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West Fargo's Kaylee Lothspeich and Melanie Sopp (11) celebrate Sopp's second-period goal against Fargo South during a game Tuesday, Nov. 24, in West Fargo. The Packers rolled to a 5-1 win. David Samson

West Fargo girls hockey starts out with a bang

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The Packers girls hockey team started off on the right foot.

West Fargo began regular-season play Tuesday, Nov. 24, at home against top-tier Fargo South.


The Packers dominated the Bruins, winning 5-1 in a seemingly lopsided match. It is the first time since the team's inception in 2007 that West Fargo has won its season-opener.

"We've never started with a first-game win before," said Pat Johnson, West Fargo girls hockey coach.

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