FL Squirt B1 takes home 3rd in the Woodbury Rumble this past weekend!
The Rangers started the tournament on Friday by facing White Bear Lake and won with the final score of 10-0. Every player was involved in either a goal or an assist. Great job goalies Jansen and Wenzel on the shut out!
Game 2 was against Sibley and the Rangers pulled out a win with the final score of 4-3. Tristan Heglund had a hat trick and Owen Siverhus scored a goal with an assist from AJ Degerstrom.
Game 3 was against the home team Woodbury and the Rangers won with a final score of 9-1. Once again the entire team had their numbers listed on that score sheet with either a goal or an assist or both!
Game 4 was the determining game on who was going to the championship.... The Rangers were facing Farmington....and with three times as many shots on goal (our 32 to their 12!) the Rangers shots just kept getting blocked and only one made it in the net by Hunter Longen assisted by Tristan Hegland. And they ended up losing to Farmington.
That meant that the Rangers were going to battle for 3rd place against Prior Lake.
After the 1st period It was tied 1-1 with Forest Lake’s goal scored by Nicholas Casareto and assisted by Hunter Longen.
2nd period Forest Lake scored 2 goals both by Elliot Hursh both assisted by Blake Kieger leaving the end of the 2nd period with a score of Rangers 3, Prior Lake 2.
3rd period 1 goal was scored by Christian Erickson assisted by Levi Fenrich ending the game with a final score of 4-2 and the Rangers taking home the 3rd place trophy!!!!!! Way to go Rangers!!!
FL peewee B2 maroon takes third place in the Hermantown tournament!
Maroon started out strong with their first game against Duluth East.
The final score of 3-0 with a hat trick for Lucas Kiel and a shutout for goalie Charlie Schlichtmann.
Rangers played their 2nd game against the Hermantown home team with Landon Rogala and Mason Schwartz scoring the first two goals, Hermantown picked up the pace scoring two tying the game and bringing it into overtime with Hermantown scoring the last goal in a hard fought battle.
Playing for 3rd the rangers played amazing against Virginia. Mason Schwartz scoring the first goal assisted by Niko Dailey, Jacob Williams scoring the 2nd goal, the two Braydon’s working together with lennihan assisting Johnson for the 3rd goal scored on the blue line. Blake Siverhus scored the 4th goal assisted by Connor hit and Schwartz getting the 5th goal assisted by Williams giving goalie Schlichtmann another shutout taking 3rd place candy home!!! Way to go Rangers!
Squirt C Maroon takes 2nd at the Jurassic Puck!
Squirt C Maroon took 2nd place at the Jurassic Puck Tournament in Fergus Falls over the weekend of January 5-6th, 2019.
The Rangers came out strong with their first game against Northern Lakes opening up a 5-0 lead after the 1st period with goals from Aiden Degendorfer, Anthony Wagstrom, Matthew Haasl and a pair by Brixton Kraft. After weathering a late rally, they Rangers came out on top by a score of 7-5.
Their second game was against West Fargo. After out-shooting the Stampede 18-3 in the first period, the score was tied 0-0. Jackson Staloch opened up the scoring with a pair of goals in the 2nd and the Rangers went on to win 3-0.
The two wins put the Squirt C Maroon as the number 1 seed in the pool and into the championship game against Edina Squirt C Black.
The Rangers found themselves down early after a breakaway gave Edina a 1 goal lead. They fought back hard and found themselves up 2 goals at one point but the score was tied at 4 after the 2nd period. That's where it would stay at the end of regulation and through overtime. The Rangers lost in the shootout but came home with the 2nd Place Trophy.
Congratulations Squirt C Maroon!
December 28-30, 2018
Forest Lake Squirt C Gold swept the Breezy Point Ice Fest Tournament and brought home the impressive 1st Place Wood!
They started the weekend with Pool Play securing the #1 seed with a 5-1 victory over Kennedy Richfield, a strong win against Hopkins 8-0, and defeating Northern Lakes 5-2.
In their 4th game, The Rangers beat North Metro 5-2 to earn their spot in the Championship game Sunday afternoon once again facing Northern Lakes. It was a back and forth battle, game tied at 2-2, when shorthanded, with 3:07 left in the game, Forest Lake scored the winning goal!
The Rangers outscored their opponents 26 to 7 over the course of 5 games, had goals scored by 9 different players and earned 1 shut out. These boys had a tremendous group effort, worked hard all weekend, with solid goal tending and true teamwork.
Special thanks to Breezy Point Resort and Hockey Center for running a fun and unforgettable tournament!
The PeeWee B2 Gold team took 3rd at the Cloquet Barn Burner Dec. 28-30
They started off the weekend with a great shut out win vs Cloquet purple 5-0
The second game they played great with a 5-1 win vs Virginia
Their 3rd game they played hard and won 4-1 vs Proctor
They ended up at 2nd seed behind Edina to play St. Mary's Point Sunday morning.
They lost a hard fought battle 3-4 to St. Mary's Point and then played for 3rd place.
They ended the weekend with a 3rd place win vs Cloquet purple with a 4-1 win.
Congratulations Peewee B2 Gold!
The 10U B Maroon team brought home more hardware the weekend of Dec 15-16th from the Moose Lake Tournament with a 2nd place finish!
The girls played their first game Saturday morning vs Cloquet and came out with a 5-0 victory. The team played very well and banded together being down two skaters due to illness and injury.
The second game was Saturday afternoon vs Pine City. Thank goodness the girls got in a good lunch in between games as this was one they had to fight for. Losing another player to illness, the team stuck together and pulled out a 2-1 victory over Pine City, leading them to the championship game on Sunday.
Going in to Sunday afternoon the team knew it would be a tough game, and that it was. The girls took on a very strong Hermantown team and at the end the first period it was tied at 0. Hermantown broke open the scoring in the 2nd period and never looked back. In the end the FL 10 U Maroon team fell to the stronger Hermantown team to finish in 2nd place. A well deserved 2nd place finish for these girls!!
Congrats to Forest Lake Squirt B1 on winning 2nd place in the Rochester Squirt B Tournament.
Game 1 a win vs Rochester 12-2, many great successful passes and plays by every Ranger during that first game of the tourney. That placed them in the upper gold bracket for the rest of the weekend.
Game 2 a win vs Buffalo 10-2, Rangers once again showing strong teamwork and that they came to win.
Game 3 a win vs. Shakopee 4-0. 1st goal unassisted by Nile Laszczak, 2nd goal was Hunter Longen assisted by Tristan Hegland and Levi Fenrich, 3rd goal Nile Laszczak assisted to Hunter Longen and 4th was Hunter Boeckmann assisted by Elliott Hursh. Great job to goalies Wyatt Wenzel and Tyler Jensen on the shut out!
Championship game vs Elk River. Starting out strong Elk River was up 4-1. Watch out Rangers came to battle. Hunter Boeckmann scored 2 unassisted, 3rd goal was assisted by Levi Kruse and 4th goal assisted by Nicholas Casareto. 5th goal was scored by Hunter Longen with an assist from Levi Fenrich and Nile Laszczak. Down by 1 goal the goalie Tyler Jansen was pulled and then Hunter Boeckmann assisted to defenseman Tristan Hegland who shot a laser into the net and tied it up bringing the game into overtime. Elk River then scored to win the game 7-6 and the Rangers took home 2nd. Way to battle and make a name for yourselves Forest Lake Squirt B1!
Blizzard Jr Gold Tournament Champions
The Jr Gold team is in the midst of starting off the season with 9 games over the first 13 days of their season. So far they are 4-1. This included a 3 game sweep of their first tournament, the Blizzard Jr Gold Tournament in Siren, WI, the weekend of Dec 7-9. They opened up against Rosemount and cruised to an 8-1 victory in the opening round. Solid defense and explosive offensive was too much for Rosemount. This victory was followed by a win against a Lakeville North team that just came off a victory against White Bear Lake. Forest Lake Jr Gold defeated Lakeville North 8-3 again with offense leading the way. The championship game was set against Blaine who was 2-0 so far in the tournament as well. The Rangers pulled ahead and maintained the lead throughout the game. They beat Blaine 5-3 to capture the championship. Great fan support and great teamwork throughout the weekend helped lead the way for the Rangers.
The Rangers came out strong in their first game Saturday morning beating Anoka 9-0. In a tough second game later that night, the Rangers lost to the well matched Sartell team with the close score of 3-4. The Rangers took on Woodbury in the final game Sunday night and won 7-1 to place third in the hometown tournament.
Everyone contributed to the team's success this weekend using true teamwork!
The 15U A team took home 3rd place at the Hermantown Winter Classic, November 30-December 2. The Rangers started with 4-0 win against Tartan. With a tough second game the Rangers fell 1-4 against Proctor/Hermantown, but ended on a 3-2 win against Duluth. No trophy or medals just Starbucks gift cards for everyone!