Shattuck St Mary's defeated MN Red 8 - 3 Sunday to take the MNEPDL NIT championship.
In the 3rd place game MN Gray defeated MN Black.
In the consolation bracket Massachusetts defeated N Dakota in overtime and Manitoba defeated S. Dakota for 7th place.
Semi final games:
Shattuck defeats MN Gray 3 - 2. Connor McMenamin scored the game winner in the 3rd period. Mike Kaufman and Luke LaMaster scored for the gray team.
MN Red defeated MN Black 6 - 3 in the other semi final. Nick Skweres had 2 goals for Red
Championship game 11:15am Sunday at Plymouth. Third place game at 8:45am.
In Consolation games Massachusetts defeated Manitoba 2 -0 and North Dakota defeated South Dakota 5 - 0.
MAssachusetts plays N. Dakota at 11:30am and Manitoba plays S Dakota at 9am at Plymouth.
Quarterfinal game results Nov 6 2015
MNEPDL RED defeats S Dakota 6 - 0. Carter Breitenfeldt scored 2 goals while Dylan Hoen, Brock Draeger, and Derek Burning each recorded 2 assists. Evan Babekuhl stopped 19 shots to earn the shutout.
MNEPDL Gray skated to a 5 - 1 victory over Massachusetts. Hayden Brickner scored 2 goals and Luke Lamaster and Travis Carroll each had 1 goal and 1 assist. Atticus Raasch and Reid Waszczenko combined to stop 23 shots in the win.
In the 3rd game MNEPDL Black (replacing Michigan) defeated N. Dakota 4 - 2. Luke Mobley tallied 2 goals and Tyler Malpass and Grant Horsager also scored.
In the final game of the day Shattuck St Mary's scored 2 power play goals in the first period on it's way to a 9 - 1 win over Manitoba.Caleb Rule and Connor McMenamin each scored 2 goals .
The MNEPDL announces the teams that will participate in the NIT. Michigan has dropped out and will be replaced by a 3rd MNEPDL team. Players should send an email to Charlie Graves at firstname.lastname@example.org by 9pm Monday to confirm their participation. A fee of $50 will be due by check payable to MNEPDL
Team MNEPDL Gray will be coached by Andy vix. Players are
Goalies Atticus Raasch and Reid Waszczenko
Defense Travis Carroll Luke LaMaster James Marooney Bronson McLeod Tristan Larson and Derick Breezee
Forwards Griffin Ness Mitch Machlitt Colin Schmidt Brock Bremer Jarret Lee Hayden Brickner Michael Kaufman TJ Sagissor Max Jennrich Nick Anderson Blake Brandt and Brian Halonen.
Team MNEPDL Red will be coached by Dan Miller. Players are
Goalies Sawyer Anderson and Evan Babekuhl
Defense Brody Swanson Nikolai Jenson Kyle Stanius Brian Broos Brock Draeger and Nick Gonrowski
Forwards Kyler Yeo Nick Skweres Hunter Olson Matt Fisher Derek Berning Dylan Hoen Noah Bissett Nick Behrend Carter Breitenfeldt Vann Hartigan Tommy Leisen and Matt Jaglo
Team Black will be coached by Jeff Humble
Goalies Benny Garrity and Brooks Telecky
Defense Brian Arnold Jeron Hirschfield Carl Fish Garrett Daly Max Herzog Jacob Schuldt
Forwards Joe Gimberlin Cade Stensby Jordan Roo Jackson Wille Luke Mobley Nate Bordson Tyler Malpass Hunter House Jarod Blackowiak Matthew Kocourek Kasyn Kruse and Grant Horsager
congratulations to the Metro Southeast as MNEPDL playoffs champions. Metro SE claimed the title with a 4 - 2 victory over the West. Scoring for Southeast were Brunson McLeod and Kyle Yeo in the first period. Nicholas Skweres added one in the 2nd period and Mitchell Machlitt closed out the scoring with an open net goal. Attics Raasch and Ben Garrity combined for 35 saves in goal. Metro Southeast will play Shattuck St Mary's Wednesday night for a trip to the USA Hockey national tournament.
|The MNEPDL 16-U Invitational Tournament will be held Nov 6 - 8 at New Hope|
|(Fri & Sat) and Plymouth (Sunday) arenas. MNEPDL will select 40 players|
|to form two teams that will participate along with Massachusetts, Michigan,|
|N. Dakota, S. Dakota, Manitoba and Shattuck.|
|Game schedule is as follows:|
|Friday - New Hope Arena|
|12:00pm||MNEPDL Red vs. S Dakota|
|12:30pm||MNEPDL Gray vs. Massachusetts|
|2:15pm||N. Dakota vs. MNEPDL Black|
|2:45pm||Shattuck vs. Manitoba|
|Saturday games will be at New Hope at:|
|Championship Bracket - 4:30 & 5:00pm|
|Consolation Bracket - 6:45 & 7:15pm|
|Sunday games will be held at the Plymouth Arena|
|8:45am, 9:00am, 11:15am (Championship game) & 11:30am|
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