The Soo Greyhounds Hockey Club will open their 2017 Development Camp this weekend when thirty-five prospects arrive in Sault Ste. Marie.
Set for Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13, off-ice activities will take place at the Essar Centre while on-ice activities will be housed at the John Rhodes Community Centre (Rink #1)
Over the course of the camp, players will take part in a variety of events ranging from fitness testing, skill sessions, practices, team meetings and on-ice activities.
The on-ice activities (open to the general public) are as follows:
Friday, May 12, 2017
9 AM – Team White Goalie Session
9:45 AM – Team White Practice
10:45 AM – Team White Skills Session
11:45 AM – Team Red Goalie Session
12:15 PM – Team Red Practice
1:15 PM – Team Red Skills Session
6:00 PM – Team Red vs Team White Scrimmage
Saturday, May 13, 2017
8:30 AM – Team White Practice
9:30 AM – Team Red Practice
2:30 PM – Team Red vs Team White Scrimmage
This year’s camp will be broken down into two teams.
– 35 total players; 4 goalies, 10 defenseman, 21 forwards
– 11 players were selected in the 2017 OHL Priority Selection, 5 were selected in the 2017 OHL U18 Priority Selection, 9 were selected in the 2016 OHL Priority Selection while 9 are FREE AGENT invites.
We look forward to seeing you all at the rink this week for Development Camp 2017!
SPECIAL “HOUND POUND HOURS”
If you’re still looking for your Soo Greyhounds apparel or novelty item to show your hometown pride during the off-season here is your chance.
The “Hound Pound” store inside the Essar Centre will have the following hours during Development Camp:
Friday, May 12
12 PM – 2 PM
Saturday, May 13
10 AM – 12 PM
Can’t make it to the rink, don’t forget you can make online purchases by visiting www.thehoundpound.ca