#13 Thunderhawks Outlast Bears, Major Penalties

By KBJR News 1

January 21, 2012 Updated Jan 21, 2012 at 7:08 PM CST

Minnetonka, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Junior forward Cody Mann scored two goals on Saturday afternoon as #13-ranked Grand Rapids held off White Bear Lake for a 4-3 during Hockey Day Minnesota.

The Thunderhawks also got goals from Nick Koerbitz and David Horsmann in the winning effort.

There were four major penalties called in the contest, two on each team, after the Minnesota State High School League announced harsher penalties for illegal and dangerous checking.

Grand Rapids got 25 saves from goaltender Patrick Flaherty in the win, moving them to (13-5) this season.

Posted by Zach Schneider
zschneider@northlandsnewscenter.com