Here we go with the first big event of winter state tourneys…the girls’ hockey tournament will run Wednesday through Saturday at Xcel Energy Center. The first-round pairings are …
Class 1A quarterfinals on Wednesday
11 a.m.: Alexandria vs. South St. Paul
1 p.m.: New Prague vs. Roseau
6 p.m.: Marshall vs. Austin
8 p.m.: Breck vs. Hibbing
Class 2A quarterfinals on Thursday
11 a.m.: Benilde-St. Margaret’s vs. Cretin-Derham Hall
1 p.m.: Eden Prairie vs. Elk River
6 p.m.: Eagan vs. Farmington
8 p.m.: Centennianl vs. Grand Rapids/Greenway
Who are the favorites? Who brings a Cinderella story to state? What’s your favorite quarterfinal matchup?
Let’s hear from you girls’ hockey fans!