Section 3A boys hockey: Luverne is top seed
Luverne is the top seed for the upcoming Section 3A boys hockey tournament.
The tourney opens on Tuesday with three games. Windom Area (seeded eighth) hosts Fairmont (9) at 7:30 p.m. At 7 p.m., Redwood Valley (6) hosts Morris Area (11) and Willmar (7) hosts Worthington (10).
If the Trojans, who own a 2-19 record, get past 3-22 Willmar, they will play second-seeded Marshall Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. in Marshall.
Other quarterfinal games on Feb. 23 have Luverne hosting the winner of Windom Area/Fairmont, New Ulm (4) hosting Hutchinson (5) and Litchfield (3) hosting the winner of Redwood Valley/Morris Area.
Luverne is 18-5-1 on the season.
Semifinals are set for Feb. 25 at Lund Arena on the campus of Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter. The finals are also at GAC on March 1.