Here are the 16 boys' hockey section championship games

Trips to the state tournament are on the line Wednesday and Thursday nights.
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Thirty-two teams will be narrowed to 16 over the next 48 hours as the boys' section championships will determine the state tournament teams, and all of the games will be played at 7 o'clock Wednesday and Thursday nights. 

Six of the eight section title bouts in Class 2A are Wednesday night, in addition to three Class 1A championship games. The remaining two 2A games and five 1A matchups will be played Thursday night. 

The best two nights of high school hockey arrived for Minnesota, and these are the games that will determine the state tournament fields. 

Class 2A

1AA: 2) Lakeville North at 1) Lakeville South - Wednesday

2AA: 3) Minnetonka at 1) Eden Prairie - Wednesday

3AA: 2) Rosemount at 1) St. Thomas Academy - Wednesday

4AA: 2) White Bear Lake at 1) Hill-Murray - Wednesday

5AA: 2) Centennial at 1) Maple Grove - Thursday

6AA: 4) Benilde-St. Margaret's at 2) Wayzata - Wednesday

7AA: 2) Andover at 1) Grand Rapids - Wednesday

8AA: 2) Moorhead at 1) Roseau - Thursday

Class 1A

1A: 3) Mankato West at 1) Dodge County - Wednesday

2A: 2) Delano at 1) Breck - Wednesday

3A: 2) Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato at 1) Hutchinson - Wednesday

4A: 2) Mahtomedi at 1) Gentry Academy - Thursday

5A: 2) Northern Lakes at 1) Monticello - Thursday

6A: 2) Fergus Falls at 1) Little Falls - Thursday

7A: 2) Duluth Denfeld at 1) Hermantown - Thursday

8A: 2) East Grand Forks at 1) Warroad - Thursday

The only No. 1 seed to not reach the section championship round is Cretin-Derham Hall in Section 6AA, as they were upset by Benilde-St. Margaret's 4-0. The lowest remaining seed in Class 1A is Mankato West, a No. 3 seed in Section 1. 

The boys' state tournament will be played Mar. 30 through April 3, with the boys' title games happening Saturday, April 3 at the Xcel Energy Center. 

The girls' tourney starts this week with quarterfinal action Friday and Saturday, followed by the semifinals on April 1 and the championship games preceding the boys' title games on April 3. 

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