Wichita, KS (Oct. 11th) - The Wichita Thunder, ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Edmonton Oilers, AHL's Bakersfield Condors and powered by Toyota, made two announcements this afternoon. The team revealed their Opening Night Roster. Defenseman Justin Lemcke has been dealt to the Cincinnati Cyclones for cash considerations.
ECHL teams can carry a maximum of 20 Players on the active roster, no more than 18 of whom may be skaters, at any one time. For the first 30 days of the regular season, teams can carry a maximum of 21 Players on the active roster, no more than 19 of whom may be skaters, at any one time.
Teams are permitted to carry up to two (2) Players at a time on the Reserve List, while an unlimited number of players can be placed on the 14-day Injured Reserve.
2018-19 Season-Opening Roster
Forwards:Lane BauerGreg ChaseSteven IacobellisColin JacobsColin LarkinMitch MaloneyMatt SchmalzDyson StevensonJakob StukelRyan ValentiniRyan Van Stralen
Defenseman:Jeremy BeaudryMarc-Olivier Crevier-MorinTyler ElbrechtDylan LabbeKevin PattersonKeoni TexeiraJared Wilson
Goaltenders:Stuart SkinnerDylan Wells
Reserve:Ralph CuddemiPierre-Cedric Labrie
Opening Weekend is just days away. Join us for a pair of games to kick off the 2018-19 campaign as the Idaho Steelheads come to INTRUST Bank Arena on October 12th and followed by the Allen Americans on October 13th. Click here to buy tickets!
Season tickets for the 2018-19 campaign are on sale now. Get your seats for just $15 per month. All it takes is a $1 down per seat to reserve yours today. To learn more, click here or contact a Thunder representative at the office today!
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