2017-18 Scoreboard

What is RinkWriter®?

  • RinkWriter® is a user friendly tool for the rink-side scorekeeper.

  • The scoresheets that you find here can be printed and distributed to the teams between periods.

  • RinkWriter® has been used and field tested since 2001 and each year a free upgrade has been provided to all license holders.

  • RinkWriter® hopes to send out the 2017 upgrade sometime in September or October.

  • RinkWriter® is a tool designed specifically for the rink-side hockey scorekeeper / announcer.

  • RinkWriter® has produced thousands of official rink-side hockey scoresheets for collegiate, high school, & youth hockey games since 2001.

  • RinkWriter® creates official rink-side hockey scoresheets.

  • Uploaded game scoresheets may be found with your smart phone.

  • What is a RW Scoresheet?  (video 4:15)

 Recent Sample Scoresheets
July 15 - 21st
USA Girls U18 Selects
July 8 - 12th
USA Girls 15 Selects
March 31-April 2nd
Minnesota Selects (Boys)
Minnesota Selects (Girls)
More teams and more games are being added for the 2017-18 hockey season.
  • RinkWriter® has been offering each licensed arena or school the free option to upload their scoresheets to the RinkWriter® scoreboard....

  • Posting scoresheets on-line is optional...but appreciated by fans and the media.

  • So far, in 2017, there have been more than 27,500 unique visitors to the RinkWriter® web site.  

  • The media has expressed an appreciation for having hockey scoresheets posted on-line immediately after each period. 

  • RinkWriter® invites you to purchase a license and to become a member of its team. 

  • With an Arena Site License, RinkWriter® may be used for any or all games being played at your arena.

2016-17 Scoreboard
November 2016
December 2016
January 2017
February 2017
March 2017
April 2017
MN U12B State Tournament
MN U15B State Tournament
MN District 5 Championships
St. Cloud Squirt Super C
St. Cloud Turkey Trot
Granite City Classic
Fergus Falls Holiday Classic
Little Falls Holiday Classic
Storm'n-Sabres Holiday Classic
Crookston Holiday Classic




Import Rosters

Video Instructions/Help
  • Hockey scorekeepers may use RinkWriter® with or without the Internet. 

  • The RinkWriter® hockey scoresheets that you find on RinkWriter's® scoreboard have been created and uploaded by actual hockey rink-side scorekeepers.

  • Your official RinkWriter® hockey scoresheet may be used for updating other data base web sites.

  • It works best to print your RinkWriter® hockey scoresheets as PDF files.

  • Print paper copies of your hockey scoresheets directly from the software  or from your PDF files.  

  • PDF files can be sent as e-mail attachments, or they may be uploaded to a web site.

  • Paper copies of your hockey scoresheets may be given to both teams and/or the media immediately after each period.

  • RinkWriter® is a user-friendly tool for creating game scoresheets.

  • Your scoresheets may be uploaded to RinkWriter's® scoreboard.

  • You may create multiple folders on your desktop for collegiate, high school, bantam, peewee, and/or squirt games...and others.

  • For high school games, set up one folder for your JV games and another folder for your varsity games.

  • Each team may have its own folder on the desktop.

  • For festivals and tournaments, it works great to have multiple folders on your desktop...one folder for each game.

  • With multiple folders, many games may be set up ahead of time.  Each folder may contain a single game.

  • RinkWriter® was designed and developed by a former high school assistant hockey coach, statistician, scorekeeper, and announcer. He was also a mathematics and computer programming instructor.