Otters Release 2017 Training Camp Schedule
Erie, Pennsylvania – The Erie Otters Hockey Club announced today that the team will hold their 2017 training camp at the Erie Insurance Arena beginning Tuesday, August 29th, running through Thursday, August 31st, then concluding with the OHL Preseason Showcase at HarborCenter in Buffalo, New York over Labor Day weekend.
The schedule for the week is as follows:
|Tuesday, August 29th||Wednesday, August 30th|
|Players Report to Camp||Team Gold Practice 8:30 a.m.|
|Fitness Testing||Team White vs. Team Blue 10:00 a.m.|
|Veterans Practice – 3:30 p.m.||Team White Practice 2:00 p.m.|
|Inter-Squad Prospect Game – 4:30 p.m.||Team Gold vs. Team Blue 4:00 p.m.|
|Thursday, August 31st||Friday, September 1st|
|Team Blue Practice 9:30 a.m.||Travel to HarborCenter (Buffalo, NY)|
|Team Gold vs. Team White 11:00 a.m.||Exhibition vs. Peterborough Petes 7:30 p.m.|
|Inter-Squad Scrimmage 7:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, September 2nd||Sunday, September 3rd|
|Exhibition vs. Flint Firebirds 7:30 p.m.||Exhibition vs. Kitchener Rangers 7:30 p.m.|
All training camp on ice activity at the Erie Insurance Arena will be open to the media and public. A roster for main training camp and the inter-squad prospect game will be released in the near future.
The first ever OHL Preseason Showcase hosted at the HarborCenter in Buffalo, New York begins Friday, September 1st and runs through Sunday, September 3rd, featuring six teams facing each other in exhibition play. The HarborCenter will host three games each day, with the Otters highlighting the evening games with 7:30 starts. Tickets are $20 and include admission to every game that day. Weekend passes can be purchased for $40 and will gain attendees admission to all nine contests throughout the weekend. Tickets can be purchased through the Erie Otters website by following the link in the OHL Preseason Showcase tab in the TICKETS section.
For further information, contact Aaron Cooney with the Erie Otters at 814-455-7779 or e-mail inquiries to Aaron@ottershockey.com.