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Opening Night at Our House Tonight

October 6, 2017 - United States Hockey League (USHL) - Dubuque Fighting Saints News Release


Fighting Saints kick off the regular season tonight


What: Dubuque Fighting Saints vs. Chicago Steel Opening Night, presented by American Trust

When: October 6, 2017 @ 7:05 p.m.

Where: Mystique Community Ice Center, 1800 Admiral Sheehy Dr. Dubuque, IA 52001

The wait is over and the quest for the Clark Cup starts tonight. Welcome to the 2017-18 Dubuque Fighting Saints regular season.

Tonight the Saints host the Chicago Steel on Opening Night, presented by American Trust, at Our House. This game will be a match of the Eastern Conference's top two regular season teams from last season and a rematch of the Eastern Conference Final, that the Steel won en route to a Clark Cup championship.

The first 3,000 fans to enter Our House tonight, will be the recipients of a magnetic schedule for the Fighting Saints 2017-18 regular season courtesy of American Trust.

Opening Night, presented by American Trust, will be the regular season debut for Fighting Saints head coach Oliver David. Alongside David, the Saints will be returning 10 players from last season; including Captain Cole Guttman and starting goalie Jaxon Castor. The rest of the roster includes seven new forwards, four new defensemen and one new goaltender. The roster also includes Santeri Virtanen, who played in the preseason last year for the Saints.

Tickets for Opening Night, presented by American trust, between the Dubuque Fighting Saints and the Chicago Steel, can still be purchased! Tickets can be purchased on DubuqueFightingSaints.com or by calling the box office at 563.583.6880.

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