Hawks Get Past Eskomos, Hilltoppers Fall in Playoffs

By KBJR News 1

October 12, 2013 Updated Oct 12, 2013 at 11:44 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Hermantown senior forward Hailey Hoff scored halfway through the first overtime to launch the Hawks over Esko 1-0 while Grand Rapids ousted Duluth Marshall 4-3 in section 7A playoff action on Saturday.

Hoff was the lone goal-scorer as the Hawks held off Esko to advance to Tuesday's semi-final against Proctor. Kickoff is set for 5 p.m.

On the boys' side, Duluth Marshall and Grand Rapids were back and forth in a scoring battle but the Thunderhawks snuck past the Hilltoppers, 4-3 in overtime. Grand Rapids will face Chisago Lakes on Tuesday at 6 p.m.

Other 7A scores from Saturday's quarterfinals:

Cloquet - 1
Proctor - 2

Duluth Marshall - 0
Duluth Denfeld - 5

Chisago Lakes - 3
Duluth Denfeld - 0

Cloquet- 3
Hermantown- 4

Eveleth Gilbert- 0
Monticello- 1

Posted by Sarah Wheeler
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