Photos: No. 1 Regis Jesuit hockey holds off No. 2 Monarch to win key game

SUPERIOR — Top-ranked Regis Jesuit hockey jumped out to a 4-1 lead early in the third period, then held on for a 4-3 win over No. 2 Monarch on Saturday night.

Wyatt Verity led Regis Jesuit with two goals, while Shane Ott had three assists. Paxton Erickson and Connor Kilkenny also scored for the Raiders.

Leo Felt had two goals and an assist for Monarch, and Yuta Young also scored.

The game was a rematch of the past two championship games. Monarch won last season, and Regis won in 2016.

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