Morris Benson Area held a substantial advantage in shots on goal, but couldn't get past Crookston on Friday, Jan. 25, in Crookston.
MBA's Taryn Picht scored the Storms' lone goal unassisted in the second period.
Leah Thompson had seven saves in net for the Storm while MBA got off 25 shots on Crookston's Grace Koshney.
The Storm (3-18) are next in action in the regular season finale at Worthington for a girls/boys doubleheader Saturday, Feb. 2. Section 6A bracket will be seeded Monday, Feb. 4 and the Storm will have play in the opening round Thursday, Feb. 7, at the high seed.
Crookston 2, Morris Benson 1
MBA (3-18) 0 1 0 - 1
Crookston (4-16-1) 1 1 0 - 2
FIRST PERIOD - C: Dillynn Wallace (Grace Fischer, Maddi Salentine) 6:41
SECOND PERIOD - C: Catherine Tiedemann (Taylor Garrett) 11:19 pp ... M: Taryn Picht 11:33
THIRD PERIOD - No scoring
GOALIE SAVES/SHOTS - Morris Benson Area: Leah Thompson 7/9 ... Crookston: Grace Koshney: 24/25