Eighth-seeded River Lakes used a five-goal second period to top ninth-seeded visiting Brainerd-Little Falls 7-0 in the opening round of the Section 8AA playoffs, Feb. 6. Despite being outshot 14-2 in the opening period, Brainerd-Little Falls remained within a goal at the first intermission before River Lakes pulled away. Brainerd-Little Falls finished the season with [...]
Senior Kristina Anderson and sophomore Maddie Ellingson each scored twice during a three-game stretch for Brainerd-Little Falls this week. The Flying Warriors fell 5-3 at Fergus Falls, Jan. 30, 8-1 to visiting Willmar, Jan. 31 and 4-1 at St. Francis-North Branch, Monday. Seniors Karlie Ring and Taylor Cadwell also netted goals.
Look up and down the Flying Warriors’ roster, and almost all of the players come from Brainerd. But one current varsity member remains from Little Falls, one that is a big part of the Brainerd-Little Falls future. Fallon Yates, a sophomore goaltender, displayed that once again in an 8-0 shutout victory for the Flying Warriors [...]
Following a close 4-2 defeat to visiting Fergus Falls, Friday, Brainerd-Little Falls bounced back in a big way with an 8-0 shutout victory at Lake of the Woods, Saturday. Sophomore Fallon Yates recorded the first shutout for the Flying Warriors in over a year in net, while sophomore Maddie Ellingson scored four goals and picked [...]
Little Falls took a step closer to the upper echelon of Section 6A teams this week, but came out on the short end of a pair of low-scoring battles. A pair of second-period power-play goals proved to be the difference in a rematch of last year’s Section 6A finals, as visiting St. Cloud Apollo edged [...]
For the second time this season, Moorhead escaped against Brainerd-Little Falls (BLF) with a one-goal victory, Jan. 9, knocking off the visiting Flying Warriors 4-3 on a tie-breaking power-play goal in the third period. Seniors Gretchen Gramer and Tory Brown and sophomore Brooke Mimmack scored goals for BLF. Shot edge not enough BLF outshot [...]
Princeton-Big Lake-Becker slipped past host Brainerd-Little Falls (BLF) 2-1 in overtime, Jan. 3. After a scoreless first two periods of play, sophomore Maddie Elingson gave BLF a 1-0 lead with 7:24 remaining in regulation. But the Tigers tied the score less than two minutes later to force overtime, where they pulled out the win at [...]
Moorhead edged past host Brainerd-Little Falls 2-1, Thursday. Heather Smart scored the Flying Warriors’ lone goal and Sara Wennerstrand made 44 saves. Brainerd-Little Falls also fell 8-0 at Bemidji, Saturday.
In the second meeting of the season between the two teams, visiting St. Cloud ran its unbeaten streak to 10 games as it completed a season sweep with a 5-0 win over Brainerd-Little Falls, Tuesday. St. Cloud edged the Flying Warriors in their season opener 4-3.