By PATRICK SLACK
The Little Falls boys hockey team completed the rigorous end of its regular season, Tuesday, traveling to top-ranked Hermantown.
Junior goaltender Mike Stumpf stuffed 36 of the 38 shots he faced, but the undefeated Hawks were able to escape with a 2-0 win.
The Flyers now head into the postseason with a 16-9 record and the top seed in the Section 6A tournament.
Section quarterfinal action begins Tuesday, with the high seeds serving as hosts.
Hermantown 2, Little Falls 0
Little Falls 0 0 0 – 0
Hermantown 1 0 1 – 2
HER: Gronseth, 9:48 (pp)
HER: Gronseth, 9:14 (sh)
Saves: LF-Mike Stumpf: 36; HER: 12.