Green Knight hockey in action
National quarterfinals contested on St. Norbert ice this weekend
Green Knight hockey has earned the top seed in the West Region of the NCAA Division III Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament for the sixth straight season and will host a national quarterfinal contest on Saturday, March 10. Fans can follow the game live
The Green Knights (24-3-2), who won the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association regular-season and Peters Cup championships, will face either UW-River Falls (21-5-2) or Bethel University (17-9-1) at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Cornerstone Community Center. River Falls and Bethel meet Wednesday in a first-round contest at River Falls.
The winner of Saturday’s quarterfinal will advance to the NCAA Division III Frozen Four on March 17-18 at Wessman Arena in Superior.
This tournament appearance is St. Norbert’s ninth, making appearances in 1997, 1998, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007, with all quarterfinals except for 1997 coming at home. The Green Knights are 8-8-1 all-time in the NCAA tournament.
Tickets for Saturday’s quarterfinal game are available at the St. Norbert box office in the Abbot Pennings Hall of Fine Arts or by calling (920) 403-3950 or (800) SNC-BOXX.