Hockey: Royal girls edged by North Wright County 4-3
North Wright County held off the Rogers Royals 4-3 on Tuesday evening, with Paige Voight scoring the go-ahead goal with 4:42 remaining.
Rogers is 6-3-1 overall but 0-2 in the Mississippi 8. NWC is 2-0 and 6-3.
Aleiah Belzer (power play), Emily Antony and Alicia Nelson (power play) had the goals for Rogers. Antony made two assists and Nelson, Kelsey Johnston, and Kassie Schermer one each.
Halie Gudmonson, Emily Achtekirch, and Dani Sibley had the other goals for the River Hawks.
Rogers (0-1-0, 6-2-1)
The winners had a 31-27 edge in shots. Goalies were Amanda Koep for NWC and Becca Leshovsky for the Royals.
The Royals will host Hutchinson on Friday evening.