|Courtesty of KQ-92 FM in Warroad, MN:|
By: Jon Michael ( The Voice Of Border Hockey)
The 2008 Section 8A Boy's Hockey Tournament gets underway next Tuesday, February 19, with the play-in round.
The Warroad Warriors (#1 seed) will play in the first quarter-finals contest on Thursday, February 21 at 6:00 p.m. The Park Rapids Panthers (#2 seed) will play in the third quarter-finals game on Friday, February 22, at 6:00 p.m.
In the play-in round on Tuesday, the Lake of the Woods Bears (#7 seed) will host the Bagley / Fosston Flyers (#10 seed). The winner of LOW - Bagley / Fosston, will meet the 23-2-0 Park Rapids club in the quarterfinals.
The Crookston Pirates (#8 seed) will play host to the Red Lake Falls Eagles (#9 seed). The winner of Crookston vs. Red Lake Falls draws the 19-6-0 Warroad Warriors at the Ralph Engelstad Arena in Thief River Falls.
The surging Kittson-Central Wolfpack (#6 seed) will play host to the Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Wolves (#11 seed) with a 5:00 p.m. tilt at the Hallock Memorial Arena. The winner of Kittson-Central vs. Walker-H-A earn a berth to play the East Grand Forks (#3 seed) on Friday, February, 22, 2008.
Thief River Falls Prowlers (#4 seed) will play the Bemidji Lumberjacks in the second quarter-finals game on Thursday, February 21, at 8:00 p.m. The Section 8A boys hockey tournament is being held at the Ralph Engelstad Arena in Thief River Falls.
Section 8A seeds
1. Warroad Warriors ( 19-6-0 )
2. Park Rapids Panthers ( 23-2-0 )
3. East Grand Forks Green Wave ( 11-13-1 )
4. Thief River Falls Prowlers ( 11-13-0 )
5. Bemidji Lumberjacks ( 9-15-0 )
6. Kittson Central Wolfpack ( 17-8-0 )
7. Lake of the Woods Bears ( 6-18-1 )
8. Crookston Pirates ( 4-20-1 )
9. Red Lake Falls Eagles ( 6-15-1 )
10. Bagley-Fosston Flyers ( 2-18-0 )
11. Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Wolves ( 0-16-0 )