Tiger Girls Hockey advances to Section Finals, One win away from first State trip

(Picture from ALHS Twitter page)

In Girls Hockey Section 1A Quarterfinals

Top seeded Albert Lea 6

4th seed Winona 0

Tigers struck for four goals in the first period and never looked back 

Freshman Shelby Evans with the hat trick, Keira Erickson, Morgan Goskeson, Mika Cichosz also scored for the Tigers


Albert Lea out shot Winona 50-14 in the win


Albert Lea advances to the Section 1A Finals on Thursday night and will take on the 2nd seed Austin, who beat 3rd Seeded Waseca 5-1.  Albert Lea won both matchups against Austin this season, winning 3-2 and 5-2.  Tigers are 13-10-1, Packers are 15-10.  Albert Lea has never been to State, Austin is looking for their 4th trip to state, last one coming in 2008.  Game on Thursday is in Owatonna, 5pm start, all the action on KATE