Partnership Links STX and National Collegiate Hockey Conference on for 2016-17 Season

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Fans to benefit from “Saturdays with STX” program, ticket promotions

STX is proud to extend its partnership with the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) for the 2016-17 season. The partnership will offer exceptional fan experience at each campus rink offering on-site ticket and gear giveaways, including a grand prize VIP trip to the 2017 NCHC Frozen Faceoff championship through its “Saturdays with STX” program.

Our ‘Saturdays’ program was a big hit last season,” said Matt Hoppe, Senior Global Brand Manager at STX. “We are incredibly excited to continue working with the NCHC on this amazing program. We are proud to support the conference all season long and look forward to it all culminating at their league championship, The Frozen Faceoff, in March 2017.”

Linking the global sporting goods leader and the premier collegiate hockey conference in North America will continue to provide STX the chance to support the league, and bring top-notch gear to fans. The STX brand will be present throughout all NCHC platforms such as, and at the 2017 Frozen Faceoff.

The “Saturdays with STX” contest provides ticket giveaways to eight regular season Saturday night games for all of the member schools. Participants will also be entered to win the grand prize, a VIP trip to the 2017 NCHC Frozen Faceoff championship tournament in Minneapolis. The grand prize package includes four tickets to the Frozen Faceoff, two nights hotel accommodation, a VIP experience at the tournament and custom Frozen Faceoff apparel.

For a chance to spend “Saturdays with STX,” hockey fans are encouraged to follow STX Hockey and the NCHC on Twitter and submit a photo of themselves showing their NCHC team pride by tagging #SaturdaysWithSTX.

For complete contest rules and details, please visit

About STX:
STX is a global sporting goods leader in the sports of lacrosse, field hockey and ice hockey. With its 1970 introduction of the first synthetic lacrosse head, STX ushered in the “modern era” of what is now the fastest growing team sport. Based in Baltimore, the home of lacrosse, STX has been universally recognized for innovation in product design and development. STX continues to strive for new performance standards in sporting goods equipment at the highest levels of competition. For more information, visit

About NCHC:
The National Collegiate Hockey Conference is an eight-school, NCAA Division I men’s hockey conference entering its third season of competition. The NCHC’s member institutions are: Colorado College, the University of Denver, Miami University, the University of Minnesota Duluth, the University of Nebraska Omaha, the University of North Dakota, St. Cloud State University and Western Michigan University. Since 2000, NCHC’s members have produced four NCAA Champions and 20 NCAA Frozen Four appearances, including three in the last two seasons. All eight members have participated in the NCAA Ice Hockey Championship tournament at least once since 2011, including an NCAA-record six of eight teams in 2015. For more information, visit

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Madeline Caldwell