Pine City Area Girls Hockey Scores Eight in Historic Victory

Nervous and excited were the two words used the most to describe the energy surrounding the first-ever high school girl's hockey game for the Pine City Area program.

The Dragons skated a very young team out on the ice with just one senior and a starting lineup that was loaded with underclassmen. Despite the lack of high school hockey experience the girls utilized their excitement to score eight goals to defeat Prairie Centre for the first win in the Dragon girls' hockey history.

Due to the lack of experience, a slow start would've been expected for the Dragons, but their start was anything but slow as they jumped on the Blue Devils right from the start. Malia Mikyska started things off for Pine City scoring the first goal in program history early in the first period. With the first goal out of the way, the intensity picked up for Pine City as they were ab