Outstaters have tough fight to get youth hockey tourney back from metro
The news that Tony Dorn Jr. received April 27 was both disappointing and bizarre, he thought.
Although Thief River Falls was deemed fit to host Alexander Ovechkin, Evgeni Malkin and the World Junior Championship by the IIHF just three years ago, the city was getting the Minnesota state Bantam A tournament taken away.
"It caught us by surprise," said Dorn, president of the TRF Amateur Hockey Association.
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