Event Information

Ice Hockey (3 on 3)


  • Fri, April 21, 2017
  • Sat, April 22 2017
  • Sun, April 23, 2017

Other Info

 2017 Entry Form


Centennial Ice Arena
427 Bench Blvd
Billings, MT 59105

Headquarter Hotel

Bighorn Resort
Phone 1-877-995-8999
ask for BSSG Rate

Entry Fees

Goalie Fee:
(Max 1 player)
Entry Fee:
(Max 7 players)
Swap Players*:
(Online Only)
Free Until April 14
 Online Entry Deadline: April 7 at 5:00pm or until Division fills
 T-Shirt Deadline: April 7

*Minimum of 4 players, maximum of 8 players (including the goalie).

Event Photos

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Centennial Ice Arena
427 Bench Blvd
Billings, MT 59105

Event Sponsored by:

Supported by:


A Realtor at Century 21 here in Billings, Justin assumed the duties of Hockey commissioner from Vince Francischetti in 2011, and has been a USA Hockey official since 2009. Possessing measured experience from within various depths of the regional hockey community, he adheres to the idea of timely communication and empowering the ideas that make the Big Sky State Games valuable.

Jeff moved to Red Lodge from Canada. After selling a business he and his family ran in Red Lodge for 23 years, he moved to Billings. He has been involved in hockey as a player, coach, and parent for many years. He is a past board member and past president of the Billings Amateur Hockey League. Jeff is a realtor for Keller Williams Premier Brokers.

State Games of America Qualifier

All 2015 and 2016 Big Sky State Games medalists, and some 2017 medalists are eligible to compete in the
2017 State Games of America in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Current sports are:

Archery, Basketball, Billiards, Bowling, Cycling, Disc Golf, Fencing, Figure Skating, Flag Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Karate, Lacrosse, Pickleball, Racquetball, Road Race, Rollerskating, Shooting, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tae Kwon Do/Judo, Table Tennis, Tennis, Track & Field, Weightlifting, and Wrestling.

Please see the State Games of America website for more information.


Please refer to the Ice Hocky Rules page for a comprehensive set of rules.

2017 Brackets

The 2017 brackets for Ice Hockey will be posted the week of the tounament.

Special Information

Teams must have a goalie. You may have a minimum of 4 players per team, and a maximum of 8 players total (including the goalie). The first eight teams in each division whose completed entry forms are received are guaranteed a spot in the tournament. Players must play in their age group. All equipment must be worn per USA Hockey rules with no exceptions. No alcohol permitted. MUST HAVE USA HOCKEY CARD PRIOR TO THE TOURNAMENT. USA HOCKEY REGISTRATION AVAILABLE AT usahockey.com

Tournament Format

Guaranteed a minimum of 3 Games or Round Robin

Each game is 25 minutesS (running clock) and will be played on half ice. Referees will be supplied and have final say in all disputes and rules interpretations. Bracket changes will be allowed as needed.

Age Categories

Mites 5-8 (2008-2011)
Squirts 9-10 (2006-2007)
Pewee 11-12 (2004-2005)
Bantams 13-14 (2002-2003)
High School 15-18 (1998-2001)