Hockey Day Minnesota 2014 matchups announced
The “State of Hockey” to Celebrate on
January 18, 2014 with
Coverage from Elk River, Minneapolis and St. Paul
RIVER, Minn. —The Minnesota Wild, along with FOX Sports
North, today announced the matchups for Hockey
Day Minnesota 2014, presented by Wells Fargo. The celebration will be held
on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 with coverage from across the state of Minnesota. As
previously announced, the outdoor high school games will be held at “The Handke
Pit” in Elk River.
Rochester Lourdes vs. Cloquet/Esko/Carlton (boys) Handke Pit, Elk River 10:15 a.m.
Elk River vs. Stillwater (boys) Handke Pit, Elk River 1:00 p.m.
River vs. Anoka (girls) Handke Pit, Elk River 4:00 p.m. *Delayed
and Pro Games
Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Ohio State Mariucci Arena 5:00
Minnesota Wild vs. Dallas Stars Xcel Energy
Center 8:00 p.m.
Hockey Day Minnesota 2014 on FOX Sports North will be the eighth annual
celebration of hockey from peewees to pros. Previous sites for outdoor games
include Baudette Bay (2007-08), St. Paul (2009), Hermantown (2010), Moorhead
(2011),Lake Minnetonka/Excelsior (2012) and Grand Rapids (2013).
FOX Sports North reaches more than 2 million homes
throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and North and South Dakota and telecasts
nearly 2,600 hours of locally produced programming per year. For more
information on the Emmy Award-winning regional sports network, visit www.foxsports.north.com
Minnesota Hockey, an affiliate of USA Hockey, is the
governing body of youth and amateur hockey in Minnesota and the premier
developer of hockey players in the state. With over 63,000 registered
players, coaches, and officials, it is the largest state governing body for
amateur hockey in the United States. For more information, please visit www.minnesotahockey.org
Wells Fargo in Minnesota provides financial services
from 211 locations and employs approximately 20,000 team members throughout the
state. For information on banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and
consumer and commercial finance, visit www.wellsfargo.com or any Wells Fargo store in