NDHSAA checks policy on checking in hockey
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota High School Activities Association officials are examining whether they should follow Minnesota in implementing tougher penalties for illegal checks during hockey games.
Late Saturday, the Minnesota State High School League announced changes to the penalties for boarding, checking from behind, as well as contact to the head, in response to a Dec. 30 injury that left Jack Jablonski, 16, paralyzed.
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