Brett Miller, KMRS/KKOK Sports Director
The Morris/Benson Area Storm received the no. 7 seed for the boys section 6A hockey playoffs on Wednesday.
The Storm will host no. 10 Wadena/Deer Creek in the Play-In round on Saturday from the Benson Civic Center at 3:00.
The Storm (19-4) and Wolverines (8-16-1) have met twice this year with MBA winning each time, 6-0 in Morris back on December 3rd and 5-1 in Wadena on February 4th.
The winner of Saturday’s game will travel to Alexandria on Tuesday to face no. 2 seeded Cardinals (17-8) in the quarterfinals.
The other Play-In game on Saturday has no. 8 Breckenridge/Wahpeton hosting no. 9 Prairie Centre, with the winner drawing top seed and defending state champion St. Cloud Cathedral on Tuesday.
Quarterfinal matchups already set for Tuesday include no. 3 Little Falls hosting no. 6 Sartell-St. Stephen, and no. 4 River Lakes hosting no. 5 Fergus Falls.
The Storm versus Wolverines game can be heard on 1230 AM or 107.7 FM KMRS.