SATURDAY JANUARY 30, 2010
The Central Collegiate Hockey Association has announced the fifth annual Hockey Day in Michigan will take place on Saturday Jan. 30, 2010. The CCHA, FOX Sports Detroit, the Detroit Red Wings and the Michigan Amateur Hockey Association will once again join forces to bring a coast-to-coast celebration of the sport of hockey to participants and fans across the Great Lakes State.
This year’s event has once again been scheduled to coincide with USA Hockey’s "Hockey Weekend Across America", January 29-31, 2010.
Also this years Hockey Day in Michigan coincides with this years Hockey day in Canada.
Michigan has over 61,000 players, coaches and officials registered with USA Hockey, which is the second most of any state in the nation.
Ken Holland, the Vice President and General Manager of the Detroit Red Wings, says Michigan is one of the best places to live if you love hockey.
The third annual Hockey Weekend Across America, a nationwide initiative led by USA Hockey to celebrate the game and those involved in the sport at all levels and expose hockey to new audiences, will run from January 29-31, 2010.
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