North Branch Area Hockey Association’s B1 Pee Wee took second place in the District 10 tournament.
The team landed in the championship after defeating Spring Lake Park, 4-3, and Elk River, 7-0. In the final game Feb. 24, they played hard but fell to Champlain Park in the third period. The final score was 3-4.
The North Branch Pee Wee team did qualify to represent District 10 in the regional tournament this weekend. North Branch will take on Wadena on Friday, March 1 at 6:30 p.m. in St. Louis Park.
The Pee Wee team consists of Jon Chilstrom, Matt Courtright, Wyatt Garin, Alec Hink, Brennan James, Nick Jensen, Dawson Linkert, Cody Moline, Timmy Moll, Trevor Mellen, Andy Osland, Jacob Richards, Jared Schmitt, Justin Sachs, Tristen Thomas and Brandon Williams.
The head coach is Craig Moline, assisted by Chris Courtright, Tom Garin and Dan Linkert.