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Reader submissions

Let’s Play Hockey wants to publish your hockey stories. From tournament reports, to feature stories on teams, players or coaches, to opinion pieces on the game of hockey, to team photos, to you name it, Let’s Play Hockey always accepts submissions from readers throughout the hockey community. To submit your hockey story, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

The how, why and what of submitting to Let’s Play Hockey:
* The youth hockey community is the lifeblood of Let’s Play Hockey and we need your stories for each weekly edition of the longest-running hockey newspaper in the nation. There is no charge for articles to appear in Let’s Play Hockey. That’s right – free publicity for your team/association. Simply e-mail articles as plain text or as a Microsoft Word attachment. Send the photo as a JPG attachment (not as part of a document). E-mail it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

* Teams that submit articles are eligible for prizes from LPH advertisers like Dynamoo, Dairy Queen and the Minnesota Wild. Just e-mail your stories and photos for a chance to win.

* In addition to submitting stories/photos, we enlist youth hockey coaches and managers as rankers for the official Minnesota youth hockey rankings that appear in each issue LPH. As always, our rankers are anonymous. If you want to become a ranker, send a note to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please provide your current position on your team and your team name.

* We’re always on the lookout for interesting/unique story ideas from your team/association. Anything will do - from inspirational tales of overcoming adversity, to famous family members, to family members serving in the military, to extraordinary acts of community service, to any other human interest stories that you might have on your team. E-mail your story ideas to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

* Know a youth hockey player who scored three goals or three assists in one game? Let us know for a chance to win gear from Gongshow! E-mail the following information to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.: Player’s name, team name, level of play, opponent, date of game, # of goals/assists, final score, mailing address. Submitted hat tricks/playmakers will appear in Let’s Play Hockey and letsplayhockey.com. Two players each week will be randomly chosen to win a t-shirt from Gongshow.

* Know a goalie who posted a shutout? Let us know for a chance to win gear from Carroll Goalie School and Brian’s Custom Sports! E-mail the following information to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.: Goalie’s name, team name, level, opponent, shutout date, total saves, final score, mailing address. Submitted shutouts will appear in Let’s Play Hockey and letsplayhockey.com. One goalie each week will be randomly chosen to win a Carroll Goalie School jersey and Brian’s t-shirt.