Pee Week B and C take home 3rd place finishes, Girls 14U 5th place at state tournaments

Brent Nathaniel

WATERTOWN, S.D. ( — The Watertown Lakers competed at the Girls 14U, PeeWee B and C state hockey tournaments over the weekend.

In the girls 14U, at Mitchell, Watertown would fall in the opening round Friday afternoon to Sioux Falls 6-0, would blank Sioux Center 2-0 on Saturday in the consolation bracket Saturday and take home the consolation championship with a 5-4 win over Oahe on Sunday.

At the PeeWee State B Tournament in Yankton, Watertown would defeat Mitchell to open up Friday, 11-4, would fall to Sioux Falls One on Saturday 8-4 and take home fourth place on Sunday as Laker PeeWee B fell to Sioux Falls Two, 4-2.

PeeWee C would open up tournament play in Aberdeen on Friday with a 6-2 win over Sioux Falls Two, would fall to the one seed Brandon Valley on Saturday, 5-2 and take home fourth place on Sunday, falling to Brookings 4-3.

The Bantam A Tournament will be held in Huron and Bantam B Tournament in Rapid City, February 26th through the 28th.