The state high school girls hockey tournament got underway on Wednesday. In Class A, the Blake School defeated Hutchinson 9-0 and Red Wing defeated Alexandria 3-0. Blake School and Red Wing will meet in the semifinals at 11 a.m. Friday. Thief River Falls defeated New Ulm 5-1 and South St. Paul beat Hibbing 5-1. Thief River Falls will meet South St. Paul in the semifinals Friday at 1 p.m.

In Class AA today: Hill Murray vs. Eastview at 11 a.m., Edina vs. Buffalo at 1 p.m., Minnetonka vs. Andover at 6 p.m. and Lakeville South vs. Blaine at 8 p.m.