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Month: March 2017

Players to Watch | 2017 NCAA Frozen Four

Hopefully, many of you were able to catch some of the games of the NCAA national tournament last weekend. Regardless of the year or which teams are in the hunt, this tourney offers some of the best action that this sport has to offer. Top not athletes and legitimate NHL prospects go to battle for their team, their school, and the everlasting glory of a national championship victory. That action continues and concludes in Chicago this week for the NCAA Frozen Four. On April 6th, Harvard, Minne...
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College Commitments | South Campus

Of the many services offered within our program, player advancement is definitely one of the highlights and a proud point among our staff. Many of the young athletes that we work with have serious long-terms goals set for themselves and are willing to do whatever it takes to reach them. For lots of talented youth and high school players, their goals include the opportunity to play at competitive levels in junior, college, and even professional hockey. While the development of physical tools i...
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MAP North Player Spotlight: Brady Swanstrom

What is something that Bobby Clarke, Max Domi, and Brady Swanstrom have in common? All three have Type 1 Diabetes and excel at the sport they love. This year Brady, aka Swanny, lead Champlin Park’s Varsity team with 18 goals; doubling his goals from last year. Brady is going on his third year with the MAP program and has steadily elevated his game with each passing year. Much of that has to do with his hard work, attitude, and eagerness to learn. Combine all of those factors along with his s...
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State Tourney Bound in 2017

The 2016-17 hockey season has truly been a remarkable one throughout the ranks. We just witnessed once of the best State High School tournaments in recent history, and the bantam and peewee seasons have both been incredibly competitive. Regardless of the age or level of play, reaching the state tournament in Minnesota hockey is an incredible accomplishment. Groups of young athletes create everlasting bonds through these amazing postseason campaigns, and the process provides valuable learning ...
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Players to Watch | The Tourney

In our third installment of Players to Watch, we tackle our boys hitting the ice at Xcel Energy Center for the biggest event in the state of hockey, the Minnesota State High School Hockey Tournament. It's the dream of just about every young Minny boy to play in the Tourney. And it is basically a universal goal set by all of our members of high school and youth ages to make it to the dance. So here are some boys to keep an eye on this week in Saint Paul. Each of these players will be busy this...
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