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Syracuse Crunch to Host '94 Night March 30

March 23, 2019 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Syracuse Crunch News Release

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Syracuse Crunch are celebrating 25 years of hockey in downtown Syracuse with '94 Night when the team hosts the Utica Comets on Saturday, March 30.

As part of the team's 25th season celebration, Brian Loney, John Badduke, Mike Fountain, Mike Peca, Brent Tully, Scott Walker and Mark Wotton will return to the War Memorial Arena. The team will hold a pregame meet-and-greet with the returning players from the 1994-95 season in the All Who Served Club beginning at 6 p.m. Access to the meet-and-greet will be available for all suite ticketholders and club members. Single-game club passes will be available for $10 and will include full-game access to the club. Proceeds from the single-game club passes will go towards the Crunch Foundation.

Prior to the game, the returning players will participate in an on-ice pregame ceremony and ceremonial puck drop. Players will then be available for autographs during the first intermission in Memorial Hall.

During the game, the Crunch will celebrate its inaugural season in 1994 by wearing throwback uniforms. The team will wear black jerseys with teal and purple featuring the original logo with the Tampa Bay Lightning and current Crunch logo on the shoulders. Original Crunchman will also be in attendance for the night.

Additionally, the Crunch are rolling back ticket prices. Tickets in Sections 201, 210 through 215 and 225 can be purchased for $12, the original price of a single-game ticket in 1994. Additional fees apply. Fans can purchase tickets by calling 315-473-4444, visiting the Crunch office or War Memorial Arena Box Office.

Following the game, the Crunch will hold a live auction on the ice for Nolan Valleau, Dennis Yan, Boris Katchouk, Ross Colton, Dominik Masin, Gabriel Dumont, Daniel Walcott and Cory Conacher jerseys. Other game-worn and game-issued jerseys, including the returning players' jerseys, will be available through the team's online auction site at

Single game tickets and packages for the 2018-19 season are on sale now and can be purchased in person at the Crunch office located inside the War Memorial Arena at 800 S. State St. in Syracuse, by calling the office at 315-473-4444 or online through Ticketmaster. For the latest Crunch news, visit or follow the club on Facebook (, Twitter (@SyracuseCrunch) and Instagram (@syracusecrunch) using #SyrCrunch.

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