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Bemidji’s Allie Heifort (7) works the puck up the ice during Bemidji’s Section 8AA game against North Wright County Tuesday night in Monticello. The Lumberjacks fell 3-0 to end their season. Clay Sawatzke | Monticello Times

GIRLS HOCKEY: Early deficit dooms Bemidji in section semifinal loss to North Wright County


MONTICELLO – Bemidji couldn’t overcome North Wright County’s fast start.

The River Hawks scored two goals in the first two minutes of the Section 8AA semifinal matchup to give themselves a 2-0 cushion.

Despite a great comeback effort by the Lumberjacks, they couldn’t find the back of the net and the River Hawks advanced with a 3-0 victory Tuesday night.

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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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