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Otters blank the Storm

Kayla Benson fires a shot in first round of Section 6A playoffs in No. 3 seed Fergus Falls on Saturday, Feb. 8. (Rian Bosse/Fergus Falls Daily Journal)

Fergus Falls 9, MBA 0

The Morris Benson Area season came to an end in a loss at Fergus Falls Saturday, Feb. 8 in the opening round of the Section 6A playoffs.

Fergus Falls controlled the game from the first faceoff, outshooting the Storm 50-8. Abby Hobbs had the hat trick and Lyndia Mann scored two unassisted goals for the Otters.

Holli Christians saves 41 pucks in the losing effort, and the Storm finished the season 4-15.

MBA Storm 0 0 0 — 0

Fergus Falls 2 5 2 — 9

FIRST PERIOD — F: Abby Hobbs (Megan Odland) 9:58; F: Lydia Mann 10:32

SECOND PERIOD — F: Sydney Kuehl (Odland, Annie Magnusson) 2:55 pp; F: Hobbs (Lauren Norgren) 5:46; F: Odland (Kuehl) 13:09; F: Mann (Ashlyn Hess) 13:27; F: Norgren (Ashley Vaughn) 14:56

THIRD PERIOD — F: Annika Ohman 9:58; F: Hobbs (Odland) 12:04

GOALIE SHOTS-SAVES – Morris/Benson Area: Holli Christians 41; Fergus Falls: Katie Shelstad 8

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