Class A Girls Hockey Semifinal: Cloquet-Esko-Carlton beats Warroad 5-3

Updated: February 21, 2020 06:44 PM

The third seeded Lumberjacks (27-3) edged the second seeded Warriors of Warroad (22-5-2), 5-3 to earn a place in Saturday afternoons Class A championship game.

Click the video box on this page to see extended highlights of the Class A Semifinal between Cloquet-Esko-Carlton and Warroad


Senior forward Taylor Nelson had five points in the game on Friday Feb. 21 at Xcel Energy Center; three goals and two assists.

She gave her team a 2-0 lead at the end of one period.

Warroad tied the game in the second period on goals from junior forwards Geno Hendrickson and Sydney Phaneuf.

Nelson scored what turned out to be game winner 1:09 into the final period.

Teammate Kiana Bender scored goals four and five for the Lumberjacks.


Courtesy: Minnesota State High School League

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