The Minnesota State Mavericks men’s hockey team is participating in the semifinals of the Frozen Four against St. Cloud State, and to honor the team, the cities of Mankato and North Mankato proclaimed Thursday as Maverick Hockey Day.
Dozens gathered on the CSU Mall at Minnesota State University, Mankato Tuesday to stand in solidarity with the campus’ Asian American community to honor the lives lost in the recent shootings in Atlanta, and discuss the work that needs to be done.
The weight of postseason struggles is finally gone for the Minnesota State Mavericks after earning the program’s first win in the NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament against Quinnipiac in a dramatic overtime victory.
The first-term Democrat gave the speech from his old social studies classroom at Mankato West High School, where students have returned in-person after public health restrictions due to the pandemic prevented them from doing so.