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|Paynesville Press - December 25, 2002|
Stars top Bagley, lose to Litch, Alex
The River Lakes Stars boys' hockey team lost games to Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato and Alexandria last week, but beat Bagley 5-1 on Saturday at the Koronis Civic Arena for their second victory.|
Junior wing Mike Anderson scored a hat trick for the Stars against Bagley, whom the Stars beat to improve to 2-4-1 for the season.
The Stars lost to Litchfield/D-C on Thursday 5-3 on the road. Litch/D-C jumped to a 3-1 lead in the first period, with sophomore forward Nick Dahlen scoring an unassisted goal for the Stars.
Twice in the second period the Stars cut the lead to a goal, but each time Litch/D-C responded with a goal. Scoring for the Stars were junior wing Mike Anderson and senior defenseman Luke Braun.
Neither team scored in the third period.
Against Alexandria, a section favorite, on Tuesday, Dec. 17, the Stars trailed only 2-1 midway through the first period when sophomore defenseman Mike Mueller scored the Stars' lone goal.
Alexandria scored five goals in the second period to put the game away and won 9-1.
This week, the Stars will play in a holiday tournament in Pine City on Thursday, Dec. 26, Friday, Dec. 27, and Saturday, Dec. 28.
Litch/DC 5, River Lakes 3
Alexandria 9, River Lakes 1
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