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2013 Illinois State Hockey Championships bracket announced

Area high school hockey teams learn their playoff draws

Published: Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013 2:37 p.m. CDT

Last week the Amateur Hockey Associaton Illinois released the draw for the 2013 Illinois State Hockey Championships.

The red division, which is comprised of one school teams, has 26 teams. First round games will be played on yet to be determined dates in February. Glenbrook North is the top seed.

First round games for area teams in the red division include:

No. 9 Benet vs. No. 24 York No. 16 St. Viator vs. No. 17 Hinsdale Central No. 10 Naperville Central vs. No. 23 Lyons Township

No. 6 Fenwick received a first round bye.

In the combined division there are 25 teams. Rockford is the top seed.

First round games for area teams in the combined division are as follows:

No. 10 Latin vs. No. 23 Guerin/Naz/RB/IC No. 11 South Hockey vs. No. 22 Lockport/Lemont

No. 5 AWF Renegades, No. 6 Bartlett/Wheaton and No. 12 Glenbard received a first round bye.

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