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2011 WHL PRE-SEASON SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

Calgary, AB – The Western Hockey League today announced the Pre-Season schedule for the 2011-12 season.  The schedule includes 64 games beginning on Tuesday, August 30 and concluding on Sunday, September 18.  The pre-season schedule also features three tournaments with the Edmonton Oil Kings and Everett Silvertips hosting tournaments on the September 2 – 5 weekend and the Tri-City Americans hosting their annual tournament over the September 8 – 10 weekend.

The Everett Silvertips Pre-season Classic runs September 2 – 4 and will feature all five U.S. Division Clubs, the host Everett Silvertips, Portland Winterhawks, Seattle Thunderbirds, Spokane Chiefs and Tri-City Americans.  The Edmonton Oil Kings 5th Annual Pre-Season tournament begins Sunday, September 4 and features six WHL Clubs including the host Oil Kings, Calgary Hitmen, Medicine Hat Tigers, Prince George Cougars, Red Deer Rebels and Swift Current Broncos.  The games will be played out of the Servus Credit Union Place in St. Albert, AB.  The Tri-City Americans Pre-Season Tournament will again feature all five U.S. Division Clubs; the host Americans, Everett Silvertips, Portland Winterhawks, Seattle Thunderbirds and the Spokane Chiefs.  The tournament will also include the 2011 WHL Champion Kootenay Ice with games starting on September 8.

The 2011 WHL Pre-Season schedule also features games in 10 communities outside the 22 WHL Club markets, exposing the WHL to new fans across Western Canada.  In Alberta, WHL fans will have the opportunity to watch pre-season action in the Crowsnest Pass, Innisfail, Jasper, Lacombe, St. Albert, Stettler and Taber.  In British Columbia, the Vancouver Giants will host three games out of their practice facility in Ladner and the Victoria Royals will host a game in Maple Ridge.  In Saskatchewan, the residents of Shaunavon will have the chance to watch the Regina Pats and Medicine Hat Tigers square off along with the Swift Current Broncos and Prince Albert Raiders.

The 792 game 2011-12 WHL Regular Season schedule will be released on Wednesday, June 29.

You will find below and attached a copy of the 2011 WHL Pre-Season schedule which can also be found at http://www.whl.ca/page/2011whlpreseason .

2011 WHL PRE-SEASON SCHEDULE

Day

Date

Visitors

 

Home

Time

Location

Tuesday

8/30/2011

Moose Jaw

@

Swift Current

7:00

Wednesday

8/31/2011

Saskatoon

@

Prince Albert

7:00

 

Friday

9/2/2011

Tri-City

@

Everett

7:00

Everett Tournament

Friday

9/2/2011

Spokane

vs

Seattle

3:00

Everett Tournament

Friday

9/2/2011

Victoria

@

Kamloops

7:00

 

Friday

9/2/2011

Vancouver

@

Kelowna

7:05

 

Friday

9/2/2011

Moose Jaw

@

Regina

7:00

 

Saturday

9/3/2011

Portland

vs

Tri-City

3:00

Everett Tournament

Saturday

9/3/2011

Spokane

@

Everett

7:00

Everett Tournament

Saturday

9/3/2011

Victoria

@

Kelowna

7:05

 

Saturday

9/3/2011

Regina

@

Moose Jaw

7:00

 

Saturday

9/3/2011

Prince Albert

@

Saskatoon

7:05

 

Saturday

9/3/2011

Kamloops

@

Vancouver

7:00

Ladner

Sunday

9/4/2011

Spokane

vs

Portland

1:00

Everett Tournament

Sunday

9/4/2011

Seattle

@

Everett

5:00

Everett Tournament

Sunday

9/4/2011

Prince George

vs

Red Deer

11:00

Edmonton Tournament

Sunday

9/4/2011

Calgary

vs

Medicine Hat

3:00

Edmonton Tournament

Sunday

9/4/2011

Edmonton

vs

Swift Current

7:00

Edmonton Tournament

Monday

9/5/2011

Prince George

vs

Calgary

11:00

Edmonton Tournament

Monday

9/5/2011

Red Deer

vs

Swift Current

3:00

Edmonton Tournament

Monday

9/5/2011

Edmonton

vs

Medicine Hat

7:00

Edmonton Tournament

Thursday

9/8/2011

Kootenay

@

Tri-City

7:05

Tri-City Tournament

Thursday

9/8/2011

Calgary

@

Lethbridge

7:00

Taber

Friday

9/9/2011

Moose Jaw

@

Brandon

7:30

 

Friday

9/9/2011

Kootenay

vs

Everett

11:00

Tri-City Tournament

Friday

9/9/2011

Seattle

vs

Spokane

3:00

Tri-City Tournament

Friday

9/9/2011

Portland

@

Tri-City

7:00

Tri-City Tournament

Friday

9/9/2011

Kelowna

@

Kamloops

7:00

 

Friday

9/9/2011

Edmonton

@

Prince George

7:00

 

Friday

9/9/2011

Lethbridge

@

Red Deer

7:30

Innisfail

Friday

9/9/2011

Medicine Hat

@

Regina

7:00

Shaunavon

Friday

9/9/2011

Saskatoon

@

Swift Current

7:00

 

Friday

9/9/2011

Victoria

@

Vancouver

7:30

Ladner

Saturday

9/10/2011

Red Deer

@

Calgary

7:00

Flames Arena

Saturday

9/10/2011

Seattle

vs

Everett

11:00

Tri-City Tournament

Saturday

9/10/2011

Kootenay

vs

Portland

3:00

Tri-City Tournament

Saturday

9/10/2011

Spokane

@

Tri-City

7:00

Tri-City Tournament

Saturday

9/10/2011

Kamloops

@

Kelowna

7:05

 

Saturday

9/10/2011

Lethbridge

@

Medicine Hat

7:30

 

Saturday

9/10/2011

Brandon

@

Moose Jaw

7:00

 

Saturday

9/10/2011

Edmonton

@

Prince George

7:00

Jasper

Saturday

9/10/2011

Swift Current

@

Regina

7:00

 

Saturday

9/10/2011

Vancouver

@

Victoria

3:00

Maple Ridge

Wednesday

9/14/2011

Prince George

@

Kamloops

7:00

 

Wednesday

9/14/2011

Medicine Hat

@

Lethbridge

7:00

Nicholas Sheran

Thursday

9/15/2011

Tri-City

@

Spokane

7:05

Eastern Washington Univ.

Friday

9/16/2011

Regina

@

Brandon

7:30

 

Friday

9/16/2011

Vancouver

@

Everett

7:05

 

Friday

9/16/2011

Kootenay

@

Lethbridge

7:00

Crowsnest Pass

Friday

9/16/2011

Saskatoon

@

Moose Jaw

7:00

 

Friday

9/16/2011

Seattle

@

Portland

5:30

Winterhawks Skating Center

Friday

9/16/2011

Swift Current

@

Prince Albert

7:00

 

Friday

9/16/2011

Kamloops

@

Prince George

7:00

 

Friday

9/16/2011

Edmonton

@

Red Deer

7:30

Lacombe

Friday

9/16/2011

Kelowna

@

Victoria

7:05

 

Saturday

9/17/2011

Lethbridge

vs

Calgary

7:00

Crowsnest Pass

Saturday

9/17/2011

Medicine Hat

@

Red Deer

7:30

Stettler

Saturday

9/17/2011

Brandon

@

Regina

7:00

 

Saturday

9/17/2011

Moose Jaw

@

Saskatoon

7:05

 

Saturday

9/17/2011

Everett

@

Seattle

7:05

 

Saturday

9/17/2011

Prince Albert

@

Swift Current

7:00

Shaunavon

Saturday

9/17/2011

Spokane

@

Tri-City

7:05

 

Saturday

9/17/2011

Kelowna

@

Vancouver

7:00

Ladner

Sunday

9/18/2011

Calgary

vs

Kootenay

2:00

Crowsnest Pass

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