No Delay in Game! We are excited to announce the 2020 NASEF Minecraft Face-Off Winners!

Go Ducks! Go Golden Knights! Go Wild! Go Panthers! Go Maple Leafs!  Go Oilers! Go Hurricanes! Go Devils!

NASEF partnered with the Anaheim Ducks, Minnesota Wild, and Vegas Golden Knights to host the 2020 NASEF Minecraft Face-Off, where team of students in grades 3rd-12th created design builds in Minecraft. Teams designed their favorite professional hockey team's logo and jersey plus built the next-generation hockey arena. Over 70 teams across North America competed in the Face-Off! 

Thank you to all partners who helped make this a successful competition:


Grand Prize Winner: Innovation in All Three Challenges

This team completed all three challenges and scored high across all three Challenges:

Team Name: The Flying V
Grades: 3rd-6th
Team Members: 3
Location: Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada


Challenge #1: Hockey Team Logo Design

Recreate (or reimagine) your favorite hockey team logo in Minecraft! Will you build it block by block, code it, or snazz it up in your own way?

1st Place Team: The Endermen

Pro Hockey Team: Vegas Golden Knights Team Members: 2 Grades: 3rd-6th Location: Gilbert, AZ

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2nd Place Team: The Creeper Crew

Pro Hockey Team: Vegas Golden Knights Team Members: 3 Grades: 3rd-6th Location: Las Vegas, AZ

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3rd Place Team (Tie): Porter-Gaud Red

Pro Hockey Team: Florida Panthers Team Members: 4 Grades: 3rd-6th Location: Johns Island, SC

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3rd Place Team (Tie): Junior Lady Ducks Designers

Pro Hockey Team: Anaheim Ducks Team Members: 4 Grades: 3rd-6th Location: Tustin, CA

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Challenge #1: All Participating Teams

  • Big Brain Builders | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • Colorado Galaxy | Vegas Golden Knights | Aurora, CO
  • Da Boyz | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • Fanaheim | Anaheim Ducks | Colorado Springs, CO
  • Flying V | Anaheim Ducks | Moncton, New Brunswick
  • Go Devils! | New Jersey Devils | Barnegat, NJ
  • Grumpy Cats | Florida Panthers | Plantation, FL
  • HatTrickHeros | Anaheim Ducks | Newport Coast, CA
  • Hunters | Anaheim Ducks | Yorba Linda, CA
  • Minecraft Buddies | Vegas Golden Knights | Henderson, NV
  • Minnesota Mild | Minnesota Wild | Shoreview, MN
  • Moon_Clan | Anaheim Ducks | Brea, CA
  • PG Blue | Washington Capitals | Johns Island, SC
  • PG Gold | Carolina Hurricanes | Johns Island, SC
  • PG Purple | Edmonton Oilers | Johns Island, SC
  • The Golden Builders | Vegas Golden Knights | Henderson, NV
  • The KryptoKnights | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • The Lone Wolf | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • The Maple Builders | Toronto Maple Leafs | Plantation, FL
  • The Slapshots | Anaheim Ducks | Costa Mesa, CA
  • The wither Skeleton | Anaheim Ducks | Anaheim, CA
  • TNT Dynamite | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • Vegas Strong | Vegas Golden Knights | North Las Vegas, NV
  • Wienerschnitzel Masters | Anaheim Ducks | Newport Beach, CA​

View all Challenge #1 Logo Designs on our Flipgrid

View All Logo Designs


Challenge #2: Hockey Jersey Design

Redesign your favorite hockey team jersey in Minecraft! What elements would you include in your custom jersey? Will you incorporate a new logo, color scheme, or mascot?

1st Place Team: Minnesota Mild

Pro Hockey Team: Minnesota Wild Team Member: 1 Grades: 3rd-6th Location: Shoreview, MN

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2nd Place Team: Big Brain Builders

Pro Hockey Team: Vegas Golden Knights Grades: 3rd-6th Team Members: 4 Location: Las Vegas, NV

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3rd Place Team: The Maple Builders

Pro Hockey Team: Toronto Maple Leafs Grades: 3rd-6th Team Members: 2 Location: Plantation, FL

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Challenge #2: All Participating Teams

  • Junior Lady Ducks Designers | Anaheim Ducks | Tustin, CA
  • Minecraft Buddies | Vegas Golden Knights | Henderson, NV
  • Moon_Clan | Anaheim Ducks | Brea, CA
  • PG Blue | Washington Capitals | Johns Island, SC
  • PG Gold | Carolina Hurricanes | Johns Island, SC
  • PG Purple | Edmonton Oilers | Johns Island, SC
  • PG Red | Florida Panthers | Johns Island, SC
  • The Creeper Crew | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • The Endermen | Vegas Golden Knights | Gilbert, AZ
  • The Golden Builders | Vegas Golden Knights | Henderson, NV
  • The KryptoKnights | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • The Slapshots | Anaheim Ducks | Costa Mesa, CA
  • TNT Dynamite | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • Vegas Strong | Vegas Golden Knights | North Las Vegas, NV

View all the Challenge #2 Jersey Designs in our Flipgrid

View all Jersey Designs


Challenge #3: Hockey Arena Design

It's the year 2120, and your favorite hockey team is accepting proposals for their new arena. Design and build your ultimate hockey arena in Minecraft! Will your venue be exclusively used for hockey, or will it have multiple uses? Where will it be? How will fans be transported to it? How will you purchase concessions and merch?

1st Place Team: Henderson Miners

Pro Hockey Team: Vegas Golden Knights Grades: 3rd-6th Team Member: 1 Location: Henderson, NV

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2nd Place Team: The KryptoKnights

Pro Hockey Team: Vegas Golden Knights Grades: 7th-8th Team Members: 4 Location: Las Vegas, NV

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3rd Place Team: The Grumpy Cats

Pro Hockey Team: Florida Panthers Grades: 3rd-6th Team Members: 3 Location: Plantation, FL

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Challenge #3: All Participating Teams

  • Big Brain Builders | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • Building Pandas | Los Angeles Kings | Weston, Florida
  • Colorado Galaxy | Vegas Golden Knights | Aurora, FL
  • Da Boyz | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • Fanaheim | Anaheim Ducks | Colorado Springs, CO
  • Flying V | Anaheim Ducks | Moncton, New Brunswick
  • Go Devils! | New Jersey Devils | Barnegat, NJ
  • Hunters | Anaheim Ducks | Yorba Linda, CA
  • Junior Lady Ducks Designers | Anaheim Ducks | Tustin, CA
  • Learn Through Gaming | Los Angeles Kings | Culver City, CA
  • Minecraft Buddies | Vegas Golden Knights | Henderson, NV
  • Minnesota Mild | Minnesota Wild | Shoreview, MN
  • Moon_Clan | Anaheim Ducks | Brea, CA
  • New Jersey Kings | Los Angeles Kings | Basking Ridge, NJ
  • OCHockeyClub | Anaheim Ducks | La Habra, CA
  • Ryan Kirk | Toronto Maple Leafs | Superior, WI
  • The Creeper Crew | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • The Endermen | Vegas Golden Knights | Gilbert, AZ
  • The Frightening Lightning | Tampa Bay Lightning | Plantation, FL
  • The Golden Builders | Vegas Golden Knights | Henderson, NV
  • The Maple Builders | Toronto Maple Leafs | Plantation, FL
  • The Slapshots | Anaheim Ducks | Costa Mesa, CA
  • The Variable Knights | Vegas Golden Knights | Henderson, NV
  • The wither skeleton | Anaheim Ducks | Anaheim, CA
  • TheKarens | Vegas Golden Knights | Henderson, NV
  • Titans | Anaheim Ducks | Temecula, CA
  • TNT Dynamite | Vegas Golden Knights | Las Vegas, NV
  • Utah Raptors | Tampa Bay Lightning | Lehi, UT
  • Vegas Strong | Vegas Golden Knights | North Las Vegas, NV
  • Wienerschnitzel Masters | Anaheim Ducks | Newport Beach, CA

View all Challenge #3 Hockey Arena Designs on our Flipgrid

View All Hockey Arena Designs


Awards

The North America Scholastic Esports Federation will award 1st-3rd place winning teams for each Challenge and a team for the Grand Prize.

For each Challenge,

  • 1st Place Team: each team member will be awarded with (1) copy of the new Minecraft Dungeons Hero Edition. 
  • 2nd Place Team: each team member will be awarded with (1) copy of the new Minecraft Dungeons Standard Edition.
  • 3rd Place Team: each team member will be awarded with (1) copy of the new Minecraft Dungeons Standard Edition.

For the Grand Prize winning team, each team member will be awarded with (1) Xbox One Minecraft Creeper Wireless Controller or Microsoft Xbox One Minecraft Pig Edition Wireless Controller AND (1) Minecraft Dungeons Hero Edition. 

The Anaheim Ducks, Minnesota Wild, and Vegas Golden Knights will provide additional awards and prizes based on their own selections.