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

ELK

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.

The game schedule is as follows.


High

School Games

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.         

Elk

River vs. Anoka (girls)                                              Handke Pit, Elk River      4:00 p.m.          *Delayed

Broadcast

Collegiate

and Pro Games

Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Ohio State                     Mariucci Arena              5:00

p.m.

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

your community.