In most years, the Section 4AA boys hockey playoffs features everyone else trying to figure out how to get past Hill-Murray or White Bear Lake. It’s a bit different this season, however, as there is a new team to beat.
Tears are expected when a team sees its season end one game short of the state tournament but some of the tears shed in the Mounds Vie w High School girls hockey team’s locker room following its section-final loss on Feb.
When the Nordic ski racing state meet takes place later this week, the boys’ competition will include a pair of Mustangs. This is the fifth consecutive year in which the Mounds View High School boys team is sending a representative to state.