Ottawa Senators Hockey Club

Ottawa Senators Hockey Club

October 08, 2008 14:49 ET

Media Advisory: Senators to Announce 2008-09 Minor Hockey Initiatives

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 8, 2008) - The Ottawa Senators will host a news conference at Scotiabank Place on Thursday, Oct. 9, to announce their new minor hockey initiatives for the 2008-09 season. The details surrounding the second annual Minor Hockey Week, the Senators' salute to minor hockey and sponsorship of Kanata Girls Hockey Association teams will be the highlights of the press conference.

Who: Cyril Leeder, chief operating officer, Ottawa Senators and Scotiabank Place; Bryan Murray, Ottawa Senators general manager; Antoine Vermette, Ottawa Senators player; Terry Nichols, Kanata Girls Hockey Association vice-president of competitive programming; four members of the Ottawa Senators Women's Intermediate Hockey Club and Canada's under-18 women's national hockey team.

When: The press conference will begin at approximately 12:30 p.m.,following the Senators team availability and head coach Craig Hartsburg's daily news conference. - There will be a photo opportunity with the press conference participants and girls representing the Kanata Girls Hockey Association at 12:45 p.m.

Where: Scotiabank Place press conference room, arena level. Media covering the event are asked to use the Gate 3 entrance.

Contact Information

  • Phil Legault, 613-599-0327
    Brian Morris, 613-599-0289
    Francois Marchand, 613-599-0326