Hill-Murray defeated White Bear Lake and Mahtomedi topped South St. Paul in Friday night's last two section championship games, paving the way for the annual Saturday morning unveiling of the boys' state hockey tournament brackets.
The coaches met Saturday morning to seed the tournament 1-5 with the unseeded teams being selected at random draw. Warroad is the top seed in Class 1A and Andover is the No. 1 in Class 2A.
Class A quarterfinal games (Wednesday)
11 a.m. - #2 St. Cloud Cathedral vs. Mankato East
1 p.m. - #3 Hermantown vs. Monticello
6 p.m. - #1 Warroad vs. Hutchinson
8 p.m. - #4 Mahtomedi vs. #5 Delano
Semifinal games are Friday at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., with the championship game Saturday at 12 p.m.
Class AA quarterfinal games (Thursday)
11 a.m. - #2 Blake vs. Maple Grove
1 p.m. - #3 Eden Prairie vs. Lakeville South
6 p.m. - #1 Andover vs. St. Thomas Academy
8 p.m. - #4 Moorhead vs. #5 Hill-Murray
Semifinal games are Friday at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. with the championship game Saturday at 7 p.m.
Class AA section winners
1AA: Lakeville South
2AA: Eden Prairie
3AA: St. Thomas Academy
5AA: Maple Grove
Class 1A section winners
1A: Mankato East
6A: St. Cloud Cathedral