Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The Duluth East boys' hockey team will be the No. 1 overall seed in the Section 7AA playoffs this season, that after the coaches met Wednesday evening for the annual seeding meeting ahead of the playoff schedule.
Below are listed all the seeds and first-game matchups for the teams in Section 7AA, with the championship game scheduled for Feb. 27 at AMSOIL Arena in Duluth, Minn.
PLAY-IN GAME --- Feb. 15
(8) St. Francis vs. (9) Cambridge-Isanti
QUARTERFINALS --- Feb. 18
(1) Duluth East vs. (8) or (9)
(4) Grand Rapids vs. (5) Forest Lake
(2) Elk River-Zimmerman vs. (7) Cloquet-Esko-Carlton)
(3) Andover vs. (6) St. Michael-Albertville
SEMIFINALS --- Feb. 22
CHAMPIONSHIP --- Feb. 27