The Brainerd Warriors adapted floor hockey team followed the lead of Chris Nelson and defeated the Minneapolis South Tigers 7-5 Monday in Brainerd.
Nelson finished with six points (three goals and three assists) to lead all scores. Helping him lead the charge were forwards Doug Ream and Chris Jordan who each finished with four points.
The Tigers were leading the contest midway through the first period, but the Warriors scored three unanswered goals to take the lead which they never relinquished.
Minneapolis South 2 2 1 -- 5
Brainerd 3 3 1 -- 7
First period -- B-Chris Jordan (Chris Nelson) 2:00, MS-Zach Cody (unassisted) 4:00, MS-Cody (unassisted) 4:30, B-Doug Ream (C. Nelson) 13:00, B-C. Nelson (Ream) 14:10
Second period -- B-C. Nelson (Jordan, Ream) :20, B-Ream (Jordan) 6:00, MS-Stephen Trice (Cody) 6:45, MS-Cody (Nick Halverson) 7:00, B-C.Nelson (Jordan) 8:40
Third period -- B-Ream (C. Nelson) 3:01, MS-Trice (David Lehman) 4:42
Shots on goal -- MS-13, B-23
Goalies -- MS (16 saves), B-Brandon Jabs (8 saves)
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