put up two more goals in the final period, while holding the Storm scoreless.

Little Falls 9

Morris Benson Area 2

Morris Benson 1 2 0 -- 2

Little Falls 4 2 3 -- 9

FIRST PERIOD - LF: Austin Bjorge (Mark Anez, Michael Holthaus) 8:07; MBA: Tanner Picht (Kelly Engquist) 9:53; LF: Joey Hanowski (Luke Majerle) 12:41; LF: Alex Nelson (Mitch Gregory) 13:26; LF: Hanowski 15:12

SECOND PERIOD - LF: Alex Nelson 1:38; MBA: Luke Schwarz (Andrew Rentz) 6:43; LF: Hanowski PP 11:39

THIRD PERIOD - LF: Hanowski (Spencer Fenske) :24; LF: Hanowski 5:38; LF: Bjorge (Holthaus) 8:00

PENALTIES - Morris Benson Area: 0-1-0 - 1; Little Falls: 0-0-2 - 2

SHOTS ON GOAL - Morris Benson Area: 7-6-4 - 17; Little Falls: 22-19-13 - 54

GOALIE SAVES - Morris Benson Area: Matt Huot 45; Little Falls: Michael Stumpf 15