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Hockey Notebook

HERMANTOWN, Minn. — Hermantown High defenseman Darian Gotz, a senior, announced his verbal to the Bulldogs today, via Twitter. Honored to announce my commitment to play college hockey at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Thank you to my family, friends and coaches for all the support. #godogs🐶 pic.twitter.com/7NBJTWMZyn — Darian Gotz (@dgotz14) September 20, 2018 A tweet from Gotz’s Hermantown coach, Patrick Andrews: Congrats Darian, so well deserved. You are the example of what the…

Team North stays unbeaten in Elite League

Team North (4-0-2) and Team Southeast (5-1-0) are tied for first-place with 10 points each in the 2018 Upper Midwest High School Elite League hockey standings after two weekends of play. In games played this weekend at IRA Civic Center in Grand Rapids, Minn., Team North defeated Team Northwest 6-2 and Team Great Plains 5-2 on Saturday, and tied Team Southwest 5-5 Sunday. GAMES NEXT WEEKEND All games at New Hope Arena in New Hope,…

Donovan collects hat trick as Team North wins Elite League weekend opener

Duluth East’s Ryder Donovan scored three goals as Team North rolled to a 6-2 victory over Team Northwest in an Upper Midwest High School Elite League hockey game Saturday morning at IRA Civic Arena in Grand Rapids. The Greyhounds’ Ricky Lyle and Hunter Frederick Paine also scored goals for Team North (3-0-1), and Hermantown’s Blake Biondi added his team-leading fifth goal of the season. Team North faces Team Great Plains (2-2-0) at 8:30 p.m. today…

Team North wins Elite League opener

Duluth East’s Brendan Baker scored two goals, including the game-winner early in the third period, as Team North defeated Team Northeast 3-2 in an Upper Midwest High School Elite League hockey season-opening game Saturday morning at New Hope Arena in New Hope, Minn. Hermantown’s Blake Biondi added a second-period goal for Team North, and Greenway goaltender Carter Clafton stopped 23 of 25 shots. Team North (1-0) next plays Wisconsin (0-1) at 8 p.m. today and…

High School Hockey Notebook

The annual Hilltopper Classic high school boys hockey tournament will be held Dec. 27-29 at Mars Lakeview Arena in Duluth. Competing teams include Bemidji, Blake School, Brainerd, Buffalo, Chanhassen, Duluth Marshall, Hermantown and Rosemount. . . . The 2018 Upper Midwest High School Elite League boys hockey regular season opens Saturday in New Hope, Minn. Twelve teams will compete in a seven-week Elite League regular season, with all-weekend games also played in Duluth, Faribault, Grand…

Hermantown blitzes Mahtomedi in high school boys summer hockey tourney final

Blake Biondi and Joey Pierce scored two goals each to power Hermantown to a 7-1, running-time victory over Mahtomedi in the Lakeview Summer Classic high school boys hockey championship Sunday afternoon at Mars Lakeview Arena. Darian Gotz, Justin Thomas and Sam High also scored goals for the Hawks, who advanced to the Lakeview final with victories over Brainerd and Benilde-St. Margaret’s. “I like our depth,” Hermantown Coach Pat Andrews said following the championship game. “I…