Minnehaha Academy 2, St. Paul Academy 1, OT. Zach Roberts was the overtime hero for the Redhawks, scoring the game-winning goal 1:11 into the overtime frame. Cole Knutson scored the other Redhawks goal as Brandon Lucas earned the win in net with 28 saves. Thomas Kuriscak stopped 12 shots as Duncan Fleming scored the lone Spartan goal.
Stillwater 1, Mahtomedi 0. Noah Tussey’s late second-period goal was all the Ponies needed in front of Jesse Brown’s 32-save shutout to defeat the Zephyrs. Matthew McGinley and Spencer Scott recorded the assists on Tussey’s goal. Bailey Huber made 20 saves for the Zephyrs.
White Bear Lake 3, Forest Lake 2. Chase Hamstad led the Bears’ offense with two points — a goal just 22 seconds into the game and an assist later in the period — and Jake Klein scored a power play marker midway through the second that would prove to be the game-winner. Stephen Uremovich stopped 14 shots in the win. Brady Peterson made 36 saves for the Rangers as Zack Raabe and Dylan Fink recorded the Ranger goals.
Centennial 3, Blaine 2. Lucas McGregor scored two goals to lead the Cougar offense, with Caleb Nelson scoring the eventual game-winner with less than six minutes remaining in the third period. Bryce Brodzinski scored both Bengal goals on the power play. Travis Allen recorded the win in net, making 28 stops. Joe Daninger had 31 saves for the Bengals.
Tartan 3, South St. Paul 2. Ben Hickey completed the Titans' come-from-behind win, scoring the third unanswered goal of the third period with 28 seconds left in the game. Grant McDonald started the comeback for the Titans with a goal midway through the third period before Nick Bowlin added a short-handed marker to tie the score. Joey Dimartino made 23 saves for the Titans. Jacob Saver and Samuel Rohrer were the goal scorers for the Packers as Jacob Toensing made 38 saves.
Minnetonka 6, Eden Prairie 3. Bobby Brink tallied an assist 23 seconds into the game in the Skippers’ win and added two short-handed markers before the second period was over. Joe Molenaar added two third-period goals for the Skippers as Charlie Glockner earned the win in net with 28 saves. Andrew Dietrich made 30 saves as seven different players each registered one point for the Eagles.