Boys’ Hockey

Warroad’s Slukynsky Becomes Finalist for HS Play of the Winter

KVRR is bracketing off the top high school plays from the winter

MOORHEAD, Minn. — KVRR is bracketing off the top high school plays of the winter, and the first finalist is from Warroad boys hockey. Grant Slukynsky won the Ken Kraft High School play of the Week as a semifinalist. That play will match up against the winner from this Friday to see which will be crowned the High School Play…

Moorhead’s State Quarterfinal Comeback Falls Short against Top-Seeded Edina

The Spuds dropped the contest 4-2

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Moorhead boys hockey will have to wait at least another season for a state title. The Spuds lost their quarterfinal matchup against top-seeded Edina on Thursday. Moorhead fell in a 2-0 hole in the first period, but they pulled within a goal in the second with a Cullen Gess score. After another tally from the Hornets,…

EGF Boys Hockey Advances in Class-A State Tournament

Tanner Mack and Landon Parker each scored two goals for the Green Wave

ST. PAUL, Minn. — East Grand Forks boys hockey jumped ahead 3-0 in its state quarterfinal game against Minnesota River and rode that to a 5-2 win. Tanner Mack and Landon Parker each scored a pair of goals for the Green Wave to advance them to the semifinal. They will face St. Cloud Cathedral Friday at 11:00 a.m. All of…

Three Third-Period Goals Power East Grand Forks to State Hockey Tournament

The Green Wave knocked off Warroad 3-1 in the Section 8A Final

EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. — East Grand Forks boys hockey is heading back to the state tournament. The Green Wave scored three times in the third period of the Section 8A final to oust Warroad 3-1. Categories: High School, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Boys’ Hockey, East Grand Forks, EGF, green wave, Section 8A Final, Warroad

Fargo South-Shanley Boys Hockey Teams up for HS Play of the Week

Tanner Kirkeby beat the defense to set up a goal from Alex Senf

FARGO, N.D. — Fargo South-Shanley boys hockey teamed up to win this week’s Chris Heise High School Play of the Week. Tanner Kirkeby skated through four defenders and avoided being brought down. He then fed Alex Senf with a pass, and Senf was able to beat the goaltender to score. Congratulations to the Bruins. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra,…

Coach of the Week: Moorhead Boys Hockey’s Jon Ammerman

The Moorhead Spuds play in the section semifinals on Saturday

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moorhead boys hockey has reached the Section 8AA title game in each of its first five seasons under head coach Jon Ammerman. The Spuds are one win away from making it 6-for-6 as they get set to face Buffalo in the section semifinal on Saturday. Ammerman sat down with KVRR Sports Director Keith Albertson to discuss his…

HIGHLIGHTS: N.D. Boys State Hockey Quarterfinals

Grand Forks Central, Century, Bismarck and Davies all advance

FARGO, N.D. — The semifinals of the North Dakota boys state hockey tournament will be filled with two teams from the west and two from the east. Grand Forks Central continued its dominant season with a 14-0 win against Mandan. Davies also moves on win a comfortable win. Bismarck and Bismarck Century kept things close in the quarterfinal victories, with…

Moorhead Boys Hockey Shuts Out Rogers in Section Quarterfinals

The Spuds won 7-0

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Moorhead boys hockey extended its winning streak to double digits on Tuesday night, shutting out Rogers 7-0 in the Section 8AA quarterfinal. The Spuds’ offense exploded in the second period for four goals to help lead them to victory. They will take on Buffalo in the semifinals on Friday night. The Minnesota High School Hockey Championships can…

Davies’ Turnquist Turns Up the Speed to Earn HS Play of the Week

Turnquist turned an ordinary chance into a breakaway goal.

FARGO, N.D. — Fargo Davies boys hockey forward Connor Turnquist is the winner of the Ken Kraft High School Play of the Week. In a game against Fargo North, Turnquist turned an ordinary chance into a breakaway with his speed. He then netted the goal short-side. Congratulations to Turnquist. Categories: High School, KVRR Sports Extra, Play of the Week, Top…

Four Third-Period Goals Help Moorhead Boys Hockey Top Brainerd

The Spuds took down the Warriors 5-2.

MOORHEAD, Minn. — Trailing 2-1 heading into the final period, Moorhead boys hockey scored four goals in the third to help the take down Brainerd 5-2. Five different players scored for the Spuds as they picked up their eighth win in a row and extend their unbeaten streak to 10 games. The regular-season finale for Moorhead is Saturday at Hill-Murray….