The Proctor-Hermantown Mirage high school girls hockey team squandered a 43-save performance by goaltender Abby Pajari in a 1-0, opening game road loss at Warroad on Saturday afternoon. P-HM (0-1) faces nonconference Orono (0-0) in a 2021-22 home opener at Proctor Arena on Friday night.
. The Duluth Northern Stars defeated Princeton 14-1 and lost to Roseville 6-2 in season-opening high school girls hockey home games Friday night and Saturday afternoon at Essentia Duluth Heritage Center. Sophomore forward Grace Karakas scored three goals and five points in the openers, and Ava Patronas and Gracyn Schipper contributed four points each. Duluth (1-1) will play host to Duluth Marshall (1-0) at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Essentia. The Hilltoppers defeated Breck 4-2 Saturday afternoon at Mars Lakeview Arena.