July 31, 2013
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- For University of Michigan ice hockey fans who cannot wait for the 2013-14 season to start, Friday night's (Aug. 2) Alumni Game at Yost Ice Arena offers the perfect way to get back into the swing of things. Nearly 40 former Michigan players are expected to play in the annual contest that will start at 6:15 p.m.
Admission is free, and immediately after the alumni game ends at 7:15 p.m., fans are invited to take the ice for a public skate. The one-hour skate will also be free. Ice skates will be available to rent for $3.
On Saturday (Aug. 3) at 10 a.m., the alumni weekend will continue with the annual golf outing at the University of Michigan Golf Course. More than 100 golfers, including former U-M players and sponsors of Michigan ice hockey, will tee it up for the scramble event.
As of Wednesday (July 31), the roster for the Alumni Game includes: Keith Carter (class of 1982), Andrew Ebbett (2006), Bob Falconer (1974), Danny Fardig (2009), Chris Frescoln (1997), Luke Glendening (2012), David Harlock (1993), Charlie Henderson (2005), David Huntzicker (2001), Shawn Hunwick (2012), Jack Johnson (2009), Mike Knuble (1995), Paul Kobylarz (1985), Kip Maurer (1978), Brad McCaughey (1988), Mark Mink (2003), Lee Moffie (2013), David Moss (2005), Brandon Naurato (2009), Pat Neaton (1993), Eric Nystrom (2005), Rob Palmer (1977), Billy Powers (1988), David Roberts (1993), Mike Roemensky (2003), Jeff Rohrkemper (2013), Noah Ruden (2006), Steve Shields (1994), Ted Speers (1983), Mike Stone (1994), Chris Summers (2010), Chris Tamer (1993), Jeff Urban (1989), Rick Willis (1995), Brian Wiseman (1994) and Mike Woodford (2005).
Media Contact: Bruce Madej (734) 763-4423
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