Sunday, October 27, 2013

Eagles: First Practice is with Polars (Blaine) Nov 10

Our first practice is with Polars on Nov 10, Blaine Super Rink 7 from 4:50pm CST - 5:50pm. [1]

We are doing pretty well on registration but if you haven't registered yet and are interested please let me know ( This year Nick U will be coaching!

Our calendar is up to date [2] with our games and practices. We will be playing and practicing out of Bielenberg arena. We've had problems in the past with that arena canceling our practices, John F will call ahead to confirm for each event there.

The Alexandria tournament is Dec 28/29. Jan 4 is a special event with Minnehaha Boys High School hockey. Our season ends March 2nd. March 15/16 is the Madison Tournament and the USA Disabled Hockey Festival is April 10-13. This year it will be in Marlborough Massachusetts.

Volunteers: Please complete the USA Hockey portion of the registration and the MN Background Check Form before the season begins. (thanks!)

See you all soon!



Thursday, October 24, 2013

The 2013-2014 Calendars are online

Our team calendars are online -- for example, this is the Eagles calendar. The first practices are Nov 10 (all day event, more details soon I expect).

The first Eagles game is Dec 8.

For all calendars:

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Gopher hockey skate drills - Nov 2, Mariucci RSVP by 10/25.

The Men's Gopher Hockey Team and the Hendrickson Foundation have invited us back! We will again skate drills, skate around, and the Gophers will sign autographs.

The event is Saturday, November 2 from 11-12:30pm at Mariucci.

Please RSVP your interest by Friday, October 25 to We will then contact everyone by Sunday October 27 with who is able to participate. 

As usual priority will be given to those who volunteer to help out with other events throughout the year and to those who were not a part of this event last year. However we are able to accommodate many skaters, so please express your interest if you are interested!

You must be registered for the MN Special Hockey 2013-2014 season to participate.

Wednesday, October 09, 2013

Annual meeting and season kick-off skate is this weekend at Mariucci Arena

The annual meeting and season kick-off skate is this weekend at Mariucci Arena. The meeting will run from 2:00 - 2:30, we will skate from 2:30 - 4:00.

Everyone that skates must wear a helmet and have a signed Waiver of Liability form.

Proof of USA Hockey Registration is the same as the Waiver of Liability.

Remember... no sticks and pucks... just skates and helmets and FUN!

Tuesday, October 08, 2013

MN Hockey Used Equipment Distribution this Sunday morning, Xcel

There's a notice about a MN Hockey Used equipment drive distribution on our calendar today:

It's 9:00am CDT - 12:00pm CDT, October 13th, 2013 at Xcel.

Sorry for the short notice, I just saw this. Here's a news article:

... Sunday, Oct. 13th with a public distribution taking place from 9 a.m. to noon at Xcel Energy Center.... . The equipment will be available to individuals and hockey associations at no cost....