Maple Grove Girls Hockey Shuts Out Elk River/Zimmerman
The Maple Grove girls’ hockey team posted its fifth shutout in its first eight games, blanking Elk River/Zimmeran 3-0 Tuesday night.
Bella Shipley and Pim Wilhelmy each scored goals in the first period to give the Crimson the lead for good.
Stella Retrum added an empty net goal late to seal the win. Retrum leads the Crimson in scoring with 12 goals and 10 assists.
Dani Strom stopped 28 shots in net to earn the shutout.
Maple Grove (8-0-0) hosts Edina Saturday afternoon at the Maple Grove Community Center.
The Hornets finished third in last season’s state Class AA tournament.