Ribich strikes twice as Moose Lake Area beat Minneapolis

The Moose Lake Area defeated the visiting Minneapolis 5-2 on Friday.

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The Moose Lake Area defeated the visiting Minneapolis 5-2 on Friday.

The hosting team took the lead late into the first period, with a goal from Hallie Klavu.

Five goals were scored in the second period, and the Moose Lake Area players led 5-1 going in to the third period.

Ana Davis narrowed the gap to 5-2 in the middle of the third period.

Next up:

Both teams play on Sunday, with the Moose Lake Area players hosting the Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato players at 3 p.m. CST at Riverside Ice Arena, and the Minneapolis players playing the Hibbing/Chisholm players at 2 p.m. CST at Hibbing Memorial Arena.