SELKIRK, MB– The Selkirk Steelers Junior ‘A’ Hockey Club is pleased to announce that they will be hosting a pre-season game in Beausejour, MB on Friday September 18, 2015. 7:30pm at the Sun Gro Centre.
The game presented by The Selkirk Record and The Clipper Weekly will feature the Steelers and the visiting Steinbach Pistons in a return of the MJHL to Beausejour. The Steinbach Pistons began play in the MJHL in 2010 after two seasons as the Beausejour Blades(2007-2009).
“This is an opportunity to expand our brand and product to surrounding areas outside of Selkirk. We’ve seen an increase of involvement with Beausejour in the past few years with our players visiting Edward Schreyer School and our mascot attending youth hockey tournaments. We thought this would be a nice fit to bring an MJHL game back to Beausejour” said David Obirek Steelers General Manager
Tickets for the game will be available at the Sun Gro Centre starting at 6:30pm at a cost of $5. Steelers mascot “Beamer” and the “Steel Crew” team will be on hand with fan give-a-ways during the game.
“We’ve developed a loyal following of fan’s from the Beausejour area who often come into Selkirk to enjoy Steelers games, so we were excited at this opportunity to bring the game to them” said David Obirek Steelers General Manager
Steelers season ticket holders can use their pre-season ticket(s) included in their season ticket package for this game.
Fans from Selkirk are the surrounding area can also take advantage of the Steelers Bus that will be departing Selkirk Boston Pizza for the Game. The Cost is $25 that includes round trip transportation, game ticket and an individual pizza. To book your spot on the bus, contact Selkirk Transit at 204-482-4636.