Men's Hockey in the Final NCAA Div I Championship Game
UMD faces Michigan in the championship game.
With a win over Notre Dame, the UMD Bulldogs men’s hockey team is moving into the NCAA Frozen Four championship game. UMD will face off against Michigan in the championship game on Saturday, April 9 at 6 pm. These Frozen Four match-ups are hosted this year by Saint Paul’s Xcel Energy Center. The UMD Alumni Association is sponsoring viewing parties in Duluth and the Twin Cities.
An Official UMD Alumni Duluth viewing party will be held at Grandma’s Sports Garden (425 Lake Avenue South). Come early to celebrate with other Bulldog fans. The event is free and open to the public with food and beverages available for purchase. The game will be shown on a large screen and on multiple television screens throughout the restaurant. No RSVP is necessary.
The UMD Alumni Association has partnered with the Joe Senser's Sports Grill restaurants throughout the Twin Cities. Locations are Bloomington (4217 American Blvd West), Eagan (3010 Eagandale Place), Plymouth (16605 County Road 24), and Roseville (2350 North Cleveland Ave). A volunteer from UMD will be present at every Joe Senser's location to greet you starting at 5 pm. There will be Bulldog give-aways, and food and drink specials will be available for purchase. These parties are free and open to the public. No RSVP is necessary.
The UMD Alumni Association is organizing a pre-game party in St. Paul. This event has been CHANGED. The pre-game party will now be from 3:00 pm until 6:00 pm game time at the River Centre, Lower Level - Exhibit Hall A (Adjacent to the Xcel Center - Kellogg Boulevard). There will be a cash bar and optional build-your-own-sandwich-buffet for $9.50 per person. No game viewing at this location, but it is a great option for those with game tickets. No RSVP is required - spread the word. Park at the River Centre.
Other viewing parties have been organized in different locations:
White Plains, New York – Black Bear Saloon: An alumna has organized a viewing party at Black Bear Saloon (166 Mamaroneck Ave). Food and drink specials will be available for purchase. This party is free and open to the public. No RSVP is necessary.
Can't attend a viewing party or the game?
Saturday, April 9 at 6 pm – UMD vs. Michigan (championship game)
For info, contact the UMD Alumni Office, 218-726-7164 or call toll free 1-866-726-7164 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Written by Christiana Kapsner and Kathleen McQuillan-Hofmann