Willmar Girls Hockey vs. Fergus Falls

(Willmar, MN--) The Willmar girls hockey team came up short to the Fergus Falls Otters on Thursday night 4-2 at Cardinal Arena in Willmar. Fergus Falls (8-1-0) scored two even strength goals in the second period at 3:55 and 16:18. The Willmar Cardinals (4-6-0) would then quickly find the back of the net at 16:59 on an even strength goal by Kessa Mara assisted by Nina Dawson making the score 2-1 in favor of the Otters. Fergus Falls scored two more goals in the third period. The Cardinals tried hard to fight back with a goal by Nina Dawson at 7:51 in the third. Willmar finished with 22 shots on goal against Fergus Falls goalie Ana Jyrkas. Brynn Grieger finished with 16 saves on 20 shots in net for Willmar.

Up next for Willmar is Delano/Rockford (4-5-1) on Saturday in Delano. Puck drops at 6:00 p.m.