In conjunction with the Amateur Hockey Association of Illinois (AHAI), the Chicago Blackhawks will host the 2010 Blackhawk Cup, the Illinois State High School Hockey Championship, at the United Center on Friday, March 26. The Girls State Championship begins at 5:00 P.M. and features Naper Valley against Lake Forest High School while the Boys State Championship begins at 7:00 P.M. and features Loyola against St. Rita.
Comcast SportsNet will carry the Boys State Championship live with the call from Judd Sirott, Steve Konroyd and Jen Patterson. Last season both the New Trier boys and girls teams captured the Blackhawk Cup at the United Center. Tickets for the game are $5.00 and can be purchased online at chicagoblackhawks.com, in person at the United Center Box Office or by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. For more information, including group offers, please contact the Chicago Blackhawks Ticket Office by calling (312) 455-7000.
All fans who attend the game will automatically be entered into a raffle to win prizes, which include the chance for a Blackhawks player to attend a youth hockey practice, an hour of ice time at the United Center, two tickets to an upcoming Blackhawks game, autographed team memorabilia, the chance to have a meet and greet with right wing Patrick Kane
, and more. The United Center concourse will feature a variety of concourse activities and appearances from the Bud Light Ice Crew and Tommy Hawk, the team’s mascot.
This marks the 23rd year that AHAI will host their State Championship at the United Center/Chicago Stadium and the 12th as the Blackhawk Cup.
For more information on the Blackhawk Cup, log on to chicagoblackhawks.com.