Prep hockey: Luverne teams win; Worthington beaten
WASECA — Outshooting Worthington 40-15, Waseca doubled Worthington 8-4 Saturday in high school girls hockey. The Bluejays outscored the Trojans 4-0 in the first period, which was the eventual margin of victory.
Allison Kremer scored Worthington’s first two goals in the second period, the first one assisted by Betsy Thompson. Thompson scored the next Trojans goal in the third period on a power play. And Bailey Kruse closed out the scoring for the Trojans, with an assist from McKayla Gravenhof.
Worthington 0 2 2 — 4
Waseca 4 1 3 — 8
Luverne 10, M/B 2
BENSON — Moving to 19-3 on the season, Luverne had no trouble with Morris/Benson. Mariah Aukes had four goals to lead the way and Makayla Sterrett had three. Madisyn Dingmann scored twice.Luverne put 50 shots on goal to Morris/Benson’s 19.Luverne 3 4 3 — 10M/Benson 1 1 0 — 2
Waseca 11, Worthington 2WASECA — Host Waseca took control from the outset, outscoring Worthington 6-0 in the first period.Kody Honius scored both of Worthington’s goals, getting his first in the second period on a power play, assisted by Evan Eggers. He scored his next in the third period on assists by Nick Newman and Andrew Johnson.Cody Ulfers had a hat trick for Waseca, scoring two of his three goals in the first period when the Bluejays outshot Worthington 23-2. Michael Priebe added two goals for the winners.For the game, Waseca had 54 shots on goal compared to Worthington’s 17.Worthington 0 1 1 — 2Waseca 6 2 3 — 11
Luverne 10, M/B 4BENSON — Gunnar Olson had a hat trick to lead Luverne past Morris/Benson, but the Cardinals didn’t get off to a great start. Morris/Benson led 3-2 in the first period before the visitors outscored the home team 8-1 the rest of the way.Toby Sengvongxay and Connor Hoffman scored twice for Luverne while Jordan Dingmann, Jackson Frankenhoff and Andrew Verhey had single goals.Luverne 3 4 3 — 10M/Benson 3 1 0 — 4