Albert Lea 0-1-2 = 3
Windom Area 0-1-1 = 2
The Windom Area boys hockey team returned home Monday, but the tough stretch of non-conference games continued with a 3-2 loss to Albert Lea at the Windom Arena.
After a scoreless opening period, Albert Lea scored early in the second. But the Eagles tied the game when Ethan Rabbe knocked in a rebound with 1:40 left in the second period.
Windom Area took the lead early in the third on a goal from Wriley Haugen, but the Tigers scored a pair of power play goals in the final period — the last coming with 4:54 left in regulation.
Windom Area outshot Albert Lea 28-23 for the contest. Goalie Dan Stubbe finished with 20 saves in the loss.
Next games: Check for updates after each game.
Windom Area: vs. Redwood Valley, Jan. 6