Centennial scored twice in the third period to push past Andover 4-2 Dec. 14.
Goals from Tyler Tomberlin and Zach Sitarz bookended a busy second period and Tyler Vold picked up assists on both goals, but it wasn’t enough for the home conference win. Huskies goalie Ryan Olson made 24 saves in the loss that dropped Andover to 2-3 overall and 1-3 in the NWSC.
Anoka scored four times in the second period en route to a 4-2 win over Robbinsdale Armstrong at Anoka Ice Center Dec. 14.
The even strength goals came before the 3:33 mark of the second period. Michael Talbot broke the game open at the 1:45 mark, Alex Orn followed at 2:11, Ryan Steetar at 3:23 and 10 seconds later Travis Mashuga made it 4-0. Talbot was the only player to add a second point, assisting on Orn’s tally.
Win No. 2 of the season marked the end of a four-game home stand for Anoka which traveled to Duluth East Dec. 19 then Irondale Dec. 21. Anoka faces Holy Angels in the opening round of the Schwan Cup, 12:30 p.m. Dec. 26 on Rink 1 at the Schwan Super Rink.
Blaine rebounded from its first loss of the season (3-1 against East Grand Forks, Dec. 13) with a 11-0 win over Coon Rapids Dec. 14. Tyler Cline and Joey Lau each had four points and 14 skaters added points.
Blaine posted a 6-1 win at Anoka Dec. 12 to open a stretch of three games in as many days.
The Bengals finished a three-game home stand against Armstrong Dec. 19.
Blaine opens its holiday tournament at St. Louis Park against Maple Grove at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 26.
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The Panthers scored a season-high 11 goals in an 11-3 win over Mora/Hinckley-Finlayson Dec. 14 to improve to 4-3-0 overall.
Sixteen different Panthers contributed to the scoring led by Brandon Richards’ hat trick and Deven Sunell and Austin Long each added four points. Goalie Aaron Furlano made 30 saves in the win while his counterpart Tanner Baxley turned away 50 of 61 shots.
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