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Area Boys Hockey: Lightning stumble against Storm

Posted: January 20, 2013 - 10:41pm

SAUK RAPIDS — Kyle Narveson, Kegan Couture, Austin Mesenbrink and Alex Galligan each knocked in one goal for the Northern Lakes Lightning in a 6-4 non-conference loss to the Sauk Rapids Storm Saturday.

Couture, Gaven Bickford, Damian Jensen, Aspen Florey and Nick Blanchette each added an assist for the Lightning.

Sauk Rapids 4 0 2 — 6

Northern Lakes 2 1 1 — 4

First period: SR-Ryan Ruter (Wyatt Orth, Joel Haller) PPG 5:31, SR-Mathew Meyer (Brandon Duray, Luke Althaus) 7:32, SR-James Geisler (Mathew Meyer, Travis Kothenbeutel) 8:33, NL-Kegan Couture (Gaven Bickford, Damian Jensen) 13:59, NL-Kyle Narveson (Kegan Couture) 15:31, SR-Travis Kothenbeutel (Mathew Meyer, Brandon Duray) PPG 16:55

Second period: NL-Austin Mesenbrink (Aspen Florey) 2:36

Third period: SR-Ryan Rutar (James Geisler) 5:26, SR-Brandon Duray (Ryan Ruter) 15:07, NL-Alex Galligan (Nick Blanchette) 16:31

Shots on goal: NL 28, SR 24

Goalies: NL-Mitch Stangel (18 saves); SR-Justin Thorson (24 saves)

Overall: NL 6-9. Next: Northern Lakes vs. Prairie Centre at Long Prairie 7 p.m. Tuesday.