Johnson, Panthers shut out LPGE/WDC
Shania Johnson stopped 26 shots for her third shutout of the season as the Park Rapids-Menahga-Nevis-Walker-Hackensack-Akeley girls hockey team edged Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek 2-0 Tuesday night a the Ted O. Johnson Ice Arena.
Hannah Williams assisted on a goal by Alex Pederson as the Panthers led 1-0 after the first period.
After a scoreless second period, Mady Vaudrin scored midway through the third period to seal the win.
The Panthers held a 37-26 advantage in shots in improving to 10-8 with their sixth shutout of the season, including their second against LPGE/WDC. The Blue Devils fell to 6-11.
LPGE/W-DC 0 0 0.......0
Park Rapids 1 0 1.......2
FIRST PERIOD: 1, Park Rapids, Pederson (Williams), 4:56.
SECOND PERIOD: No scoring.
THIRD PERIOD: 2, Park Rapids, Vaudrin, 9:53.
GOALIE SAVES: LPGE/WDC (Hanson) 8-16-11-35. Park Rapids (Johnson) 9-6-11-26.