Greyhounds Clinch Semifinal Spot

Posted at: 03/07/2013 1:50 PM
Updated at: 03/08/2013 12:28 AM
By: Dan Williamson

St. Paul, Minn. - Jack Kolar's goal was the only scoring in Duluth East's 1-0 victory over Moorhead in the State AA Boy's Hockey Quarterfinals at the Xcel Energy Center.

Alex Toscano and Phil Beaulieu assisted Kolar's goal, which gave the Greyhounds the lead and came at 1:13 into the second period. Moorhead goalie Jacob Dittmer made 29 saves while Duluth East goalie Dylan Parker stopped all 12 shots he saw.

Duluth East has won 17 straight games and improves to 25-4 this season. The Spuds fall to 14-12-2.

The Greyhounds advance to the State AA Semifinals on Friday night at 6:00 pm at the Xcel Energy Center.

(Contributions from Howard Voigt of the Minnesota State High School League.)