Duluth East hits the ice to host sectional rival, C-E-C, as the Greyhounds rally off three straight goals to take home a 4-1 victory over the Lumberjacks. As for the 3rd ranked Proctor/Hermantown girls, they hit the road for a sectional rivalry as well to battle 11th ranked Moose Lake. The Rebels would take a 3-2 lead into the 3rd, but the Mirage score four straight for a 6-3 victory.
Friday night's victory came after a stunning performance by goaltender Jojo with the mojo Chobak who showed up and shut out the NCAA's highest-scoring team in her first career start, shocking the no.2 ranked Buckeyes, handing them their first loss at home.
During their five-game winning streak, the Bulldogs defense has been their calling card and it held true tonight, the defense stepped up in the final three minutes to secure the 64-61 victory over Augustana.
UMD goaltender, Emma Soderberg is an Olympian. After contributing to Sweden's qualification for the winter games, Soderberg was selected to the Swedish Olympic team at the beginning of the month and shared the exciting news Wednesday morning.
The Proctor Lady Rails hit the road and pick up a huge road win over Cromwell-Wright 63-58. The Rails snap a four game losing streak and give the Cardinals their second loss of the season. As for Cloquet, they take care of business and down Barnum 72-52. It is their sixth straight win.
Winter is in full effect here in the Northland and it seems like every time we step outside, we dirty our shoes, but don’t fret my friends there is a solution and it comes by the way of UMD, with UMD basketball player Isaiah Watts to talk about his shoe cleaning service, Bless Your Sole’s.
A big night in the prep ranks for Thursday Night Faceoff including a prime time showdown in boys hockey with Duluth Denfeld hosting Grand Rapids. Along with that, Duluth Marshall hosts Bagley/Fosston. In the girls ranks, Moose Lake Area hosts Marshall, C-E-C hosts then Northern Stars and Proctor/Hermantown battles Chisago Lakes Area.
Another dream come true on the ice in Bulldog Country. UMD's senior All-American defenseman and captain, Ashton Bell, has officially been named to the Canadian Olympic team for the first time after spending time with the team for the last five months.
A strong night for Superior on the hardwood! The Lady Spartans host Duluth Marshall and move to 13-1 on the year with a 88-62 victory.As for the Superior boys, they head to Duluth Marshall and pick up a dominating win 92-69 victory.
It was a top tier tilt on the ice as number one ranked Hermantown took down sixth ranked, Duluth Denfeld, 6-1 in a possible sectional finals preview. Denfeld scored the first goal of the game but Hermantown would score the next six.