News | 8/15/2013 1:34:24 PM | ROCHESTER AMERICANS
Registration for Amerks Street HockeyFest 2013 is officially closed. Full information on the tournament, which takes place Saturday, Aug. 17 at Bill Gray's Regional Iceplex on the campus of MCC, for registered participants can be found below:
STREET HOCKEYFEST RULES
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The tournament will consist of five divisions based on age. Games will be played 3-on-3 plus a goaltender and one optional substitute. Participants are responsible for bringing their own equipment, including sneakers, hockey sticks and gloves. Goaltender equipment is mandatory, while helmets are mandatory for mites and squirts. Additional protective gear is optional, but recommended. Each player will also need to complete a waiver prior to participating.
For the second year in a row, the Rochester Police Department will take part in the Amerks Street HockeyFest festivities. Officers from the RPD will split into two teams and face-off in an exhibition street hockey game, with Amerks Hall of Famer Jody Gage suiting up for one team and former Buffalo Sabre and current Amerks broadcaster Ric Seiling playing for the other squad. The game will begin at approximately 12 noon.
The second annual Amerks Street HockeyFest will take place during the Bill Gray’s Regional Iceplex 2013 Summer Fest. The Summer Fest will also include a Locker Room Sports Hockey Expo, a Molson Icedome Senior 4-on-4 ice hockey tournament, free public skating, live music, kids activities and more. Bill Gray’s and Abbott’s Frozen Custard will be open inside the Iceplex throughout the day.