In conjunction with the Amateur Hockey Association of Illinois (AHAI), the Chicago Blackhawks will host the 2011 Illinois State High School Hockey Championships at the United Center on Sunday, March 13. Tickets for the day-long event will go on sale on Friday, January 14 at 10:00 A.M.
For the second consecutive year the Boys State Championship contest will be broadcast live in high-definition on Comcast SportsNet Chicago at 6:05 P.M. with Judd Sirott and Steve Konroyd on the call. March 13 at the United Center will feature a full day of action with a game between the Chicago Fire Department and the Chicago Police Department (10:00 A.M.; separate ticket), the Illinois Girls State Championship (1:00 P.M.), a skills competition (3:30 P.M.) and the Boys State Championship (6:00 P.M.).
This marks the 24th year that AHAI will host their State Championship at the United Center/Chicago Stadium. The 2010 title was won by St. Rita’s in the boy’s division, and Naper Valley in the girl’s.
General admission tickets for the event, which include parking, are available for $5.00 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.