Section 8AA 2012/13
Moorhead downs Brainerd, 2-0
Aaron Herdt registered two points to lead the Moorhead Spuds to a 2-0 victory over the Brainerd Warriors.
The win gave Moorhead the right to be part of the Elite 8 participating in this years' 2013 MSHSL Class AA State Tourney at the Xcel Energy Center as they represent Section 8AA.
The Spuds put up an impenetrable defensive front on the penalty kill, and did not allow Brainerd to score on any of its four power plays. Moorhead's offense rang up 36 shots on the Warriors' net.
Moorhead also got points from Nicholas Uglem, who also finished with one goal and one assist.
Jacob Dittmer recorded 24 saves for the Spuds. Moorhead incurred eight minutes in penalty time with four minors. Brainerd's Kyle Helmberger stopped 34 shots out of the 35 that he faced. The Warriors incurred six minutes in penalty time with three minors.