Blaine searched for a way to hand Anoka a third defeat this season and it came in the form of a 6-3 boys’ hockey victory in the Section 5AA semifinals.
Number two seed Blaine skated past the number seven seed Coon Rapids on Feb. 23 during the first round of the Section 5AA tournament at the Champlin Ice Forum.
Tyler Hong scored twice to guide No. 6 seed Anoka to a 2-1 Section 5AA first-round upset over No. 3 seed Centennial Thursday night.
Andover and Legacy Christian pick up big wins while Spring Lake Park ends its season in the opening round.
North Suburban Conference boys’ hockey action as Irondale faced Spring Lake Park Feb. 18. Photos by Bill Jones
by Jason Olson Sports Editor Feb. 16 boys’ hockey recaps. Osseo 6, Coon Rapids 4 For the second time in four games Coon Rapids posted four goals, but unlike its 4-2 win against North Metro Feb. 9, the Cardinals came up short against Osseo 6-4, Feb. 16. Osseo scored three times in the second period [...]