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3D animated envelope, bullhorn, notification icon and ribbon stating Breaking News: MSH Newsletter June 16, 2024

Newsletter June 16, 2024

By MSH, 06/16/24, 12:30PM CDT


1.  Strauss Neck/Wrist Laceration Protection Shirt Pre-Order - by June 30th
2.  Summer Picnic Information
3.  Diversified Coaching Clinic - June 21st
4.  MN Special Hockey 2023-24 End of Season Survey

1. Strauss Neck/Wrist Laceration Protection Shirt Pre-Order - by June 30th 

Strauss is now taking pre-orders for the Strauss Tek Shirts with neck/wrist laceration protection at a discount for MSH players.  These shirts will have the MSH logo on the front.  All pre-orders must be completed through the link below and NOT in store by June 30th.  Strauss is also taking orders on Bauer Neckprotect Shirts through this link.

Click on the item picture for more pictures and a sizing chart.  Strauss has sizing samples of the Strauss Tek Shirts available to try on at the location in Maplewood, MN located at:  Strauss Skates, 1751 Cope Ave. East Maplewood, MN.

You will receive an email when your order is complete and ready for pick up at Strauss Skates in Maplewood OR you can have your order shipped for $7.  Estimated completion/delivery is mid-July. 

Click this link to order and for more information:

2. Summer Picnic Information

Summer is here!  Time to think about getting together to catch up on how everyone is enjoying the "waiting for hockey to start" season!

  • Edina location is at the Rosland Park Picnic Shelter (near the playground), 4300 West 66th Street.  It is on Sunday, July 28th from 4:30 - 6:30 (note change in start time from the previous newsletter -- team calendars reflect the correct time). Dinner will be served.  Please RSVP for this picnic by Monday, July 22th.
  • St. Cloud location is at Sauk Rapids Municipal Park Pavilion, 1001 River Ave N. Sauk Rapids.  The picnic will take place on Sunday, September 8th from 12:00 - 3:00pm.   Lunch will be served.  Please RSVP for this picnic by Friday August 30th.  

More picnic/annual meeting details:

  • Raffle prizes for players - you must register to be part of the raffle.
  • Board elections will take place at both locations.  Totals will be tallied and announced after the events.
  • Treasurer report.
  • Secretary report.
  • Food, drinks and fun!!!

Please register here:

3. Diversified Hockey Coaching Clinic - June 21st

Attention coaches and volunteers -- there is still time to register for the Diversified Hockey Coaching Clinic hosted by USA Hockey in Eagan this Friday, June 21st.  This is free of charge (Minnesota Hockey will pay the fee) and is for all levels of certification.  Coffee and donuts will be provided in the morning as well as a sandwich lunch.  

Date:  Friday, June 21st

Time:  9:30am - 2:00pm

Where: Eagan Civic Arena, 3870 Pilot Knob Road, Eagan, MN

You must register to attend.  Sign up using this form:

4. MN Special Hockey 2023-24 End of Season Survey
Minnesota Special Hockey wants your input on the 2023-2024 season!  Your experience, opinions and input are very valuable so please help by completing the MSH 2023-24 End of Season Survey.  The survey can be completed multiple times to include everyone in the family involved with MSH.  Please fill out the survey for each family member (for each player, each volunteer, each parent/guardian).  

All players who complete the survey by July 1st will be entered in a drawing for a signed Brock Faber jersey!  Only players who were registered for the 2023-24 season are eligible for the drawing.  To be entered in the jersey drawing, make sure to enter the player's name in the survey and not complete it anonymously.

The link to the survey is found here: