Hockey: Monarch opens season with win over Resurrection Christian

SUPERIOR — The sound of molten rubber hitting metal can be music to a goalie’s ears.

“(The bar) can also be your best friend,” Monarch goalie Ian Oden said.

Oden was stellar in the Coyotes’ season opener against Resurrection Christian on Friday night, stopping 24 of 25 shots in a 2-1 victory over the Cougars at the Boulder Valley Ice Rink.

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