(Delano, MN--) The Willmar girls hockey team fell to Delano/Rockford on Saturday night 5-4 in Delano. Delano/Rockford (6-5-1) scored first at 2:26 in the second period. The Willmar Cardinals (4-7-0) Sofia Quinn scored an even strength goal at 14:26 in the second period assisted by Lauren Eilers. The Tigers scored again at 15:37 making the score 2-1 at the end of period number two in favor of Delano/Rockford. Willmar and Delano/Rockford would each score three goals in the third period. The Cardinals fought hard but came up short in the 5-4 loss to the Tigers. Willmar finished with 27 shots on goal against Delano/Rockford goaltender Kayla Simonsons. Brynn Grieger finished with 12 saves on 17 shots in net for Willmar.
Up next for Willmar is Prairie Center (1-8-0) on Tuesday in Willmar. Puck drops at 7:15 p.m.