Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Attack and Otters in Hanover

Press Release

The Owen Sound Attack and Hanover Minor Hockey are delighted to announce a pre-season OHL exhibition game will be held at the P&H Centre in Hanover.  The game will be between the Owen Sound Attack and Erie Otters and will take place on Sunday, September 8th at 2pm.

This will be one of five pre-season dates for the Attack, with the others to be announced at a later date.

“Hanover Minor Hockey is absolutely thrilled to welcome the Attack to the P&H Centre for an OHL Exhibition game.  We have enjoyed a great relationship with the team, hosting them for a public skate and open practice the last two seasons.  The game is a natural step forward and we’re very excited to welcome an OHL hockey game to Hanover.” , said Steve Fitzsimmons, Hanover Minor Hockey President.

“The town of Hanover has been extremely receptive during our previous functions.” , commented Brent Fisher, the Owen Sound Attack’s Director of Marketing and Public Relations. “We receive tremendous support from the Hanover area and this is an opportunity for us to continue to grow our brand in that market.”

Tickets will go on sale to the public starting on June 1st, with ticket prices being set at $15 each.  They will be available at the Attack box office, Hanover Canadian Tire, Lasting Memories Locker Room in Hanover and Johnny K Sports in Hanover.  All tickets will be general admission.   Proceeds from the game will go to support Hanover Minor Hockey.

(Nathan can be reached at nathanfournier@mainehockeyjournal.com)

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