Fresh off solid play in their respective holiday tournaments, the Lumberjack Hockey teams host Alexandria in a Saturday doubleheader at BCA today.
The Lumberjack Boys are 2-9-1 after their runner up performance at the Rochester Kiwanis Hockey Festival. The Jacks beat Rochester John Marshall 5-1 in their best game of the year, tied Mayo 2-2 but earned a spot in the final with a shootout win and fell to Century 4-2 in the title game, with the last goal an empty netter. The Cardinals are 8-4-0 but have lost their last two to Mahtomedi and Brainerd.
Meanwhile, the Girls are now 7-8-0 and have their longest winning streak in seven years at 4 games. They swept the field in the Armstrong/Cooper tournament, taking the championship 1-0 on Lexi Leitner’s goal. Nettie Kimble had the shutout.
You’ll hear both game on the Lumberjack Radio Network. The Boys will be up first, with Lumberjacks Live at 1:45. The Girls will have the night game with Lumberjacks Live at 6:15. Both games will be on The BUN SportsRadio 104.5 or online HERE.