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Scoring a pond hockey goal for his big bro, Jack

By Star Tribune, 01/23/12, 12:03AM CST


Scoring a pond hockey goal for his big bro, Jack

Max Jablonski, 13, was congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal during a fundraising pond hockey tournament in Excelsior for his brother, Jack Jablonski, on Sunday. Max played with the girls' team from Benilde-St. Margaret's High School and was n

Max Jablonski, 13, got a group hug from some Benilde St. Margaret's girls' hockey players on Sunday at the Jack Jablonski Junior Bronze Pond Hockey Tournament on Lake Minnetonka.
A check for $50,035 was presented to Jack and Max's dad, Mike Jablonski, after the fundraising event for Jack, who is expected to leave Hennepin County Medical Center on Monday and enter Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute, according to an entry on his CaringBridge site.
The Benilde-St. Margaret's player was paralyzed in a Dec. 30 hockey game. The fundraiser to pay medical bills was part of Hockey Blast 2012.

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