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Bemidji State’s Phil Brewer checks Keat Thompson of Team USA during first-period action Saturday. JACK HITTINGER | BEMIDJI PIONEER

Beavers edge Team USA 18-Under 4-3


BEMIDJI – After letting the freshmen loose in Bemidji State’s first exhibition contest – a 3-3 tie with the University of Manitoba – BSU head coach Tom Serratore wanted more of his leaders out there in BSU’s final exhibition game Saturday night against the U.S. National Under-18 team. Essentially, he wanted more structure.

That’s exactly what he got.

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Jack Hittinger
Jack Hittinger is a sports reporter for the Bemidji Pioneer, focusing on Bemidji State but also covering area high schools. He hails from the Great State of Michigan. Read his Bemidji State blog at and follow him on Twitter at @Jackhitts.
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