Hockey: North Wright County trips Rogers girls 3-1

North Wright County handed the Rogers Royals a 3-1 loss on Tuesday evening in Albertville.

Greta Stanton and Jade Ye scored in the first period for NWC (3-1 conference, 5-3 overall).

Gabrielle Billing pulled Rogers (4-2, 6-4-1) within 2-1 on a power play in the second period, assisted by Madison Lehn. Rogers was 1-for-6 on power plays.

NWC got the clincher with an empty-net, shorthanded goal by Rachel King with 22 seconds left in the third period.

Rogers will host Little Falls on Thursday.