The “07 Blue Wave” a AAA youth hockey team from Crookston traveled to Rapid City, SD over the weekend to participate in the 2019 Rushmore Cup Hockey tournament. They went 4-0-1 on the weekend winning the championship game on Sunday in a 3-2 nail biter. Members of the team are Ashlyn Bailey, Isaiah Donarski, Brandon Colborn, Gavin Aakhus, Addie Fee, Garrett Fischer, Ryan Clauson, Riley Benson, Tate Hamre, Connor Maruska, Tucker Lovejoy, Greyson Ecker, Will Cymbaluk, Brady Chandler and Parker Kelly. The team is coached by former Pirate Hockey players Wes Colborn and Trent Fischer.
While the team was in Rapid City, they visited Mount Rushmore.