Sports Briefs

Majettes take 5th in OT

GRAND FORKS – Junior defender Malena Lennon scored the game-winning goal during the seventh minute of overtime as the Minot High girls soccer team defeated Bismarck 1-0 to take fifth place at the state tournament on Saturday.

Lennon’s goal came unassisted.

The Majettes held a 10-3 advantage in shots. Minot junior goalkeeper Kaitlyn Stenberg made three saves – one in the first half and two in the second – to record the victory. Bismarck goalkeeper Sara Bachmeier finished with nine saves.

Lennon and senior midfielder Paige Melby were named to the all-tournament team.

-Daily News Staff