Windom Area 1-1-1 = 3 Austin 1-2-1 = 4 The Windom Area girls hockey team fell to 0-5 on the season Tuesday night with a 4-3 loss at Austin.
The Eagles tied the game at 1-1 late in the first period, when Ellyson Bang redirected a shot from Miranda Cory into the net.
Austin scored a pair of goals early in the second period, but the Eagles pulled to within 3-2 at the three-minute mark of the second period on an unassisted goal by Anna Volk.
Austin regained a two-goal advantage early in the third. The Eagles pulled to within a goal with 22 seconds left in regulation on a goal by Bang, assisted by Volk and Katrina LaCanne. But the Eagles were unable to net the tying goal in the final 22 seconds.
Austin outshot the Eagles 27-15 in the game. Goalie Bethany Schmidt finished with 23 saves in the loss.
Next games: Check for updates after each game. Windom Area: vs. Worthington, Dec. 6