Girls hockey: Detroit Lakes opens the season against Fergus Falls

The Detroit Lakes fell in its season opener against Fergus Falls last Thursday.

Detroit Lakes Girls Hockey
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DETROIT LAKES – The Detroit Lakes girls hockey team kicked off its season with a home game against Fergus Falls on Thursday night.

The Lakers (0-1-0) suffered a 14-0 loss to the Otters (1-0-0). Fergus Falls’ Maddie Hulter had a seven-point night with two goals and five assists. Tyra Skjeret had five goals and one assist. Ava Werner, Skye Norgren, Maddie Brimhall, Rachel DeBrito, Lydia Johnson, Ella Starzl, Isabel Kloster and Averie Tonnenson all had multi-point games.

Detroit Lakes will take on East Grand Forks and Hastings at the Kent Freeman Arena on Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m.

FERGUS FALLS 7 6 1 – 14


SCORING- FIRST PERIOD- FF- Tyra Skjeret (Maddie Hulter) 3:55; FF- Hulter (Ella Starzl) 4:27; FF- Skjeret (Lydia Johnson, Maddie Greenagel) 7:28; FF- Mackenzie Sjolie (Starzl, Isabel Kloster) 9:22; FF- Skjeret (Avery Tonneson, Kloster) 10:21; FF- Skjeret (unassisted) 16:50;

SECOND PERIOD- FF- Hulter (Skjeret) 4:25; FF- Skjeret (Hulter) 5:32, FF- Rachel DeBrito (Maddie Brimhall, Ava Werner) 6:01; FF- Skye Norgren (Starzl, Hannah Johnson) 8:39; FF- Werner (Johnson) 8:40; FF- Norgren (Hulter, Rylynn Krein) PPG, 12:06

THIRD PERIOD- FF- Brimhall (Debrito, Eklund) 15:27

PENALTIES- DL- 4 minutes on 2 infractions; FF- 2 minutes on 1 infraction

GOALTENDING- DL- Talyn Anderson, L, 41 saves, 14 goals allowed; FF- Lexi Metcalf, W, 4 saves, 0 goals allowed

Jared Rubado is the sports editor for the Detroit Lakes Tribune and the Perham Focus. He moved to the area in September of 2021 after covering sports for the Alexandria Echo Press for nearly three years. Jared graduated from the University of Augustana in 2018 with degrees in journalism and sports managment.
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