PENTICTON, B.C. – The Penticton Vees Junior ‘A’ Hockey Club have announced their 2019 exhibition schedule, which includes a stop from the defending National Junior ‘A’ Champion Brooks Bandits.
The Vees will play six preseason games with two coming on the road and four being played at the South Okanagan Events Centre, including the final three games to close out the preseason schedule.
The dates include back-to-back games against the Brooks Bandits of the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL), who were crowned National Junior ‘A’ Champions for the 2018/19 season and come back to Penticton for the first time since the Western Canada Cup in 2017.
The 2019 exhibition schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, August 21st @ West Kelowna Warriors (Royal LePage Place/7:00 PM)
Friday, August 23rd vs. Merritt Centennials (SOEC/7:00 PM)
Saturday, August 24th @ Merritt Centennials (Nicola Valley Memorial Arena/7:00 PM)
Wednesday, August 28th vs. West Kelowna Warriors (SOEC/6:30 PM)
Friday, August 30th vs. Brooks Bandits (SOEC/7:00 PM)
Saturday, August 31st vs. Brooks Bandits (SOEC/6:00 PM)
Exhibition tickets are set to go on sale Monday, August 19th.