Mudcats return to state tourney
The Bemidji Mudcats will return to the state tournament.
They clinched a berth Sunday with a 10-2 win over Hibbing after losing earlier in the winners bracket final 5-2 to Blaine.
Those two will meet at BSU Sunday at 1 to determine seedings for the state with Bemidji needing to win twice to secure the No. 1 seed. Blaine is in its first season in Region 6B.