The first Texas Collegiate Hockey Conference (TCHC) Championship will be held in El Paso. The conference announced the news publicly on June 14.
From the official TCHC Facebook page -
The TCHC is proud to announce the first play-offs will be hosted by UTEP in El Paso, TX. We are excited for this opportunity to showcase our league in the great atmosphere that UTEP will be able to provide.
The top 3 teams from each division will take part in the 3 day single elimination tournament February 9th through 11th.
"This is a great opportunity for the city of El Paso and the UTEP Miners Hockey Club. To be able to host the first TCHC championship is an honor. I know the team will do their best to represent the university and city of El Paso and make them proud." Coach Herman replied when asked about the playoff tournament.
More details of the tournament will be released as the season nears.
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