Alaskans Clair DeGeorge and Avery Dunn helped the Shattuck-St. Mary's (Minnesota) 16-and-under girls win a Tier I national hockey championship Monday, when Team Alaska lost in the title game of the Tier II 16-and-under tournament.
Alaska's three-game sweep at Stockton, which drove its winning streak to five games, also allowed the Aces to leapfrog Utah and move into the last playoff spot in the ECHL's Pacific Division.Doyle Woody
Helenka Brice's strike in double overtime earned Team Alaska a 2-1 win over the Vermont Shamrocks and a spot in Monday's championship game against the East Coast Wizards of Massachusetts for the Tier II 16-and-under girls title in East Lansing, Michigan.Alaska Dispatch News
One night after matching a franchise record for goals in a 10-2 throttling of Stockton, the Alaska Aces needed a shootout to secure a 5-4 victory over the Thunder. Alaska won the skills contest 2-0.Doyle Woody