Pupils of the Boris Mikhailov Hockey Academy completed the 2022/2023 season
On May 26, at the Yubileiny Ice Palace in Novomoskovsk, the closing ceremony of the 2022/2023 season was held for the pupils of the Youth Sports School “Academy of Hockey named after. Boris Petrovich Mikhailov.
Dmitry Yakovlev, Minister of Sports of the Tula Region, took part in the awarding ceremony for the pupils of the children's school following the results of the regular championship. He noted that with the support of Governor Alexei Dyumin and social partners, an effective system has been built that allows the formation of a sports reserve of young hockey players.
“We pay great attention to the creation of a modern, high-quality sports infrastructure. Eight ice arenas have been built, hockey rinks are being installed in the municipalities. Everything is done so that our children can spend their free time with benefit. In recent years, the Academy of Hockey. Boris Petrovich Mikhailov" has become a real interregional center for the training of professional hockey players, which allows you to grow your players. Today it unites more than 500 pupils,” Dmitry Yakovlev said.
The Minister thanked Alexander Shamsutdinov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of JSC Polyplast Group of Companies, for supporting hockey in the region.
In the 2022/2023 season, following the results of the first stage of the Moscow City Cup, teams of players born in 2011 and 2012 took first place in group "B" and moved to group "A". The rest of the school teams had a confident season and will continue to play in their groups.
There are three branches of the children's school - in the Tula, Nizhny Novgorod and Leningrad regions. The Academy system includes teams such as AKM (High Hockey League), Mikhailov Academy and Mikhailov Junior Academy (Youth Hockey League), as well as the AKM Sledge sledge hockey team.