RICHFIELD PATCH GAME OF THE WEEK
Stars (8-2-3, 5-0 Missota Conference) vs. Raiders (9-4-1, 4-1 Missota Conference)
When: 7 p.m. Tuesday
Last Meeting: Northfield defeated Holy Angels 2-0 on the road last season.
On the Line
The Stars had won six-straight games before losing to No. 10 St. Paul Central Saturday. They have been dominant in Missota Conference play, outscoring their opponents 34-1. They are aiming for the conference title, but they must beat the 2007, 2008 and 2009 champion Northfield first. The Raiders have won six-straight as they have had a 33-3 edge in goals during that stretch.
Players to Watch
Lucas Ciabattoni—Holy Angels attacker
- The junior has eight goals and seven assists in 13 contests this season.
Avery Nelson—Northfield forward
- The senior has eight goals this season, tied for the most on the team. .
Stars will win if ...
They can create offensive opportunities against a Northfield defense that has allowed only 18 goals this season.
Raiders will win if ...
They can keep their hot play going and prove to be a spoiler to the Stars’ hopes of winning the conference title.