August 27, 2018
Vancouver, BC – The Vancouver Canucks announced their 2018 Young Stars Classic roster and ice times today. The first practice is scheduled on September 6 at 2:00 PM at the South Okanagan Events Centre, in Penticton, followed by media availability.
The roster includes a few young players BC fans will be familiar with, including Owen Hardy (1999, Nanaimo, BC) and Kaleb Bulych (2000, Yorkton, SK) of the Vancouver Giants; Cole Lind (1998, Shaunavon, SK) of the Kelowna Rockets, Jett Woo (2000, Winnipeg) of the Moose Jaw Warriors and Reid Gardiner (1996, Humboldt, SK, ex-Kelowna Rocket).
The young Canucks prospects team will face the Winnipeg Jets prospects, along with teams from UBC and UofA.
YOUNG STARS CLASSIC GAME SCHEDULE
South Okanagan Events Centre, Penticton, BC – September 7-9, 2018
|Game 1||UBC vs University of Alberta||Sept. 7||4:00 PM|
|Game 2||Vancouver vs. Winnipeg||Sept. 7||7:30 PM|
|Game 3||UBC vs University of Alberta||Sept. 8||6:00 PM|
|Game 4||Vancouver vs. Winnipeg||Sept. 9||2:00 PM|
Single game tickets are available for $12 for university games and $15 for NHL games, while full tournament packages are $35. Tickets are available online at ValleyFirstTix.com, by phone at 1-877-763-2849 or in person at the South Okanagan Events Centre Valley First Box Office. For complete details visit SOEC.ca.
Off ice Young Stars Classic programs include a Minor Hockey event and Party on the Plaza with games, food, music and entertainment for fans.
Canucks 2018 Young Stars Classic Roster
|Dahlen, Jonathan||LW||Dec. 20/97||Timra IK (Swe-1)||23-21-44|
|Eggenberger, Nando||LW||Oct. 7/99||Davos HC (Swiss-A)||3-2-5|
|Gadjovich, Jonah||LW||Oct. 12/98||Owen Sound (OHL)||25-23-48|
|Gardiner, Reid||RW||Jan. 19/96||Wheeling (ECHL)||30-27-57|
|Gaudette, Adam||C||Oct. 3/96||Northeastern U. (NCAA)||30-30-60|
|Hardy, Owen||LW||Feb. 13/99||Vancouver (WHL)||11-12-23|
|Jasek, Lukas||RW||Aug. 28/97||Liberec Bili Tygri HC (Czech)||8-10-18|
|Lind, Kole||RW||Oct. 16/98||Kelowna (WHL)||39-56-95|
|MacEwen, Zack||RW||Jul. 8/96||Utica (AHL)||10-23-33|
|MacMaster, Tanner||LW||Jan. 8/96||Quinnipiac U. (NCAA)||13-20-33|
|Nurse, Isaac||RW||Mar. 16/99||Hamilton (OHL)||17-13-30|
|Palmu, Petrus||RW||Jul. 16/97||TPS Turku (SM-liiga)||17-19-36|
|Pettersson, Elias||C||Nov. 12/98||Vaxjo HC (SweHL)||24-32-56|
|Salinitri, Anthony||LW||Mar. 5/98||Sarnia (OHL)||27-31-58|
|Brahaney, Jakob||D||Mar. 26/99||Kingston (OHL)||5-25-30|
|Brisebois, Guillaume||D||Jul. 21/97||Utica (AHL)||3-15-18|
|Bulych, Kaleb||D||Jan. 25/00||Vancouver (WHL)||1-8-9|
|Chatfield, Jalen||D||May 16/96||Utica (AHL)||2-5-7|
|Dirk, Jagger||D||May 4/93||St. Francis Xavier U. (AUS)||6-22-28|
|Juolevi, Olli||D||May 5/98||TPS Turku (SM-liiga)||7-12-19|
|McFadden, Garrett||D||Apr. 3/97||Guelph (OHL)||6-38-44|
|Woo, Jett||D||Jul. 27/00||Moose Jaw (WHL)||9-16-25|
|DiPietro, Michael||G||Jun. 9/99||Windsor (OHL)||29-21-1|
|Kulbakov, Ivan||G||Sep. 18/96||Quad City (ECHL)||11-11-0|