TOMAHAWKS ANNOUNCE 2013-2014
Johnstown, PA – The Johnstown Tomahawks are thrilled to announce their schedule for the 2013-2014 regular season. The team, which earned the title of North American Hockey League (NAHL) 2012-2013 Organization of the Year, begins its sophomore season with a two-game homestand on Sept. 14 and Sept. 15 against Port Huron. The Tomahawks will play a total of 60 games, including 28 home games at the Cambria County War Memorial Arena.
To open the season, the Tomahawks will welcome the Fighting Falcons on Saturday, September 14 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, September 15 at 3:00 p.m. at the Cambria County War Memorial Arena. The Tomahawks plan to hold the Second Annual HockeyFest, featuring music, food, drinks, and games for fans of all ages, to kick off the start of the new season, with more information to follow.
Johnstown will play a total of 28 home games in 2013-2014, taking place mostly on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. The Tomahawks plan to bring back many fun promotion events, theme nights, and giveaways for the new season. A full promotional schedule will soon be released.
Home Game Days Break Down
Monday – 1
Tuesday – 1
Thursday – 1
Friday – 9
Saturday – 12
Sunday – 4
Four of the team’s early regular-season games will take place September 18-21 at the Schwan Super Rink in Blaine, Minnesota for the 11th Annual NAHL Showcase Tournament. All 24 NAHL teams will participate.
The weekend of Friday, March 21 marks the team’s final home games of the season. They will play the Soo Eagles in the three-game homestand that will feature Fan Appreciation Weekend. They will play their final game against Janesville in Wisconsin on Saturday, March 29, the same day the NAHL concludes its 38th regular season. The post-season playoff run for the 2014 Robertson Cup Championship begins May 9, 2013.
The Tomahawks continue preparations for their second North American Hockey League season. Season tickets and group packages are now available. For additional information, call 814-536-4625, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.JohnstownTomahawks.com.
About the NAHL
The NAHL, the only USA Hockey-sanctioned Tier II Junior league boasting 24 teams from across North America, prides itself on the social maturity and skill development of student-athletes ages 16-20 with aspirations of advancing to collegiate and/or professional hockey. So far during the 2012-13 season, over 170 NAHL players committed to NCAA schools. NAHL alum Patrick Kane was named the 2013 Conn Smythe Trophy winner as MVP of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs, five players with NAHL ties were selected in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft and a total of 23 NAHL alumni appeared in the 2013 NCAA Frozen Four. For more information, visit www.nahl.com