YOUTH HOCKEY: MAHA teams participate in several games last weekend

MARSHALL – It was a busy weekend for the Marshall Area Hockey Association with several teams participating in tournaments and jamborees as well as individual games.

Mites/Mini Mites

The Mini Mites and Mites participated in the Luverne Blazing Blades Jamboree, facing teams from Luverne, Brandon (S.D.), Sioux Center (Iowa) and Redwood.

Squirt A

The Squirt A team co-hosted its home tournament, going 1-3, ending the tournament with a 3-2 win over Brookings (S.D.) in the seventh place game on Sunday. Ricky Crum, Jack Johnson and Owen Renslow recorded goals in the win.

On Friday, Squirt A fell to Hutchinson 3-1 with the lone goal scored by Scot Lane. Squirt A fell to Blaine (13-0) and Redwood Area (7-0). Nathan Lenz was in net over the weekend, stopping a total of 59 shots.

Squirt B

In the B bracket of their home tournament, the Squirt B team went 1-3 with a 7-2 win over Brookings Blue on Sunday. Austin Husby led the way, scoring a hat trick in the win. Justin Dwire, Max England, Austin Quist and Salem Frost each added a goal in the victory.

On Friday, Squirt B fell to Brookings Red 6-0 before falling to Sioux Falls (S.D.) 9-0 and Sauk Rapids 13-0 on Saturday. Carson Becker finished the weekend with 91 saves.

Pee Wee A

Pee Wee A came away from Redwood with a 6-0 win over Redwood Area on Saturday.

Lincoln Mellenthin posted a 10-save shutout in the win while Talan Plante recorded a hat trick to lead goal scorers. Sam Schwarz, Corbin Beernaert and Jared Reinsma came away with goals while Joey Fossum chipped in an assist.

Pee Wee B

The Pee Wee B team participated in the Worthington Tournament, going 2-1 with wins over Sioux City (Iowa) and Brookings.

On Saturday, Pee Wee B started with a 5-2 win over Sioux City. Sam Poff, Clayton Weller, Gavin Peterson, Graham Johnson and Maxx Schultz each came away with a goal. Later in the day, Luke Ehlers scored the lone goal in a 4-1 loss to Des Moines (Iowa). Pee Wee B bounced back on Sunday with a 5-3 win over Brookings. Schultz led the way with a pair of goals while Isaac Gross, Camdyn Frederes and Ehlers each chipped in a goal in the win.

Girls 12U

The 12U Girls team bookended their 2-2 weekend with a pair of shutout wins in the Detroit Lakes Touranment, starting with a 4-0 win over Bismarck (N.D.) on Friday and finishing with a 6-0 win over Roseville on Sunday.

On Saturday, the team fell 8-2 to Moorhead and went to the wire with St. Paul, falling 3-2 in a shootout.

Bantam B

The Bantam B squad fell to New Ulm/Sleepy Eye 4-1 in Sleepy Eye on Saturday.

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