LITCHFIELD - Beau Hanowski and Zack Beattie each had two goals as the Little Falls Flyers trounced Litchfield-Dassel Cokato 8-2 in the Flyer boys' hockey opener Saturday.
Jared Festler had one goal and three assists and Ben Hanowski had one goal and two assists for the Flyers. Little Falls goalie Jake Kluver made 15 saves.
Little Falls 1 6 1 - 8
Litchfield/DC 0 1 1 - 2
First period: 1-LF-Beau Hanowski (Matt Boone) :33.
Second period: 2-LDC-Andy Gilbertson (Mike Dvorak) 1:44 shg; LF-Lucas Jorgensen, 2:13; LF-Beau Hanowski (Jared Festler, Boone) 5:42; LF-Festler (Jim Pender) 7:34; LF-Ben Hanowski (Zack Beattie) 12:03; LF-Beattie (Beau Hanowski, Jorgensen) 13:34; LF-Beattie (Beau Hanowski, Jorgensen) 13:57.
Third period: LDC-Tucker Ostererg (Gilbertson, Keaton Danielson) :17; LF-Joey Cotton (Beau Hanowski, Festler) 3:05.
Shots on goal: LF 7-15-13-35; LDC 6-5-7-18.
Goaltenders: LF-Jake Kluver (15 saves), Michael Sperl (1 save); LDC-Alex Fischer (15 saves); Lucas Johnson (11 saves)
Overall-LF 1-0-0. Next game-Alexandria at Little Falls 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Wadena-Deer Creek 2
VIRGINIA - Cory Andrews had a hat trick and assist in the second period as Virginia-Mountain Iron-Buhl defeated the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines Saturday.
The Class 1A ninth-ranked Blue Devils outshot W-DC 58-24.
SC/LP-GE 11, C-I/A 0
CROSBY - Crosby-Ironton-Aitkin goalie Alex Brown was barraged by 63 shots from Sauk Centre/Long Prairie-Grey Eagle, and he stopped 52, as the Grizzlies lost Saturday.
Pat Johnson netted two goals and collected five assists for SC/LP-GE.
Sauk Centre/LP-GE 5 3 3-11
C-I/Aitkin 0 0 0-0
First period - SC/LP-GE, Spencer Tengwall 1:49, SC/LP-GE, Pat Johnson 6:51, SC/LP-GE, Larson DeVick (David Konnight, Johnson) 13:11, SC/LP-GE, DeVick (Johnson) 15:56, SC/LP-GE, Chris Henry 16:46
Second period - SC/LP-GE, Jeff Chalich (Tyler Graves, Dave Hillman) 3:36, SC/LP-GE, Graves (Chalich, Johnson) 5:38, SC/LP-GE Johnson (DeVick) 13:18
Third period - SC/LP-GE, Kale Hegland (Johnson) :50, SC/LP-GE, Chalich (Johnson) 5:22, SC/LP-GE, Dylan Caduallader (Nick Clapp) 10:09
Shots on goal - C-I-A 22, SC/LP-GE 63
Goalies - SC/LP-GE, Anthony Roelike (22 saves), C-I-A, Alex Brown (52 saves)
Overall - CIA 0-1. Next game - Pequot Lakes vs. CIA at Crosby 7 p.m. Tuesday.
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