Hurricanes Deal for Zaharichuk

Zaharichuk-LETThe Lethbridge Hurricanes Hockey Club have acquired 1997-born forward Jesse Zaharichuk from the Kootenay Ice in exchange for 1998-born forward Barrett Sheen.

Zaharichuk, 19, split the 2015-2016 season with the Kamloops Blazers and the Ice. In a total of 60 games last year, Zaharichuk collected 41 points (12g-29a) along with eight penalty minutes. In 43 games in Cranbrook, the Sherwood Park, Alberta, product scored 28 points (8g-20a) along with six penalty minutes. The 5’8”, 155-pound forward has appeared in 108 Western Hockey League games registering 56 points (15g-41a) and 12 penalty minutes.

Sheen, 17, will turn 18 on September 20th. The Airdrie, Alberta, native completed in rookie season in 2015-2016 with the Hurricanes. In 46 games, the 6’3”. 212-pound forward registered 12 points (4g-8a) along with 44 penalty minutes and a plus-3 rating. Sheen, who is the cousin of former Hurricanes forward Riley Sheen, was an undrafted player in the WHL Bantam Draft.

The Hurricanes open 2016 ENMAX Training Camp on Thursday when Rookie Camp begins while Main Camp will commence on Saturday. The team will start the ENMAX Pre-Season on Friday, September 2nd when they will host the Medicine Hat Tigers in Coaldale.

Tickets for Coaldale Now Available

Wong-CoaldaleThe Lethbridge Hurricanes Hockey Club is excited to announce that tickets for their exhibition game versus the Medicine Hat Tigers on Friday, September 2nd at the Coaldale Arena are now available.

Advance tickets for the game can be purchased for $10.00 at the Coaldale Food Market. A select amount of walk up tickets will be available on game day, but it recommended to purchase your tickets in advance. In a commitment to supporting their surrounding community, all proceeds from the event are in support of the Coaldale Minor Hockey Association.

As part of the night, CMHA will be presenting NHL and WHL alumni, Stacy Roest, with the associations “Tradition of Excellence” during a pre-game ceremony. Roest, who is now the Director of Player Development for the Tampa Bay Lightning, played his minor hockey with the Coaldale Minor Hockey Association before graduating to the Val Matteoti Golden Hawks in Lethbridge. Roest went on to play five years with the Tigers before appearing in 244 NHL games with the Detroit Red Wings and Minnesota Wild. He would eventually retire from hockey in 2012.

The exhibition game in Coaldale is the first of six pre-season games that the Hurricanes will play. Full exhibition schedule:

Friday, September 2, 2016 – Hurricanes vs. Medicine Hat Tigers – 7:00pm in Coaldale
Saturday, September 3, 2016 – Hurricanes at Medicine Hat Tigers – 7:00pm in Taber
Friday, September 9, 2016 – Hurricanes vs. Swift Current Broncos – 7:00pm at ENMAX Centre
Saturday, September 10, 2016 – Hurricanes at Swift Current Broncos – 7:00pm at Credit Union i-Plex
Thursday, September 15, 2016 – Hurricanes at Kootenay Ice – 7:00pm in Crowsnest Pass
Friday, September 16, 2016 – Hurricanes vs. Calgary Hitmen – 7:00pm in Crowsnest Pass

The Hurricanes will begin Rookie Camp on Thursday, August 25th before Main Camp commences on Saturday, August 27th at the ENMAX Centre. The team will play a Red vs. White Intrasquad game on August 30th at the ENMAX Centre – admission is free with a donation of a non-perishable food item.

2016 Training Camp Schedule

2016-Website-News-Article-Anniversary-LogoThe Lethbridge Hurricanes Hockey Club is excited to announce the dates for the 2016 Training Camp which will kick off with Rookie Camp on Thursday, August 25th at the ENMAX Centre.

ENMAX will once again be the official sponsor of both the Hurricanes Training Camp and all Pre-Season games. The Hurricanes Rookie Camp will commence on Thursday with on-ice testing beginning at 4:00pm while Main Camp will begin on Saturday at 1:00pm. The camp is free and open to the public

2016 Rookie Camp Schedule:

Thursday, August 25th
Team A Practice – 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Team B Practice – 5:15pm – 6:15pm
Goalie Session – 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Friday, August 26th
Game (Team A vs. Team B) – 9:00am – 10:15am
Veteran’s Skill Session – 10:30am – 11:45am
Game (Team A vs. Team B) – 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Saturday, August 27th
Rookie Game (Team A vs. Team B) – 9:00am – 10:15am

2016 Main Camp Schedule:

Saturday, August 27th
Team A Practice – 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Team B Practice – 2:15pm – 3:15pm
Team C Practice – 3:30pm – 4:30pm

Sunday, August 28th
Game (Team A vs. Team B) – 9:00am – 9:45am
Game (Team A vs. Team C) – 10:00am – 10:45am
Game (Team B vs. Team C) – 11:00am – 11:45am
Game (Team A vs. Team C) – 4:00pm – 4:45pm
Game (Team B vs. Team C) – 5:00pm – 5:45pm
Game (Team A vs. Team B) – 6:00pm – 6:45pm

Monday, August 29th
Game (Team A vs. Team B) – 9:00am – 9:45am
Game (Team A vs. Team C) – 10:00am – 10:45am
Game (Team B vs. Team C) – 11:00am – 11:45am
Game (Team A vs. Team C) – 4:00pm – 4:45pm
Game (Team B vs. Team C) – 5:00pm – 5:45pm
Game (Team A vs. Team B) – 6:00pm – 6:45pm

Tuesday, August 30th
Pre-Game Skate (Team Red) – 10:00am – 11:00am
Pre-Game Skate (Team White) – 11:15am – 12:15pm

Red and White Game – 7:00pm – 9:30pm

The Hurricanes will be holding their annual Red vs. White intrasquad game at the ENMAX Centre on August 30th at 7:00pm. The game will be open to the public with free admission; it is encouraged that a non-perishable food item be donated for local Food Banks.

The Hurricanes will begin the 2016 ENMAX Pre-Season on Friday, September 2nd when they will welcome the Medicine Hat Tigers in Coaldale. The Hurricanes will play a total of six exhibition games before the 30th Anniversary Season begins on Friday, September 23rd.

Individual Tickets Available September 8th

Hurricanes-30thAnniversaryLogo-OutlinesThe Lethbridge Hurricanes Hockey Club is excited to announce that individual game tickets and flex packs will be available for purchase beginning on Thursday, September 8th and 10:00am.

Individual game tickets and flex packs can be purchased through the ENMAX Centre Ticket Centre, online or by calling 403-329-SEAT (7328).

INDIVIDUAL GAME TICKETS FLEX-PACKS (6-Game/18-Game)
ADULT (18+) $23.00 ADULT (18+) $105.00 / $299.00
YOUTH (3-17) $14.00 YOUTH (3-17) $70.00 / $179.00
SENIOR (65+) $20.00 SENIOR (65+) $95.00 / $259.00

 

In addition, the Hurricanes will be holding their Season Ticket Pick Up on Wednesday, September 7th at the ENMAX Centre from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. The night will include the annual ticket pick up, a gift for all season ticket holders as well as dinner provided by the Board of Directors. The 2016-2017 Hurricanes players will once again be in attendance.

The Hurricanes will begin the 2016 Pre-Season Schedule on Friday, September 2nd when they welcome the Medicine Hat Tigers in Coaldale. The Hurricanes will play a total of six exhibition games before opening their 30th Anniversary Season on Friday, September 23rd against the Medicine Hat Tigers in the Dairy Queen Home Opener at the ENMAX Centre.

Season Tickets are still available for purchase by calling 403-329-SEAT (7328) or by visiting the ENMAX Centre Ticket Centre. Buy today for your chance to be selected for the 30 Days of Giveaways that will begin on August 25th.