Hawks Take Top Seed in Class A Tourney

By KBJR News 1

Hawks Take Top Seed in Class A Tourney

March 3, 2012 Updated Mar 3, 2012 at 8:32 PM CDT

Hermantown, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- The #1-ranked Hermantown boy's hockey team will be the top seed in next week's MSHSL Class A state tournament, that after winning the Section 5A title on Friday night.

Hermantown will take on Rochester Lourdes in the state quarterfinals, with that game set for 6:00 p.m. Wednesday at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.

The Hawks are (28-0) going into the state tournament, having finished as runners-up a year ago. It is Hermantown's third straight and ninth overall trip to the state tournament.

Duluth Marshall, meanwhile, will meet #3-seeded Breck in its Class A quarterfinal game after capturing the Section 7A championship on Saturday.

The Hilltoppers are making their first trip to state since 2008 and fifth trip in program history.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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