skip navigation

Alexandria jets past Wadena-Deer Creek

By Loren Nelson, Legacy Hockey, 02/28/23, 8:30PM CST


Joe Lamski scores twice on breakaways as Cardinals ease past Wolverines in a Section 6A semifinal

Alexandria's Keegan Lucy (25) looks for a rebound as Wadena-Deer Creek goaltender Gunner Olson makes a save during Tuesday's Section 6A semifinal at the Municipal Athletic Complex in St. Cloud. Photo by Loren Nelson,

Quick Recap

ST. CLOUD - Senior Joe Lamski scored on a breakaway 1:29 into the opening period and added another breakaway goal in the third to lead No. 1 seed Alexandria past No. 4 seed Wadena-Deer Creek 7-2 on Tuesday in a Section 6A semifinal at the Municipal Athletic Complex.

Senior Nick Peterson also scored twice, both coming in the second period, as the defending section champion Cardinals (13-12-1) built a 5-1 lead entering the third. Peterson leads Alexandria with 19 goals. Four other Cardinals have double-digit goal totals, including Lamski with 13.

Evan Lunde scored midway through the second period as Wadena-Deer Creek (15-10-2) tied the score at 1-1. Alexandria answered with goals from Tyler Kludt and Evan Anderson to close the period.

Dalton Moyer scored early in the third period for the Wolverines, trimming Alexandria’s lead to 5-2.

Alexandria outshot Wadena-Deer Creek 38-20.

The Cardinals, who started the season 0-7-0, have won five straight and 11 of their past 13 games.

Alexandria will play Fergus Falls in the section final for the second-straight season on Thursday. The teams also met in the 2021 section semifinals with the Otters winning that contest.

Alexandria's Caleb Lind, right, puts on the brakes as he searches for the puck during Tuesday's Section 6A semifinal against Wadena-Deer Creek. Photo by Loren Nelson,

Latest News

Tourney Time Teasers

  • O What a Relief

  • By David La Vaque 06/09/2020, 5:45pm CDT
  • Hill-Murray's Seamus Regan delighted father, brother by accomplishing what they couldn't
  • Read More
  • Danger Zone

  • By Loren Nelson 03/04/2020, 2:30pm CST
  • Goalies were once allowed to skate to opposite end — and did so at their own peril
  • Read More
  • The Heartbreak Kid

  • By David La Vaque 01/24/2020, 10:30am CST
  • Rob McClanahan and undefeated Mounds View dealt bitter state quarterfinal loss in 1976 by Steve Christoff and Richfield
  • Read More

The Full Nelson

  • Fountain of Youth

  • By Loren Nelson 12/08/2022, 1:45pm CST
  • Rejuvenated Mike Randolph, in his 34th season as a head coach, is loving life at St. Thomas Academy
  • Read More
  • Watch List

  • By Loren Nelson 11/07/2022, 8:00pm CST
  • Here are the five games you won't want to miss this season
  • Read More
  • Now You See It ...

  • By Loren Nelson 01/04/2022, 12:30pm CST
  • Houdini-like move by Andover's Cayden Casey joins list of greatest goals-gone-viral scored in recent history
  • Read More
  • The Real Hockeytown

  • By Loren Nelson 11/22/2021, 10:30pm CST
  • Season Primer: When Warroad plays, it's always a primetime event, especially in the Warriors' home town
  • Read More
  • Drama Kings

  • By Loren Nelson 11/18/2021, 12:45pm CST
  • Season Primer: The high school futures of Prior Lake stars Will Schumacher and Alex Bump were in doubt much of this fall
  • Read More