GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The University of North Dakota men’s hockey team, which won its eighth NCAA Division I championship in April, will be honored during an on-field ceremony prior to the Minnesota Twins game on Sunday, May 22, at Target Field in Minneapolis.
The pre-game ceremony will begin at approximately 12:45 p.m. CT and will feature a video celebrating the Fighting Hawks’ national championship run. Each player will be introduced on the stadium video board and UND head coach Brad Berry will throw the ceremonial first pitch.
Minnesota Twins President Dave St. Peter is a Bismarck, N.D., native and is a 1989 graduate of the University of North Dakota.
“We are extremely grateful and honored to have received this invitation from Dave St. Peter, a loyal and proud UND alum,” said Berry. “This will provide a terrific opportunity for our many alumni and fans in the Twin Cities area to come celebrate with us one more time. Our players and staff are looking forward to a great day at Target Field.”
The Twins host the Toronto Blue Jays at 1:10 p.m. CT. Visit www.minnesota.twins.mlb.com for ticket information.