Owatonna Adapted Floor Hockey Drops State Tournament Opener
Owatonna High School's adapted floor hockey team lost 11-5 to Anoka-Hennepin at the state tournament at Bloomington Jefferson High School. Action continues on Saturday.
The Huskies will play in the consolation semifinals Saturday morning March 14 at 10:30 a.m. against St. Cloud Area. The winner will play in the consolation finals. All games are at Bloomington Jefferson High School.
Owatonna's wrestling team will host a meet-and-greet event Saturday afternoon at Sparetime Entertainment. Coaches and wrestlers will be on hand before the weekly bingo session, which begins at 3 p.m. The OHS wrestlers are coming off a good season with a second place in the Big Nine Conference. They advanced to the section semifinals and six Huskies qualified for the state tournament. Freshman Peyton Robb won a state title at 106 pounds. Brandon Moen, Alex Green, and Tanner Cole all earned medals.
Section girls basketball champions were crowned on Friday night. Dover-Eyota beat Plainview-Elgin-Millville 71-62 in overtime in the 1AA finals to advance to state. Lyle / Pacelli defeated Filmore Central 47-36 in the 1A final.
At the state boys basketball tournament, Friday's results set the field for the championship games on Saturday.
Friday, March 13:
Rushford-Peterson 62, Central Minnesota Christian 39
Maranatha Christian Academy 74, Battle Lake 69
Melrose Area upset the No. 1-ranked St. Croix Lutheran 55-40
Caledonia 74, Maple River 58
Saturday, March 14:
Class A title game: Rushford-Peterson vs. Maranatha Christian Academy, 11 a.m.
Class AA title game: Melrose Area vs. Caledonia, 1 p.m.
Class AAA title: DeLaSalle vs. St. Paul Johnson, 5 p.m.
Class AAAA title: Champlin Park vs. Apple Valley, 8 p.m.
All four games on Saturday can be heard live on KDHL AM 920 and on the Radio Pup app. Gordy Kosfeld and Roy Koenig will bring you the play-by-play.