GOLDEN BEARS OFF TO FAST START

E-G NETTERS GO 3-0, WIN MORA TOURNAMENT

MORA, Minn. — Eveleth-Gilbert kicked off the season exactly how they wanted to Friday by winning the Mora Tournament.

The Golden Bears knocked off Duluth Marshall, 5-2; blanked Crosby-Ironton, 7-0; and cruised past the host Mustangs, 6-1, to win the event.

“That’s a good start to our season,’’ head coach Dean Edstrom said in a telephone interview. “There was lots of improvement over the winter and the summer. The kids have worked hard.’’