By PAUL DELANEY
The Eastern Washington University hockey team has unveiled their 17-game 2009-10 home schedule at the universityâ€™s Student Recreation Center.
The season kicks off Friday, Sept. 25 at 7:30 p.m. with an exhibition game against the Tri City Titans junior team. Eastern will also host Nevada Las Vegas, Utah State, Colorado State and San Jose State in the teamâ€™s second annual Showcase, set for January 14-17.
Eastern also faces off against the University of Washington and University of Oregon. They meet Portland State University for the first time.
Eastern comes off a 2008-90 season where they were ranked second in the American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) Western Division. The team once again qualified for the national tournament.
In addition, the team will offer a limited number of season tickets at $75 each as a way of raising additional funds to cover travel and equipment. Further information on the availability of season tickets can be obtained from Bill Shaw at: 359-6969 or 425-478-5727 or via e-mail at: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
EWU Hockey 2009-10
Friday, Sept. 25, Tri-City Titans, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 16, University of Idaho, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 17, University of Idaho, 7:30 p.m.
Friday,Oct. 13, University of Montana, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 14, University of Montana, 4 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 8, Portland State, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 9, Portland State, 4 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 14, Utah State University*, 8 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 15, Univ. of Nev. Las Vegas*, 8 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 16, Colo. State University*, 8 p.m.
Sunday, Jan 17, San Jose State *, 8 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 29, University of Oregon, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 30, University of Oregon, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 5, University of Washington, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 6, University of Washington, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 12, Weber State University, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 13, Weber State University, 4 p.m.
* EWU Showcase games
Further information on EWU hockey can be found at: www.ewuhockey.net