Ice Hawks in the Playoffs

Zach Warshaw, Staff

The Arizona Ice Hockey state playoffs began on Saturday January 25th with eight teams in a single elimination format. The Highland/Campo Verde Team finished the season with 14 wins, five losses, and one tie making them the #1 seed heading into this year’s tournament. They defeated the 8th seeded 4-16 Desert Mountain Wolves in the quarterfinal round by a final score of 12-2. Heading into the semifinal round they will go up against the Shadow Ridge Stallions at the Scottsdale Ice Den on Saturday, February 2nd, with the winner advancing to the State Championship to play against the Winner of the Mesquite vs. Pinnacle semifinal game. Student admission is only $3 so come support your very own Highland hockey team.