Mite tourney at Gipper

To the editor:

We would like to thank the many businesses and supporters of local hockey who donated time, money or goods to assist in the Mite Gipp Tournament held Feb. 16-18 at the George Gipp Arena. The weekend was very successful with 13 teams involved. The sponsors included, Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital, Bucko’s party store, Calumet Electronics, Burger King, UP Audiology, Finlandia University, Michigan Tech University, Pat’s Foods, Calumet High School, Harter’s Party store, Center Ice, Neal Daycare, GLSV, U.P. Health Portage Fitness Ctr., Louie’s Fresh Markets, Toni’s Country Kitchen, Copper Island Printing, Coaches, parent volunteers, and the village of Laurium for allowing us to use the arena all weekend. Thank you for helping to make this weekend of hockey possible for our local 6-to-8-year-old mites in our local area.