River Lakes scored the first four goals en route to a 5-2 non-conference girls hockey victory over Detroit Lakes Friday, Jan. 24.
Aubree McDonagh and Aubrey Griffin each had first-period goals for the Stars and Brooke Lemke followed up with a tally midway through the second. Abby Bullard got the first of two third-period goals at the 7-minute, 6-second mark.
The Lakers got two third period goals two minutes apart from Haley Stattelman and Emma Coley. Coley assisted on Stattelman’s goal at 11:15 to earn a multi-point game.
DL’s Leah Honer made 47 saves. River Lakes goalie Hailey Kraemer stopped 14 of 16 shots from the Lakers.
The Stars improved to 12-9-1. Detroit Lakes dropped to 3-17. The Lakers host the two final home games of the regular season against Crookston Tuesday, Jan. 28 and East Grand Forks Thursday, Jan. 30.
River Lakes 5, Detroit Lakes 2
DL 0 0 2 — 2
RL 2 1 2 — 5
RL - Aubree McDonagh (unassisted), 5:00
RL - Aubrey Griffin (Olivia Haines), 9:02
RL - Brooke Lemke (Hannah Zimmer), 11:30
RL - Abby Bullard (Zimmer, Paige Blattner), 7:06
DL - Haley Stattelman (Emma Coley), 11:15
DL - Coley (unassisted), 13:04
RL - Bullard (Emma Stanley), 13:05