While his former youth hockey teammates left in droves for private schools, Jake Hale, who attends Southwest, chose a sense of loyalty over his own options.
The Mustangs took 16 minutes worth of penalties but frustrated the Mankato West power-play units by blocking 29 shots.
Remaining at Blaine High School for his senior season made Riley Tufte, a skilled forward with NHL size, a virtual lock for the Mr. Hockey award.
By David La Vaque, Star Tribune
02/07/2015, 5:56pm CST
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