Girls hockey: Alex opens state tournament against Blake
The Alexandria girls hockey team will open the Class A state tournament against second-seeded Blake this coming Wednesday at 11 a.m.
The Cardinals and Bears will be the first teams on the ice at the Xcel Energy Center as the winter state tournaments kick off. Blake is 20-7-1 this season and ranked fifth in the February 12 Let's Play Hockey polls. Alexandria will enter the tournament at 14-11-1 and ranked 16th in those same polls.