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Zac Nelson won a Hockey Education Program essay contest.

Alexandria PeeWee wins hockey essay contest

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Zac Nelson, son of Eric and Kirsten Nelson of Alexandria, is the grand prize winner of the 2011 Minnesota Hockey "Hockey Education Program" (HEP) essay contest.


Nelson, 12, is a homeschooled 6th grader and is a member of the PeeWee B hockey team.

Entrants in the essay contest had to write 250 words or less on the theme "I love to go to the rink because..."

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