Gransoe made nine more saves, finishing the event unscored upon with 21 saves.
The Selects Blue defeated Midwest, 6-2, and East, 5-1, and also got four points from Carson Briere.
Briere, from the Johnstown Tomahawks, and who committed to Arizona State following the tournament, and Colin Schmidt from the Jamestown Rebels each had three points against Midwest.
Ethan Haider from the Minnesota Magicians stopped all 28 shots he faced from the East Tuesday and finished unscored upon with 45 saves in the tournament.
Dylan Johnson from the Minnesota Wilderness had an overtime game-winning goal to lead the Central past the Selects Red, 5-4.
Matt Rutigliano from the Northeast Generals and Auggie Moore from Jamestown scored 46 seconds apart in the third period to lift East over Central, 2-1.
Ronnie Attard from the Tri-City Storm set the United States Hockey League Tier 1 era (2002-present) record for goals by a defenseman in a season. With goals in games Saturday and Sunday, Attard has 20 on the season.
Eddie Del Grosso from the Indiana Ice in 2005-06, then Blake Kessel from the Waterloo Black Hawks and Matt Donovan from the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders had scored 19 goals in each of the next two seasons.
Attard, a Western Michigan commit from White Lake, Michigan, leads the USHL in plus/minus at plus-40.
Teammate Brendan Furry had eight points in three games as the Storm ran its winning streak to five games.
Furry had his first USHL hat trick, along with an assist, in Sunday’s 6-3 win over the Waterloo Black Hawks.
Malachi Albrecht from the Walpole Express had a 52-save shutout for the Walpole Express in a 3-0 Eastern Hockey League victory over the New Hampshire Avalanche.
Bake Pietila won twice, allowing just three goals on 55 shots, to help Cedar Rapids extend its USHL winning streak to four games. … The Fargo Force has won six straight after Bobby Brink scored to extend his point streak to a USHL season-high 17 games in a 3-2 win over the Sioux City Musketeers. … Nate Reid from the Fairbanks Ice Dogs made 36 saves while posting back-to-back NAHL shutouts. … Christian DiCesare, a 20-year-old defenseman from Morristown, New Jersey, playing with the USHL’s Omaha Lancers, has committed to play at the University of Notre Dame. … The second-year Seahawks Hockey Club clinched its first EHL playoff berth, improving from 14-30-6 in their debut to 24-13-4 so far this season. … Kyle Konin is 8-1 with a 1.93 goals against average and .938 save percentage since joining the EHL’s Vermont Lumberjacks last month.
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