The countdown is on! Whether you feel like the hockey season just started or that it's been going on forever, tournament time is fast approaching. With District Tournaments throughout Minnesota taking place soon, be sure to track your team's 2015 Drive to State, powered by Chevy, on Twitter @MinnHockey and Facebook with #Drive2State.
Feb. 22nd – District Tournaments must be completed
Feb. 27th - March 1st – Region Tournaments
March 13th -15th – State Tournaments
In Minnesota Hockey Region Tournaments, a double elimination format is used to determine which teams will play in the State Tournament for each level. Each district receives a set number of spots in Regions.
At the Peewee A & B and Bantam A & B age levels, four districts will send two teams to Region Tournaments (Districts 4, 6, 11 and 15). The rest of the districts will have three teams advancing to Region Tournaments. The district teams will be assigned to the following region:
Each of the Region Tournaments for Peewee and Bantam will send two teams to the State Tournament.