In a contest that wasn’t decided until the final period, the Hill-Murray Pioneers, the defending Class AA state champions, were pushed to the limit by Cretin-Derham Hall before gaining a third consecutive trip to the girls hockey state tournament.
Hill-Murray junior forward Laura Anderson (3) and freshman forward Abigail Boreen (22) worked to get the puck up ice during section semifinal playoffs. The Pioneers advanced after a 3-1 win over Stillwater at Aldrich Arena Feb. 10. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
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If the Tartan boys hockey team had any thoughts about reversing a 2-1 overtime defeat at the hands of Hill-Murray in their first meeting back on Jan. 15, it soon vanished once the second period got underway at Aldrich Arena Wednesday, Feb. 11.