Virden, MB – The Manitoba Junior Hockey League released the 2016/2017 regular season schedule today. The Oil Capitals will open the season at home on Friday, September 23rd vs Portage (Presented by Valleyview Coop).
The Oil Caps will play 3 of their first 4 games on the road before returning to Tundra Oil & Gas Place for five straight in October.
Once again, the home schedule features 29 games. The club’s two showcase games will be played on December 13th vs Steinbach and December 14th vs Neepawa at the MTS Iceplex.
All Oil Caps home games except for Sunday’s will start at 7:30pm. In the only change from last season’s schedule, Sunday games will start at 7:00pm.
HOME SCHEDULE BREAKDOWN
Sunday – 5
Monday – 1
Tuesday – 4
Wednesday – 1
Thursday – 3
Friday – 7
Saturday – 8
IMPORTANT HOME GAMES
Friday, September 23rd – Valleyview Coop Home Opener
Saturday, October 22nd – Subway Hockey Card Night
Saturday, November 12th – Emergency Services Night
Sunday, December 4th – Teddy Bear Toss & Digger’s Birthday
Saturday, December 17th – Last game before Christmas
Monday, January 2nd – New Years Game
Saturday, February 18th – Fan Appreciation Night
SEASON TICKET INFORMATION
Although the Early Bird Deadline has come and gone, fans can still purchase season tickets by calling or stopping by the Oil Caps office. (748-4848)
Adult – $250
Senior – $220
Youth – $135
Family – $700
Each person who buys a season ticket gets their name entered into the grand prize draw for an all inclusive trip for four to Phoenix, Arizona!
PLUS… If you refer a new season ticket holder, you get 5x entries into the draw. (Draw to be made at the Valleyview Coop Home Opener)
If you don’t think you can commit to a full season of Oil Caps Hockey, ask about our FLEX PACK option. You can purchase a book of 29 undated tickets to be used as you wish during the 2016/2017 regular season.