Hockey Team Advances to Flyers Cup Championship at Wells Fargo Center
The La Salle College High School Varsity AAA Hockey Team will face Holy Ghost Prep on Tuesday, March 12 in the 34th Annual Flyers Cup Scholastic Championship. The game will be held at the Wells Fargo Center – the home of the Philadelphia Flyers – with the opening faceoff scheduled for 7:00 PM.
Tickets for the game will be sold at the Wells Fargo Box Office (Broad Street side of arena) for $7.00. Fans should enter through the Broad Street North Doors (next to the 47 Brand Team Store). Parking is free in LOT C. Doors open at 6:00 PM.
There will also be a bus for students leaving from campus. The price is $2 per person and a sign up sheet is available in the Student Affairs Office.
If you cannot make it to the game, the Flyers Cup Championship will be airing live on The Comcast Network (Channel 846 in HD) and online at www.csnphilly.com. The game will also be made available on Comcast's On Demand service, under Get Local / Sports/ The Comcast Network. Brian Smith and Former Flyer Todd Fedoruk will be calling the action live from the Wells Fargo Center Tuesday night.
The Explorers are 18-2-1 overall, and 15-0-1 in league play this season, outscoring opponents 276-79 in 21 games. La Salle has won six Flyers Cups Championships (1996, 1998, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012) and are also the defending AAA State Champions. In last year's Flyers Cup Championship, La Salle defeated Holy Ghost Prep 6-3.
The winner of the Flyers Cup will meet the winner of Western Pennsylvania's Penguins Cup for the Pennsylvania State Championship on Saturday, March 23 at Ice Works in Aston, PA.
Related Web Sites
Flyers Cup Statistics
Eastern Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey Association
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