On Hockey Day Minnesota 2020, Minnesota Hockey highlighted Fayed Husain, a Peewee player from North Metro Youth Hockey Association, as a finalist of the 2019-20 Minnesota Hockey Essay Contest, presented by Park Dental.
Husain was one of three contest finalists highlighted on Fox Sports North (FSN) throughout the course of Hockey Day Minnesota. The other finalists were Sloan Quinn, a 10U player from Litchfield-Dassel-Cokato Youth Hockey Association, and Tyler Hill, a Peewee player from Elk River Youth Hockey Association. The finalists were selected by a committee from entries submitted by boys and girls around the state on the topic of “I Am Thankful I Play Hockey For [Home Association] Because…”
Below is Husain's essay: