Weather Forecast


Bemidji pee wee team places fourth at Paul Bunyan International

sports Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
Bemidji pee wee team places fourth at Paul Bunyan International
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Bemidji, which captured the North Division Pool with a 2-0-1 record, dropped its two games in the Championship Bracket of the Paul Bunyan International Pee Wee Hockey Tournament, losing to St. Michael-Albertville 7-2 and to Roseau 6-5 to finish fourth in the 16-team field.

In pool play Bemidji defeated Keweenaw 7-2, edged Rogers 6-5 and tied Fergus Falls 5-5.

Grand Forks defeated St. Michael-Albertville 2-1 Sunday afternoon at the Sanford Center to win the championship.

Grand Forks, which defeated Brainerd 8-3, Cloquet 4-2 and Armstrong-Cooper 10-1 in pool play, advanced to the championship game against St. Michael-Albertville by nipping Roseau 2-1 in the semifinals.

Hermantown claimed the Lumberjack championship with a 6-1 victory over Cloquet. Keweenaw won the Blue Ox title with a 5-2 win over St. Cloud and Fergus Falls was the Headwaters champion with a 4-2 win over Armstrong-Cooper.

PBIHT Sunday Results

Championship Bracket

Semifinals: St. Michael-Albertville 7, Bemidji 2; Grand Forks 2, Roseau 1

Championship: Grand Forks 2, STMA 1

Consolation: Roseau 6, Bemidji 5

Lumberjack Bracket

Semifinals: Hermantown 12, Rogers 3; Cloquet 8, Virginia 3

Championship: Hermantown 6, Cloquet 1

Consolation: Rogers 4, Virginia 2

Blue Ox Bracket

Semifinals: Keweenaw 3, Ft. Frances 2; St. Cloud 4, Brainerd 3

Championship: Keweenaw 5, St. Cloud 2

Consolation: Brainerd 4, Ft. Frances 3

Headwaters Bracket

Semifinals: Fergus Falls 9, Crookston 7; Armstrong-Cooper 9, Orland Park 3

Championship: Fergus Falls 4, Armstrong-Cooper 2

Consolation: Orland Park 9, Crookston 2

Pioneer staff reports