The Northstar Knights host annual online auction and weekend games list in honor of Alexandria Police and Fire Services
The Northstar Christian Academy hosts its annual charity hockey games and auction on the last weekend of January to recognize and benefit the Alexandria Fire and Police Department.
The Knights’ U16 and U18 hockey teams are hosting a full game lineup Jan. 28-30 with the Rocky Mountain Roughriders, Sioux Falls and Milwaukee Jr. Admirals making up the four U16 and U18 programs in town this weekend.
Events on January 28 will include a reception with hors d’oeuvres from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for members and families of the police and firefighters. A special color guard presentation will begin at 7:30 am to honor both departments. at the Northstar Sports Complex in Alexandria.
The Northstar Knights U16 team will play at noon on January 28, while the Northstar U18 team will play the last game of the evening at 7:30 p.m.
The Knights will wear special themed firefighter and police service jerseys that will be auctioned off as part of a fundraiser for the services. Additional items donated by businesses in the area will also be auctioned off as part of the benefit.
The list of auction items includes a “Skate with a Knight” prize, Alexandria restaurant packages, a knights equipment basket and a birthday party package.
To view the auction online, visit https://web.dashapp.io/auctions/knightshockey. Other items are added as they arrive. The auction opens on January 23 and ends at 5 p.m. on January 30.
All Under-16 and Under-18 games throughout the weekend at the Northstar Sports Complex (3888 Pioneer Rd SE) are free and open to the public.
The Knights U18 team is ranked 6th in the country at the start of the week of January 5.
JANUARY 28 – Noon – U16 Knights vs. Rocky Mountain Roughriders (RMR); 2:30 p.m. – U18 Sioux Falls (SF) vs RMR; 5:00 p.m. – U16 SF vs. Milwaukee Jr. Admirals (MJA); U18 Knights vs. MJA
JANUARY 29 – Midday – U16 Knights against MJA; 2:30 p.m. – U16 SF vs RMR; 5 p.m. – U18 Knights vs RMR; 7:30 p.m. – U18 SF vs MJA
JANUARY 30 – 8am – U16 MJA vs RMR; 10:30 am – U18 MJA vs RMR; 1 p.m. – U16 Knights vs SF; 3:30 p.m. – U18 Knights vs SF