BREEZY POINT — Alex Palm’s first-period goal gave the Northern Lakes Lightning an early lead, but they suffered a 4-2 loss to Fergus Falls on Thursday.
Mariah Reed scored the other Lightning goal late in the second period. Steph Korstad and Morgan Demars picked up assists.
The Otters put 24 shots on Lightning goalie Kat Jensen. Northern Lakes finished with 31 shots on goal.
Fergus Falls 1 1 2 — 4
Northern Lakes 1 1 0 — 2
First period: NL-Alex Palm (Courtney Kittock) 6:25, FF-Lauren Norgren (Steph Korstad) 2:58
Second period: FF-Korstad 8:13, FF-Sydney Kuehl (Megan Odland) 6:40, NL-Mariah Reed (Morgan Demars) 2:20
Third period: FF-Ashley Vaughn 3:41
Shots on goal: NL 31, FF 24
Goalies: NL-Kat Jensen (20 saves); FF-Casey Taylor (29 saves)
Overall: NL 3-3. Next: Northern Lakes at River Lakes at Richmond 2:00 p.m. Saturday.