The Pine City/Rush City boys hockey team — with Mike Hauner, Jake Kleinsasser, Conner Werner, Blake Cook and Matt Haglund, all from Rush City — hosted and lost to the Mora/Hinckley-Finlayson Mustangs 4-3 Tuesday, Jan. 24, before traveling and losing to the St. Paul Highland Park Scots 4-1 last Thursday. The boys then lost 11-0 on road ice to the Minneapolis Coop Novas on Saturday.
Rush City skater Kleinsasser scored the only goal (unassisted) for the Dragons in the game against the Scots.
The team has a 1-6 Two Rivers Conference and 3-15-1 overall record. The Pine City /Rush City boys will host the Becker/Big Lake Eagles (5-12) at Pine City Civic Center at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2, before hosting the Ely/Northeast Range Timberwolves (3-11) at 3 p.m. Feb. 4. The Dragons will then host the 16-2 WSFLG (Webster, Siren, Frederic, Luck, Grantsburg) Blizzard at 7 p.m. Monday. Feb. 6.