Girls’ hockey outshoots North Metro by 60 in quarterfinal win

Peter Best, Staff Writer

In the quarterfinals of the section 6AA playoffs, the girls’ hockey team beat the North Metro Stars 11-0 on Saturday, Feb. 11, at the Parade Ice Garden. BSM jumped out to an early lead on a goal by senior defender Megan Meskill, which would end up being the game winner. The Red Knights scored three goals in a span of 1:31, and the first period ended 6-0. The Red Knights scored three goals in the second period, and added two more in the third. Senior forward Aly Hoffman had a hat trick and an assist, and sophomore forwards Brittany Wheeler and Caitlin Reilly each had two goals. BSM outshot North Metro 63-3, and sophomore goaltender Abbey Miller got the win and the shutout. BSM faces Hopkins in the semifinals on Wednesday, Feb. 15, at Parade.