Hockey boys seeded sixth in Section 7AA

The Rangers will head to Grand Rapids on Tuesday for the first round of the Section 7AA boys’ hockey tournament. Forest Lake earned the sixth seed with a record of 11-13-1. The Thunderhawks are seeded third and carry a record of 19-6. They are also ranked No. 11 in the state. Forest Lake fell 6-0 in Grand Rapids in its second game of the season.

Top-ranked Duluth East (23-1) is the section’s top seed, while No. 15 Andover is the second seed.

The semifinals are set for Feb. 25 in Duluth, with the section final game on March 1.