LITTLE FALLS — Maren Brown tallied the only goal for the Brainerd/Little Falls Flying Warriors in a 3-1 loss to the Sartell/Sauk Rapids Stormin’ Sabres Tuesday night in a Central Lakes Conference game at Exchange Arena.
Brown’s power-play goal at 8:33 in the third came with an assist from Kristina Anderson and pulled the Flying Warriors within 2-1 before the Stormin’ Sabres slammed the door with an empty netter in the final minute.
Sara Wennerstrand made 24 saves in net for the Flying Warriors, who were outshot 27-21
The Storm beat the Flying Warriors 8-1 Nov. 27.
Sartell 2 0 1 — 3
Brainerd/LF 0 0 1 — 1
First period: S-Nicole Partch 3:07; S-Lexi Holman (Caitlin Halupczok, Partch) 6:45
Third period: BLF-Maren Brown (Kristina Anderson) ppg 8:33; S-Sarah Kaschmitter (Torie Anderson) eng 16:08
Shots on goal: BLF 21, S 27
Goalies: BLF-Sara Wennerstrand (24 saves); S-Erin Deters (20 saves).
Conference: BLF 1-6-0. Overall: BLF 1-15-1. Next: Brainerd/Little Falls hosts Moorhead 7:15 p.m. Thursday.