Bantams take second at State
By Neal A. Shipman
The Watford City Bantam hockey team had to settle for second place in the State Bantam Gold Hockey Tournament in a disappointing, 4-2, loss to the Minot Black team.
The Oilers, who entered the tournament, which was held at the Rough Rider Center this past weekend, with a perfect, 37-0, record picked up two wins to advance to the title match.
Watford City picked up an 8-2 opening round win over Williston and then bested Mandan, 10-7, in the semifinals to advance to Sunday’s title game.