Division 1 hockey arrives in Utica in March.
the Atlantic Hockey Association announced Thursday that the 2022 Atlantic Hockey Championship will be held at the Adirondack Bank Center.
âWe are thrilled to bring the 2022 Atlantic Hockey Championship to Utica and Oneida County,â said Atlantic Hockey Commissioner Robert DeGregorio. âUtica is an ideal venue for our championship due to its location in the center of our conference footprint and the Adirondack Bank Center will present a great hockey atmosphere for our players, coaches and fans. We look forward to an exceptional weekend of college hockey.
The Championship round of the tournament will be on Friday March 18 with matches at 4:00 p.m. and 7:30 a.m., with the Championship game on Saturday March 19 at 7:00 a.m.
The winner of the Atlantic Hockey Championship will skate with the Jack Riley Trophy, presented annually to the conference playoff champion, and earn the AHA automatic spot in the Men’s Division I Ice Hockey Championship of the NCAA.
âI am honored that the Adirondack Bank Center has been chosen to host the 2022 Atlantic Hockey Championship,â said Robert Esche, President of Utica Comets. âThis is the first time since 1962 that the AUD has been able to host a series of Division I championships, and we are grateful that Bob DeGregorio has trusted us for this exceptional event that our hockey community is extremely enthusiastic about. at the idea of ââhosting.
Ticket presales will begin Friday morning at 10:00 a.m. at the Adirondack Bank Center box office, online at empirestatetix.com. or by calling (315) 790-9070
A two-day ticket costs $ 25. Adult day tickets are $ 20 while student tickets are $ 10.
Game day ticket sales for adults are $ 25 while students will remain at $ 10 each.
The NCAA Division I 10-team conference consists of American International College, Bentley University, Canisius College, Holy Cross, Mercyhurst University, Niagara University, Rochester Institute of Technology, Sacred Heart University, United States Air Force Academy, and the United States Army. Academy.
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