On Wednesday, the Minnesota Wild and FOX Sports North announced the matchups for Hockey Day Minnesota 2014, presented by Wells Fargo. The celebration will be held on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, with coverage from across the state of Minnesota. The outdoor high school games will be held at “The Handke Pit” in Elk River, Minn.
The game schedule is as follows:
High School Games
Rochester Lourdes vs. Cloquet-Esko-Carlton (boys) Handke Pit, Elk River 10:15 a.m.
Elk River vs. Stillwater (boys) Handke Pit, Elk River 1:00 p.m.
Elk River vs. Anoka (girls) Handke Pit, Elk River 4:00 p.m. *Delayed Broadcast
Collegiate and Pro Games
Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Ohio State Mariucci Arena 5:00 p.m.
Minnesota Wild vs. Dallas Stars Xcel Energy Center 8:00 p.m.
Hockey Day Minnesota 2014 on FOX Sports North will be the eighth annual celebration of hockey from peewees to pros. Previous sites for outdoor games include Baudette Bay (2007-08), St. Paul (2009), Hermantown (2010), Moorhead (2011), Lake Minnetonka/Excelsior (2012) and Grand Rapids (2013).