HAYWARD, Wis. -- The Hayward boys hockey team took down Superior 4-3 to advance to the WIAA D2 sectional finals.
An early two goal Spartans lead didn't last long, as the Hurricanes fought back to take a 4-3 lead by the end of the second period.
Ryland Achtor scored the go-ahead goal for the Hurricanes, which held for the entirety of the third period. It's Haywards first playoff win over Superior since the late 1990's.
The Hurricanes will meet Rice Lake in the sectional final on Saturday afternoon at Wessman Arena. Puck drop is scheduled for 2:00 p.m.
In the girls bracket, Eau Claire Area won 1-0 over Hayward to advance in the WIAA playoffs.