Blue Devils win state title
The Mustang Hockey Association’s Blue Devils won the PeeWee Tier II Major state championship in exciting fashion, earning a 3-2 overtime victory over the Alaska Wolves on Sunday, March 3 at Ben Boeke Ice Arena.
Bradley Mackin was the hero for the Blue Devils, scoring in extra time on an assist from Grant Epple.
After falling behind 1-0 in the first, Hannah Lowery scored an unassisted goal to tie the game. The Wolves responded and carried a 2-1 lead into the second period.
Zach Plucinski knotted the score at 2-2 with an unassisted tally in the second period.
Blue Devils netminder Trent Burnham stopped 33 of 35 shots for the win.
Pictured following the game are: (First row) Trent Burnham; (second row, L-R) Ty McEnaney, Grant Epple, Jaden Hewes, Bradley Mackin, Porter Schachle, Zach Plucinski, Cam McDonald; (third row, L-R) head coach Pete McEnaney, Brandon Lajoie, Ole Fair, assistant coach Kenny Wood, Hannah Lowery, Micayla Lantto, Nat Nielsen, Stephen Matthew, assistant coach Trent Schachle, Macsen Cottle.