Hockey: Royal girls win 3-2 at Sartell

The Rogers Royals withstood a late rally by Sartell-St. Stephens 3-2 on Saturday in Sartell, improving to 6-2-1 for the season.

Emily Antony scored twice unassisted in the first period, giving her 13 for the season, amd Madison Lehn made it 3-0 in the second period, assisted by Antony.

The Royals and goalie Becca Leshovsky had a  3-0 lead and 36-14 shot edge the first two periods and were still working on a shutout with seven minutes left.

But the Storm (5-4) got a shorthanded goal from Brittney Becker with 6:35 left, and another goal from Olivia Stockinger with 41 seconds left, to pull within one.

Rogers will  play at North Wright County on Tuesday.