BUFFALO — Kale Wurdeman and Corey Tollefsrud each scored second-half goals for the Brainerd Warriors in a 3-2 non-conference loss to the Buffalo Bison Monday.
Brainerd trailed 1-0 at the half, but back-to-back goals to start the second gave them a 2-1 edge. Buffalo rebounded with two second-half goals of their own, however.
Brainerd keeper Brandon Hedlund stopped 11 shots and Chris Zeppetelle and Isaiah Gilderman each added assists.
Brainerd 0 2 - 2
Buffalo 1 2 - 3
First half: BUF-Dan Thielen (Luke Folkerds) 32:28
Second half: BRD-Kale Wurdeman (Isaiah Gilderman) 38:41; BRD-Corey Tollefsrud (Chris Zeppetelle) 29:59; BUF-Tyler Olson 15:04; BUF-Tyler Olson 10:33.
Shots on goal: Brd 6, Buf 14
Goalkeepers: Brd-Brandon Hedlund (11 saves); Buf-Elijah Etzel (4 saves).
Overall: Brd 0-2. Next: Brainerd hosts St. Cloud Tech 5 p.m. Thursday.