Max Cothern made 34 saves, but Rochester Mayo couldn't generate much offense against a stout Owatonna defense in a 3-0 Big Nine Conference boys hockey setback on Saturday at Graham Arena.
Zach Wiese recorded a 10-save shutout for the Huskies, who received goals from Wyatt Oldenfendt, Dom Valento and Tanner Stendel.
Owatonna led 2-0 after the first period, when it outshot Mayo 15-2. The Huskies tacked on one more in the third, a short-handed tally by Valento to seal the victory with 5:11 remaining.
Mayo (2-5-0 Big Nine, 4-10-1 overall) hosts Gentry Academy on Tuesday. Owatonna (5-1-0, 10-3-0) hosts Farmington.
Owatonna 3, Mayo 0
Owatonna 2 0 1 — 3
Mayo 0 0 0 — 0
Owatonna: Wyatt Oldefendt 1 goal; Tanner Stendel 1 goal; Sam Sampson 1 assist; Dom Valento 1 goal; Taylor Bogen 1 assist. Goalie: Zach Wiese 10 saves (10 shots).
Mayo: Goalie: Max Cothern 34 saves (37 shots).