Marquette High School Hockey (0) vs. Sault Ste. Marie Blue Devils (3) – Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 & 99.9.

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Sault Ste. Marie, MiFebruary 29, 2024 – In a pivotal matchup for Marquette High School Hockey, the team faced the Sault Ste. Marie Blue Devils. A win tonight would bring them one step closer to the MHSAA Finals, setting the stage for a thrilling encounter. Despite facing an unexpected setback with the team’s bus breaking down on the way to Sault Ste. Marie, the players were eager to hit the ice. Joe Gaffney and Coach Larry Karry provided live commentary from the stadium on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 & 99.9.


First Period: The game started with Cole Kelly making a crucial save, preventing a shot from entering the Marquette net. A close call saw a rebound nearly resulting in a clear shot for the Sault, but they missed, keeping the score tied at 0-0. Marquette had promising moments, with Tucker Welch passing to Carter for a near-goal opportunity. However, the Blue Devils managed to sneak in a goal with less than a minute left in the period.

Score: Marquette 0 – 1 Sault Ste. Marie

Second Period: The intensity ramped up in the second period, with both teams showcasing high energy. Marquette had multiple shots, including one that hit the post, but the Sault’s goalie stood strong, denying each attempt. The viewers were on the edge of their seats as Marquette fought hard to prove they deserved a spot in the finals. Despite numerous shots, Marquette couldn’t break through, and the score remained 0-1.

Score: Marquette 0 – 1 Sault Ste. Marie

Third Period: Entering what could potentially be Marquette High School Hockey’s last period of the season, they faced the challenge of overcoming the Blue Devils’ resilient goalie. With everything on the line, Marquette came in hot, pressing for a comeback. A penalty power play offered a golden opportunity, but Sault managed to extend their lead to 2-0 with four minutes remaining. Marquette fought hard, but the Sault secured another goal on the open net, sealing the end of Marquette High School Hockey’s season.

Final: Marquette 0 – 3 Sault Ste. Marie


As the season concludes, a heartfelt thank you goes out to the fans for their unwavering support throughout this roller coaster of a hockey season. Tune in to Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 & 99.9 for more thrilling sports action and join us in expressing gratitude for an amazing season of Marquette High School Hockey. Thank you for listening to Fox Sports Marquette 105.1 & 99.9.