State Girls Hockey Tournament
Get ready for singlets, cauliflower ears an intense action to invade Xcel Energy Center this week as the best in Minnesota come together for the State Wrestling Tournament.
While the best girls hockey teams are battling at Xcel Energy this week for a state championship, pairings are set for the State Wrestling Tournament, and the State Gymnastics Tournament is this weekend at the University of Minnesota.
The Xcel Energy Center is about to be a very busy place for the next month, and it has very little to do with the Minnesota Wild. Downtown St. Paul will be the host for three state tournaments between February and March as it is every year.
Leah Schwartzman scored two goals to send top-seeded Breck to a 3-2 victory against South St. Paul in the Class 1A girls hockey state championship.
By the time the weekend is over, state champions will be crowned in two classes of girls hockey and two classes of girls gymnastics.