Community Sports

Blazers lose in opening game of NPHL playoffs

The Bellingham Blazers, a tier III junior hockey team, opened the NPHL hockey playoffs with a 2-1 loss Tuesday, Feb. 24, at the Wenatchee Wolves.

Vladislav Yefremov scored the lone goal of the game for the Blazers in the first period. Kristjan Toivola assisted on the goal.