Saturday roundup: Luverne books its ticket to Section 3A final in girls hockey
The Worthington Trojans boys hockey team falls 9-1 in a non-conference match to La Crescent-Hokah.
Saturday area hockey roundup:
Luverne 8, Windom Area 1
LUVERNE – Izzy Steensma netted three goals for Luverne in a section playoff victory over Windom Area.
Kamryn Van Batavia scored two goals for the Cardinals. Greta McClure, Anika Boll, and Payton Behr scored a goal for LHS.
Madyson Fredin scored the lone goal for the Eagles.
The Eagles defeated Marshall 1-0 in overtime to advance to the semifinals.
Luverne will play New Ulm in the Section 3A final Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter.
Windom 0 1 0 – 1
Luverne 2 2 4 – 8
La Crescent-Hokah 9, Worthington 1
LA CRESCENT – Easton Newman scored the lone Worthington Trojans’ goal in the third period in a non-conference 9-1 loss against La Crescent-Hokah. Newman scored on an assist from Logan Powers.
Scoring three goals for La Crescent-Hokah were Wyatt Farrell and Mitchell Reining. AJ Donovan, Jan Blaha, and Drew Vessy all netted a goal.
La Crescent-Hokah netted three goals in each period. Worthington was out shot 45-16.
Worthington plays Windom Area on Tuesday for a Big South Conference game.
La Crescent 3 3 3 – 9
Worthington 0 0 1 – 1
Luverne 4, Minnesota River 0
LE SUEUR – Luverne improved its season record to 17-6-1 with a conference victory over Minnesota River.
The Cardinals play their final regular season game on Thursday against Windom Area.