By Gary Ridderbusch
in semi final
After beating Mosinee 4-2 in the first game of the Pines Classic Friday, the Northland Pines Eagles’ boys hockey team fell to University School of Milwaukee 3-1 in the championship game Saturday.
After trailing Mosinee 2-0 in the third period, Northland Pines senior Leif Offerdahl put Pines on the board. The Eagles scored three more goals for the win. —STAFF PHOTO
In the winner over Mosinee, which also counted as a Great Northern Conference (GNC) game, the Eagles got off to a slow start, according to Pines coach Mike DePuydt.
“Having not had a game for over a week, we came out very slow, not only our legs, but our minds as well,” said DePuydt. “Our decision making was poor, as well as our execution.”
For the first time since the Eagles game against Rochester Lourdes over the holiday break, Pines