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The Red Wing girls hockey team poses with the section championship trophy after beating New Prague 9-1 last Thursday in Owatonna. R-E/file photo

Girls Hockey: Wingers ready to set the tone


Without many common opponents, the Red Wing girls hockey team admits it doesn't know much about Alexandria, its first-round opponent in the Class 1A state tournament.

But with the team outscoring opponents 168-48 on the way to a 25-2 record and the No. 2 seed in the state tournament, the Wingers are focused on playing their game. Red Wing is back at state for the third straight year and the fourth time in five years, so why mess with success?

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Joe Brown
Joe Brown is the sports editor for the Red Wing Republican Eagle. Previously, he worked at the Marshall Independent and the St. Cloud Times. For updates on local sports, follow Joe on Twitter at @RE_JBrown.
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