The Golden Gopher Blue Line Club
The Golden Gopher Blue Line Club is a strategic part of the team working to help maintain the high quality of the Gopher Hockey Men's Program. Blue Line Club activities such as the season home series Blue Line Luncheons/Chalktalks, the Kids Skate with the Gophers, the Alumni Game, the Annual Hockey Awards Banquet, and the John Mariucci Golf Open, help keep Gopher Hockey one of the premier programs in the country. Funds raised from Blue Line Club activities go directly to support the Gopher Hockey Men's Program.
And you can be part of it too! Join the team by becoming a Blue Line Club member and help support Golden Gopher Hockey. Enjoy our many activities and meet other loyal Gopher Hockey boosters while having fun and being part of a great team working toward a common goal:
A Successful Gopher Hockey program.
Friday, January 13th: Pregame Chalktalk 5:30-8:00 Sports Pavillion Club Room
Our pregame Chalktalks are a hidden gem- let's unearth it and tell your friends about this one. Get the lowdown on the Wolverines from the Gopher Coaching staff. Don't worry about finding a spot at Sally's or Sturb's before the game, join us for a fantastic appetizer spread from Crave catering, with a cash bar. Plenty of time to make it across the street for that 8PM puck drop with Michigan! $15 members/ $20 non-members (reservations are requested, walk-ups are welcome).
Saturday, February 4th: Taproom Bus Time TBA
A bus will pick us up in Stadium Village, make stops at several local taprooms, and return in time for the Gophers/Penn State game. $20 members / $25 non-members (reservations are suggested )
Saturday, February 25th: Surly Luncheon
If you didn't come last year, you missed out on one of the best luncheons we've hosted. Coach Mike Guentzel, reminded us why we love Gopher Hockey, and for our favorite Iron Range alums. We're hoping to make this one just as special. We'll talk Badgers, and hear from some Gopher favorites. Did we mention there's incredible food and Surly Beer? $20 members / $25 non-members (reservations are suggested and begged for).
2016 BLC Holiday Auction
The Holiday Auction is back! Scheduled to open Thanksgiving weekend. Look for more info on the Artwork, Gopher Memorabilia, Fan Experiences that have made this a hit.
Look for it soon at: www.32auctions.com/BLC2016
2016-17 Blue Line Club Membership Levels
Blue Line Membership: $25.00
Includes: membership card, access to exclusive club offers, discounts and events.
and free line charts at all home games
Center Ice Membership: $100
Includes: Blue Line benefits
PLUS - FREE Program at all home games
Winners Circle Membership: $250.00
Includes: Center Ice benefits
PLUS - Official Team Media Guide
PLUS - Admission to one event
Coaches Club Membership: $500.00
Includes: Winner Circle benefits
PLUS - One FREE admission to each event
PLUS - Framed Autographed Team Picture (or similar item)*
* or similar items. Example: jersey, stick, player card sheet. Autographed gifts are dependent on availability and staff approval.
Need more than one membership? Add a second membership for only $20!
*Assist members can receive line charts/programs benefits, but are not eligible for additional media guides, luncheons, or gifts
We prefer cash/checks, but if you would like to pay with a credit card, try our online store: z.umn.edu/blcsquare
Contact us for more information.
The Golden Gopher Blue Line Club is a non-profit booster organization supporting the University of Minnesota Men's Hockey Program and its student athletes. All proceeds raised by the Blue Line Club are used to support the Gopher Hockey program. All Blue Line Club functions and activities shall be compliant to University of Minnesota and NCAA rules and regulations.
The Blue Line Club each year raises funds for the hockey program through Blue Line Club Memberships, scheduled home series luncheons, and the John Mariucci Golf Open. Proceeds collected through Blue Line Club memberships and sponsored activities are, and have been, used towards:
- John Mayasich Endowed Scholarship
- Doug Woog Endowed Scholarship
- Mariucci Arena facility
- Championship Banners
- Restoration of Memorabilia
- Student Athlete Learning Center
- Computer Equipment
- Weight Room Equipment
- Video Equipment
- Sports Medicine Equipment
- Cheerleader Uniforms
- Alumni Game
- Annual Hockey Awards Banquet
Jean Amundson - 612-486-9581