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North Branch boys hockey
Protecting the crease against the Tigers
Published February 7, 2016 at 8:01 am
Viking boys earn third win
Published January 20, 2016 at 12:15 pm
NB falls to Buffalo, Sauk Rapids-Rice The North Branch boys hockey team won its third game of the year over the weekend when hosting Monticello-Annandale-Maple Lake, The Vikings fell to a 1-0 deficit in the first period, but came back with four consecutive goals, starting with a score by junior...
NB hockey boys clinch first win
Published December 11, 2015 at 8:01 am
Vikings 1-3 on the season by Kat Ladwig
Looking back at NB hockey
Published March 7, 2015 at 11:02 am
Vikings show improvement in program The North Branch boys hockey team closed its season on Tuesday, Feb. 17, in the opening round of the Section 5A tournament. The Vikings fell 10-0 to Proctor. North Branch opened the year in non-conference play, recording three wins in their first five games. But...
NB boys drop close one
Published February 20, 2015 at 7:05 pm
The North Branch boys hockey team closed out the regular season last Tuesday with a 6-5 loss at Moose Lake. The Vikings are 6-18 overall, 2-10 in the Mississippi 8 Conference and 2-6 in Section 7AAA. North Branch earned the 10th seed, and played seventh-seeded Proctor on Tuesday. The winner goes on...
Viking boys knock off Tigers
Published February 26, 2014 at 9:05 am
NB hockey falls in second round While the North Branch boys hockey team was able to edge out Pine City/Rush City during the first round of Section 5A play last Tuesday, the Vikings hit a wall in the second round with top-ranked Chisago Lakes, falling 13-0 to the Wildcats. During the first game...
NB and PC/RC faces off
Published January 29, 2014 at 10:54 am
Vikings learning to adjust to Mississippi 8 The North Branch boys hockey team faced its neighbor to the north, Pine City/Rush City, in Lindstrom last Tuesday. It was nearly a scoreless first period until junior Colton Danks of the Vikings put his team on the board by scoring with just over a minute...
Vikings edge out Rebels in OT
Published December 26, 2013 at 9:05 am
NB hockey boys earn second win Saturday’s home game against Moose Lake was an exciting back-and-forth battle for the North Branch boys hockey team. Fortunately for the Vikings, they were one step ahead as they pulled out a 5-4 overtime victory to record their second win of the season. Five...
NB boys hockey drops home opener
Published December 4, 2013 at 10:24 am
Vikings score three in loss The North Branch boys hockey team fell in its home opener to Richfield, 7-3, on Monday, Nov. 25. The Vikings fell behind early, trailing 3-1 at the close of the first period. Freshman T.J. Reis scored the lone goal off a pas from freshman Ryan Byrkit nine minutes into...
Viking skaters lose in first round
Published February 27, 2013 at 1:30 pm
The No. 10 section seeded North Branch boys hockey team traveled to Mora and lost 7-6 to No. 7 seeded Mora/Hinckley-Finlayson in the first round of Section 5A Championship playoffs last week. The Vikings ended the 2012-13 season fifth in the Two Rivers Conference with a 2-8 conference and 3-23...