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Tigers skate past Packer boys

The Austin boys hockey team lost to Albert Lea (7-8-1 overall, 6-3-1 Big Nine) 11-2 in Riverside Arena Tuesday.

The Tigers scored the first six goals of the game to take a commanding lead.

Austin’s Blaine Krueger presses Albert Lea’s Danny Chalmers during the first period Tuesday night in Riverside Arena. Eric Johnson/photodesk@austindailyherald.com

Nick Dunlap and Kaleb Ree each scored a goal for the Packers (1-13 overall, 0-8 Big Nine).

Sam Eyre had 35 saves for Austin, which had 17 shots on goal.

Austin goalie Sam Eyre tracks the puck behind the net during the first period against Albert Lea Tuesday night in Riverside Arena. Eric Johnson/photodesk@austindailyherald.com