Section 6A hockey: Alexandria falls in semifinals
The Cardinal boys' hockey team fell in a close 3-2 contest to top-seeded Little Falls Saturday night during the semifinals of the Section 6A tournament at the MAC arena in St. Cloud.
Little Falls had the early edge, scoring the first goal at 11:24 in the first period on a shot by Spencer Fenske, but Alexandria came back just seconds later as Jack Wensman scored on an assist by Kevin Finley to tie the game at one apiece.
Little Falls added a pair of goals in the second period to go up 3-1 as Ben Newman scored at 8:35 and Fenkse picked up a power play goal at 16:47.
In the third period, Alexandria cut the deficit to one as Kevin Finley scored at 8:56, but the Cardinals couldn't find the net again, falling 3-2.
Ben Allen took the loss in goal, stopping 42 shots as the Flyers outshot the Cardinals 45-26.