Brett Miller, KMRS/KKOK Sports Director
MORRIS – The Morris/Benson Area Storm have received the no. 10 seed for the section 6A boys hockey playoffs and will face no. 7 Prairie Centre on Saturday night in Sauk Centre.
The Storm (8-13) and North Stars (16-7-1) have played twice this season with each going to the Stars, 9-3 on Dec. 20th and 4-1 on Feb. 8th.
The Storm will be out for a bit of revenge as it was the North Stars who knocked them out of the playoffs last year at the same venue.
Game time is set for 7:00 p.m. at the Sauk Centre Civic Center, it can be heard on 1230 AM or 107.7 FM KMRS.
The winner of Saturday’s play-in game will then face no. 2 Sartell-St. Stephen on Tuesday, Feb. 19th.
The other play-in game on Saturday features (9) Breckenridge/Wahpeton versus (8) Wadena/Deer Creek, with the winner earning a matchup with top-seed St. Cloud Cathedral.
Quarterfinal matchups already set for Tuesday include (3) Alexandria hosting (6) Fergus Falls, and (4) Little Falls hosting (5) River Lakes.