Minnesota Hockey Magazine

Minnesota Hockey Announces 2015 State Tournament Locations

Eight Locations Will Host 14 Tournaments; Region Tournament Sites Also Released

**Minnesota Hockey release**

St. Paul, MN – September 3, 2014 – Minnesota Hockey today announced the host sites for the 2015 Minnesota Hockey State and Region Tournaments. For the second consecutive year, The Drive to State is presented by Select Heartland Chevy Dealers, and will be highlighted by 14 State Tournaments hosted by eight communities. Region Tournaments will be played February 27 through March 1, followed by State Tournaments being played March 13 through 15.

The 14 State Tournaments will be played at eight locations throughout Minnesota. Plymouth (Junior Gold A, Junior Gold B, Junior Gold 16), Duluth (Bantam AA, Bantam A), Rochester (Bantam B, Peewee B), New Ulm (14U B, 12U B) and Stillwater (19U B, 14U A) will host multiple tournaments. The 2015 Minnesota Hockey State Tournament locations are as follows:

Youth

Location

Girls

Location

Junior Gold

Location

Bantam AA

Duluth

19U B

Stillwater

Junior Gold A

Plymouth

Bantam A

Duluth

14U A

Stillwater

Junior Gold B

Plymouth

Bantam B

Rochester

14U B

New Ulm

Junior Gold 16

Plymouth

Peewee AA

Woodbury

12U A

East Grand Forks

Peewee A

Lakeville

12U B

New Ulm

Peewee B

Rochester

Minnesota Hockey’s Region Tournaments will take place at 27 locations in Minnesota as teams look to qualify for State. The Metro League playdowns to determine Junior Gold State participants will once again take place at the Schwan Super Rink in Blaine. The 14U B Region Tournaments will be added if needed later this season. The Minnesota Hockey Region Tournament locations are as follows:

North

South

East

West

Bantam AA

Roseau

Lakeville

St. Louis Park

St. Cloud

Bantam A

Thief River Falls

Red Wing

Anoka

St. Louis Park

Bantam B

International Falls

Fairmont

Anoka

Buffalo

Peewee AA

Brainerd

St. Cloud

New Prague

Cottage Grove

Peewee A

Alexandria

Dodge County

Blaine (Fogerty)

Monticello

Peewee B

Ely

Waseca

Blaine (Fogerty)

St. Michael/Albertville

American

National

Olympic

14U A

Richfield

Richfield

Grand Rapids

12U A

Chaska/Chan

New Hope

Proctor

12U B

Marshall

Chaska/Chan

Cloquet