Minnesota high schooler scores one of the sickest hockey goals ever [VIDEO]
Detroit Lakes senior Alex Mason hopes to continue his hockey career next year on a Canadian junior team. Saturday, he faked a goalie out of his pads while scoring an NHL-caliber short-handed goal.
Mason is an interesting kid -- he rocks flowing long hair as a tribute to his Mahomen Indian roots and lives on the White Earth Reservation, but attends class at the nearby Detroit Lakes High School.
Below the jump is video of Mason's goal, which Yahoo calls "one of the most spectacular goals of the calendar year, at any level of hockey competition":
No doubt, that's the best goal I've seen from a Minnesota high schooler sinceAdam Banks tore it up in the Goodwill Games
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss City Pages' biggest stories.
- Black Lives Matter marches on the Fair with heavy police escort, few hecklers
Sat., Sep. 19, 12:00am
Sat., Sep. 19, 7:00pm
Sun., Sep. 20, 12:00pm
Sat., Sep. 26, 2:30pm
- Vester Lee Flanagan could have just as easily bought a gun in Minnesota
- A terrible Minneapolis park deal just got $2 million worse