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The post-race awards ceremony will still take place at the Barkers Island Inn and Convention Center following Saturday’s races.
Spartan goaltender Dayton Podvin picked up his second shutout with 11 saves.
Superior hosts New Richmond Tuesday night.
Duluth leads the Open Division all-time series with Superior 25-19.
Senior season winding down for former Spartan
4 Sholds, Hanson and Hinaus win pond hockey title
Kintop, Raboin each score 19 for Superior.
With a roster that includes a handful of Europeans, a Russian, eight Canadians and 13 players from all over the United States, a practice for the Wisconsin-Superior men's hockey team could sometimes be mistaken for a United Nations meeting. The international players include sophomore forward Pavel Mikhasenok (Yekaterinburg, Russia), freshman defenseman Artur Terchiyev (Kiev, Ukraine), junior forward Bruno Birzitis (Riga, Latvia), junior defenseman Jerry Miettunen (Tuusula, Finland) and sophomore goaltender Oscar Svensson (Sodertaljei, Sweden).
Russian, Ukrainian team up on and off the ice
Forty-six teams are entered in this year’s event, including 20 in the Open Division and six in the Rink Rat Division. There are also 20 mite teams in action from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.