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4 Mitchell teams compete in the 11th annual Lucky Devils adult hockey tourney

The 11th annual Mitchell Lucky Devils adult hockey tournament was held at the Mitchell Activities Center this past weekend.

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Mitchell Mavericks’ Nathan Moon controls the puck during an adult hockey game against Skime Ranch (Fargo) on April 9, 2022, at the Mitchell Activities Center.
Branden Hull / Mitchell Republic

MITCHELL — Four Mitchell teams competed for a championship in the 11th annual Mitchell Lucky Devils adult hockey tournament held at the Mitchell Activity Center from April 8-10.

The four local teams, Upper Midwest Garage Door, Lucky Devils A, Lucky Devils C and Mitchell Mavericks, all played three games in pool play in an attempt to advance to the championship round.

In Division A, the Mitchell Mavericks lost all three of its games. One of the losses came at the hands of the Lucky Devils A, on Friday by a score of 9-3. Lucky Devils A managed to pick up another win against Highlife 16-4 on Saturday, but lost its final game of the tournament to Skime Ranch (Fargo) 10-2 Saturday morning.

Slime Ranch (Fargo) advanced and won the Division A championship over Divergent Ink (Sioux Falls) 7-1.

In Division C, Lucky Devils C dropped all three of its contests as well, losing to the Sioux City Mallards 7-2 on Friday, Huron 8-1 on Saturday and the ParkingLot People (Sioux Falls) 5-3 on Sunday. The ParkingLot People (Sioux Falls) beat Daddies On Ice (Aberdeen) 2-0 in the Division C championship game.

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Upper Midwest Garage Door's Ryan Adrian controls the puck during an adult hockey game against Black Ice (Minnesota) on April 9, 2022, at the Mitchell Activities Center.
Branden Hull / Mitchell Republic

In the 35-and-older division, Upper Midwest Garage Door managed to beat Black Ice (Minnesota) 4-2 on Saturday evening for its lone win of the tournament. Upper Midwest Garage Door lost to Rise Wealth Resources (Sioux Falls) 10-1 on Friday afternoon and lost to the eventual champion Wolverines (Sioux Falls) on Friday night 5-1.

The Wolverines (Sioux Falls) beat Rise Wealth Resources (Sioux Falls) 4-3 in the 35-plus division championship game on Sunday.

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