Thursday, March 10, 2011
2A Quarterfinals: Blaine vs. Edina
By MNSO Staff
Xcel Energy Center - St. Paul, MN.
#2 Edina 3
Lou Nanne: 2 assists
Max Everson: 1 assist
Connor Girard: 17 saves
Alex Copa: 1 assist
Dalton Nowicki: 1 assist
Nick Malvin: 24 saves
One defending champion fell on Wednesday, but the defending titlists in
AA came through with a big second period to keep the dream alive for a
Edina trailed 2-1 into the first intermission after Michael Sit's goal was answered by the Bengal's. Michael Brodzinski scored first, less than two minutes after Sit, then Jonny Brodzinski put Blaine on top shortly before the end of the period.
The middle frame belonged to the Hornets. Jake Sampson tied the game two minutes into the second period, banging home a rebound past Bengals goalie Nick Malvin.
Two minutes later, Andy Jordahl put the Hornets up for good on Lou Nanne's second assist of the game.