The SRJC Ice Hockey team clinched aPacific Regional Tournament berth on
Thursday night when the ACHA released the 4th and final rankings. The Polar Bears, comfortably occupying the #8 rank will travel to Nebraska, from February 16th to the 19th, for the club’s first regional tournament appearance in club history.
The SRJC Polar Bears will square off with the #5 ranked Buffaloes from University of Colorado to kick off the single elimination tournament. This game will take place on Friday, February 17th, at 12:00pm central time. If the Polar Bears win, they will play a second and final game on Saturday, February 18th, the opponent will be determined after Friday’s slate of games. After the first round of games, teams will be matched up based on original rankings for the second set of games. The two teams that win both games will advance to the National Championship Tournament in New Jersey to be held in mid March.