SUBSCRIBE NOW Just 99¢ for your first month

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

BOYS HOCKEY

More than three dozen players from southeastern Minnesota have been named to rosters for next week's Minnesota Hockey High Performance Festivals.
A look at the athletes who were named to all-conference teams in basketball, hockey and wrestling in southeastern Minnesota.
Exclusive
Rochester Lourdes senior defenseman Charlie Kielty was a leader on and off the ice for the Eagles. He led the team in scoring and had the ability to be a game-changer. He also matured into an emotional leader over his three years with the team. For all those reasons, he's the 2021-22 Post Bulletin All-Area boys hockey Player of the Year.
There were 24 players in southeastern Minnesota this season who recorded 25 or more points. That, coupled with some standout goaltenders, made for difficult decisions when selecting the 2021-22 Post Bulletin All-Area Boys Hockey Team. And for the first time ever, we name an Adapted Floor Hockey Player of the Year.

ADVERTISEMENT

Latest Headlines
The 18,950 fans witnessed an evenly matched pair of Northwest Suburban conference foes, with Andover (25-5-1) and Maple Grove (23-7-1) providing a high-octane track meet that featured disallowed goals, missed rebounds, bone-crunching hits, dramatic saves and a shot that rang off the crossbar and goalpost.
Sixteen teams will converge on St. Paul and the Xcel Energy Center this week for the Minnesota high school boys hockey state tournament. Here's a look at all 16 teams and some of the players to watch this week.
Josh Storm narrowly missed out on the opportunity to play in a state tournament during his high school days. Thursday, he helped guide Lakeville South to its fourth consecutive Section 1AA boys hockey hockey championship and a spot in next week's Class AA state tournament.
New Prague let a two-goal lead slip away, but it rallied and scored the final three goals in beating Albert Lea in the Section 1A boys hockey championship game on Wednesday at the Rochester Recreation Center.
Jake Taylor is in his third season as the boys hockey head coach at Lakeville North. His Panthers will face rival Lakeville South — coached by former Owatonna bench boss Josh Storm — at 7 p.m. Thursday in Rochester, in the Section 1AA championship game.
Among the Mr. Hockey finalists are Joey DelGreco of Grand Rapids, Daimon Gardner of Warroad, Gavin Lindberg of Moorhead and Max Strand of Roseau

ADVERTISEMENT

Rochester Lourdes' senior class is a big reason why the boys hockey program has had such a successful turnaround in a short time.
Rochester Mayo fell behind by three goals in the first period Saturday and couldn't recover in a 6-0 loss to Lakeville South. Mayo finishes its strong season 17-6-3 overall.
Section 1A, 1AA boys hockey tournament schedules.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT