Two streaks were halted on one shot Thursday night at Purpur Arena.
In the end, however, East Grand Forks Senior High kept alive its biggest streak. The unbeaten Green Wave won their fourth straight boys hockey game, topping Grand Forks Red River 5-1.
Grand Forks Central gave the East Grand Forks Senior High boys hockey team its closest contest to date on Tuesday night. That just goes to show how dominant the Green Wave have been in this young season. The Wave used a pair of power-play goals and limited Central to seven shots on net as Senior High beat the Knights 3-0 at the East Grand Forks Civic Center.
Despite playing a two-three zone for the majority of the game, East Grand Forks Sacred Heart had no answer for the post play of Stephen-Argyle. Seniors Donley Gryskiewicz and Lance Yutrzenka were able to find their way to the rim consistently for Stephen-Argyle, which topped Sacred Heart 64-41 on Tuesday in East Grand Forks.
Behind the 24-point performance of 6-7 senior center Jim Warmack, East Grand Forks improved to 3-1 on Saturday with a convincing 90-37 victory over the Bemidji High School boys basketball team in the second day of the Lumberjacks Classic.
The Green Wave, who are ranked No. 3 in the latest Minnesota Class A state poll, played host to No. 4 Totino-Grace. Senior High dominated the game defensively — allowing just 12 shots on goal in a 4-0 victory over Totino-Grace at the East Grand Forks Civic Center.
Underwood, the little team that could, couldn’t Friday. The Rockets – representing a town of less than 400 – fell to the Superlarks 28-6 in the Minnesota Class 9-man state title game. It was the Rockets’ first-ever appearance in the state title game.
Fargo Davies goalie Alex Kruger picked a good time to post his first career varsity hockey shutout. Dating back to last year, Fargo Davies was 0-3 in its last three meetings against defending state champion Grand Forks Red River.
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