Trojans finish strong girls hockey weekend in Rochester
ROCHESTER -- It’s a long way from Worthington to Rochester on Interstate 90, but it was well worth the weekend trip for the Worthington Trojans girls hockey team.
On Friday, the Trojans scored a season-high seven goals in a 7-2 victory over Rochester Mayo as Kessey Aljets, Riley Nickel and Ashton Fogelman each scored twice. On Saturday, the locals beat Rochester John Marshall by a 5-1 score.
Worthington outscored JM 4-0 in the third period to break a 1-1 deadlock after two.
“The girls had a great weekend. They are really starting to come together and work as a team,” said head coach Chad Nickel.
Aljets scored three times against John Marshall. Brynne White and Fogelman had the other goals.
Makenna Nickel, Kory Nickel, Riley Nickel, Taya Oberloh and Fogelman had assists.
Greta Freed scored Rochester John Marshall’s only goal in the second period.
Worthington won despite being out-shot 39-32.
Worthington 0 1 4 -- 5
John Marshall 0 1 0 -- 1