PHOTOS: Squirts brave the cold for outdoor games at The Lights in West Fargo

As part of Stampede Day at The Lights, two West Fargo squirt teams faced off as part of a full-day of play outdoors Thursday afternoon.

squirt hockey players playing in a game
Two West Fargo squirt teams play Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022 during the West Fargo Winter Classic.
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WEST FARGO — As part of the six-day Essentia Health West Fargo Winter Classic, Thursday was Stampede Day at The Lights, an outdoor rink in West Fargo.

The venue featured several firepits surrounding the rink for parents and fans to stay warm, especially as temperatures cooled to about 15 degrees during this game Thursday afternoon.

Thirty teams from five states will be showcased in various indoor and outdoor games at the 2022 Essentia Health West Fargo Winter Classic from Dec. 27 to Jan. 1.

Rob Beer is the digital content manager for Forum Communications. A journalist with Forum Communications since 1991, he is the editor of The Rink Live and assists with Northland Outdoors and other content produced by the company.
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