Marlies to Announce New Captain this Friday
October 3, 2013
The Toronto Marlies will announce their new captain on Friday morning after the team’s 10 a.m. practice at Ricoh Coliseum. Four players have previously served as captain of the Marlies – Marc Moro (05-07), Ben Ondrus (07-10), Alex Foster (10-11) and Ryan Hamilton (11-13). The team’s new captain along with head coach Steve Spott will be made available to the media immediately following practice.
The Marlies will open their ninth American Hockey League season on Saturday, October 5 when they host the defending Calder Cup Champion Grand Rapids Griffins, AHL affiliate of the Detroit Red Wings. Puck drop is set for 3 p.m. Tickets are still available and can be purchased by calling the team’s ticket line at 416-597-PUCK (7825).