Minnesota State High School League Hockey Tickets
League: Minnesota State High School League
Number of Games Per Season: Maximum 25 regular games
Game Duration: Three periods lasting 17 minutes each
Number of Sections: Eight sections based on school location
Classes: A and AA
Notable Teams: Eveleth-Gilbert Golden Bears, Edina Hornets, Grand Rapids Thunderhawks
Minnesota State High School League Hockey TicketsBased on game attendance, ice hockey is one of the most popular high school sports in Minnesota. Located right on the border to Canada, Minnesota experienced an influx of hockey fervor in the past century as more and more ice rinks opened. Since then, hockey has quickly spread south throughout the state. With both boys and girls high school hockey programs being highly competitive, the games organized by the Minnesota State High School League are characterized by old rivalries, a constant influx of new talents, potential professional draft prospects and lots of action and underdog surprises every season. The high school teams are evenly organized into sections and classes based on their geographical location and size of student enrollment. The Minnesota State High School League hockey season eventually leads up to the Championship Tournament. Get your Minnesota State High School League Hockey tickets at StubHub.
Where can I get tickets to the Minnesota State High School League Hockey games?You can get Minnesota State High School League Hockey tickets at StubHub. You'll be able to find a variety of local hockey games, NHL matchups and other sporting events at StubHub.
How many high schools are members of the Minnesota State High School League?The Minnesota State High School League consists of both public and private high schools located within the North Star State. As of 2014, the Minnesota State High School League promotes interscholastic hockey programs to a little over 150 high schools.
How is the schedule organized by the Minnesota State High School League?Due to the large number of high schools in the state of Minnesota with hockey programs, the Minnesota State High School League hockey game schedule has been reorganized based primarily on geographical location and school size population. The two classes, A and AA, are used to organize the league's hockey game schedule based on school size and student activity levels. Classes A and AA are then organized into eight sections based on the geographical location of the high school to make away games more efficient. The end of season tournament is held annually in March.
What can I expect from attending a live hockey game organized by the Minnesota State High School League?The Minnesota State High School League hockey games have been modified for varsity and junior varsity high school students compared to the standards set by professional hockey leagues, such as the NHL. While student-athletes from the Minnesota State High School League Hockey program still play three periods per game, each period is a shortened 17 minutes of play compared to the 20 minutes of the professional leagues.
Where is the Minnesota State High School League Hockey tournament held?The Minnesota State High School League Hockey tournament, which is the last event of the season, has traditionally been held in March at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul since 2001 The Xcel Energy Center is a multipurpose arena that hosts a variety of sporting events, conferences and concerts. In addition, it is also the home arena of the state's professional NHL hockey team, the Minnesota Wild of the Western Conference, one of the partners of the Minnesota State High School League Hockey program. You'll be able to experience the thrill of watching talented young hockey players play in a professional arena.
Epic events and incredible deals straight to your inbox.