The brackets for the 2021 MSHSL girls' hockey state tournament were unveiled Sunday, with quarterfinal action set to begin Friday and Saturday at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.
The top seed in Class 2A is defending champion Andover. Gentry Academy, a school in Vadnais Heights that is in its first year as an MSHSL member, is the No. 1 seed in Class 1A.
The tournament features three undefeated teams: Andover (20-0), Edina (19-0) and Proctor/Hermantown (18-0).
Class 1A quarterfinals Friday - Xcel Energy Center
11 a.m. Rochester Lourdes (9-8) vs. No. 2 Warroad (19-1)
1 p.m. Luverne (16-4) vs. No. 3 Proctor/Hermantown (18-0)
6 p.m. River Lakes (13-5-2) vs. No. 1 Gentry Academy (17-2)
8 p.m. No. 5 Mound Westonka (14-2) vs. No. 4 Chisago Lakes (18-2)
Class 2A quarterfinals Saturday - Xcel Energy Center
11 a.m. Centennial (16-5) vs. No. 2 Edina (19-0)
1 p.m. Alexandria Area (14-4-2) vs. No. 3 Minnetonka (15-3-3)
6 p.m. Farmington (11-8-1) vs. No. 1 Andover (20-0)
8 p.m. No. 5 Eastview (15-4-2) vs. No. 4 Stillwater (19-2-1)
The semifinals for both 1A and 2A are set for April 1, with the championship games scheduled for Saturday, April 3.
The boys' hockey state tournament will be played Mar. 30 through April 3, with the boys' title games also happening Saturday, April 3 at the Xcel Energy Center.
The boys' brackets will be unveiled once section playoff competition wraps up this week.