The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced that the North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL) will have representation at its Top Prospects Tournament and Championship Tournament Series of the North American Prospects Hockey League (NAPHL), a second-year Tier I Midget and Bantam league, both of which will be held from Feb. 18-22, 2011 at the Ice Cube in Ann Arbor, Mich., and Troy Sports Center in Troy, Mich.
At the event, two NA3HL all-star teams will compete against each other, with the NA3HL also extending invitations to other USA Hockey-sanctioned Tier III A leagues to participate with all-stars teams.
The 20-man rosters for the teams – Team Black and Team Red – were selected by the NA3HL Top Prospects Tournament Selection Committee.
The game on Sunday, Feb. 20 will begin at 1:30 p.m. EST; the Monday, Feb. 21 game will start at 12:30 p.m.
The games will be played in conjunction with the second North American Hockey League (NAHL) Top Prospects Tournament of the season, which will run from Feb. 20-22 at the Ice Cube, and the North American Prospects Hockey League (NAPHL) Championship Tournament Series, which will be held from Feb. 18-21 at the Troy Sports Center in Troy, Mich., with the championship games in each division played at the Ice Cube on Feb. 21.
About the NA3HL…
In its first season, the 12-team North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL), one of six USA Hockey-sanctioned Tier III Junior A leagues, serves as the top training ground in the country by providing the best coaching, exposure and developmental vehicles available for student-athletes in its classification. For more information on the NA3HL, visit NA3HL.com.