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, 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.
Blue Line Club Luncheons
Join us at a Blue Line Club Luncheon, on select Fridays during the 2012-13 hockey season. This year will feature four luncheons in four distinct venues. This is a great opportunity to meet other Gopher Hockey fans, eat a delicious meal, and to hear what's up with local hockey notables.
2012-13 Blue Line Luncheon Schedule
- Friday, October 12 (Michigan State) at TCF Bank Stadium in the Indoor Club Room
- Friday, November 16 (Wisconsin) at O'Gara's
- Friday, January 18 (North Dakota) at Original Gabe's by the Park
- Friday, February 22 (UMD) at Jax Cafe
Dine with your favorite alumni and honorary guests! Lunch buffet begins at 11:45 a.m. and program starts at Noon. Cost is $20 for Blue Line Club members, $25 for non-members. Luncheon dates & times are subject to change. Tickets are sold at the door, reservations are recommended, call 612-625-2886, or use our online reservation form.
2012-13 Blue Line Club Membership Levels
Blue Line Membership: $25.00
Includes: membership card, access to exclusive club offers, discounts and events.
PLUS - 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 - Team Autographed Poster (or similar item)*
PLUS - 1 Free Admission to each luncheon
Coaches Club Membership: $500.00
Includes: Winner Circle benefits
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.
Ask us about paying for memberships via credit card!
You may download a copy of our membership form or contact us to have one mailed to you.
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
Mark Bahr - 612-624-6889
Jean Edhlund - 612-486-9581