STATE CHAMPIONS: Hibbing Peewees, Bantams win state
Both teams were in the championship games last year
Published: Mar. 20, 2023 at 2:47 PM CDT
HIBBING, MN. (Northern News Now) - Not one, but two Hibbing youth hockey teams came home state champions.
The Hibbing Peewee A’s played in their third straight state tournament in New Ulm, MN.
They won 8-7 against Roseville and 8-3 against Delano leading up to the championship.
Beating Warroad, the number one ranked team in the state, 8-2 solidified the state title for the Peewees.
Further north, the Bantam A team played in their second consecutive state tournament in Prior Lake, MN.
During the tournament, the team won 6-1 against Chaska-Chanhassen and 3-1 against Monticello.
The Bantams beat Delano 8-1 to win their state championship game.
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