The 2018 VFW Regional Tournament champions, Duluth East Bantam AA hockey team, will be heading to the VFW State Tournament March 23-25 in Moorhead, Minn. The No. 31-ranked Greyhounds took out No. 8-ranked Grand Rapids twice on Feb. 25 in a double-elimination format. Pictured are (top row, left to right): Assistant coach Steven Holappa, William Weinkauf, Zarley Ziemski, Matthew Locker, Lake Nosan, Brady Gray, Josh Locker, Derek Holte, assistant coach Troy Olson and head coach Stephen Pitoscia; (middle five, left to right): Lars Berg, Garrett Johnson, Dylan Erickson, Joel Turpen and Brayden Meierhoff; (bottom row, left to right): Dylan Gray, Jacob Jeannette, Derek Hughes and George Rolfe.