Wichita, KS (Oct. 2nd) - The Wichita Thunder, proud member of the ECHL and powered by Toyota, announced on Friday the team's 2015-16 Training Camp Roster.
The training camp roster consists of 15 forwards, eight defenseman and two goaltenders. Brandon Martell is currently attending training camp with the Lake Erie Monsters of the American Hockey League (AHL). The team also signed forwards Byron Paulazzo, Matt Harrington along with defenseman Luc Kilgore to tryout agreements. The full training camp roster is listed below.
2015-16 Training Camp Roster
ForwardsCullen BradshawTodd Hosmer (HAHS-mer)Kenton MillerRG FlathAnthony DelucaDanick Gauthier (GO-tee-ay)Paxton Leroux (le-ROO)Ian Lowe (EYE-in)Erick Lizon (LYE-zahn)Andy HuffBryon PaulazzoMatt Harrington Joey SidesMicheal NealMason Baptista
DefensemanAndrew Darrigo (dah-REE-go)Timothy BoyleRyan Ruikka (RYE-kah)Andrew Blazek (BLAY-zek)Ray Macias (mah-SEE-us)Dan Milan (MY-lin)Luc KilgoreDalton Reum (REE-um)
GoaltendersGrant Rollheiser (roll-HIGH-zer)David Shantz (SHAWN-tz)
The Thunder will play their exhibition game at the Wichita Ice Center against the Allen Americans. The game will take place on Saturday, October 10th, at 4:00 p.m. Immediately after, the Wichita Junior Thunder will take on the Colorado Junior Eagles. Tickets are on sale now for $12 and are only available at the Thunder office. Admission will allow fans to see both games.
Tickets are on sale now for our home opener! The remaining home games will be made available starting on Thursday, October 1st beginning at 10 a.m. Tickets can be purchased at the INTRUST Arena Box office, by calling 855-755-SEAT or go online at www.selectaseat.com.
Season tickets are on sale now. Don't delay! Call the Wichita Thunder office and visit with a season ticket rep today to learn more. Stay up-to-date on all the news during the off-season by visiting www.wichitathunder.com.
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About the ECHL
Began in 1988-89 with five teams in four states, the ECHL has grown into a coast-to-coast league with 28 teams in 21 states and one Canadian province for its 28th season in 2015-16. There have been 569 players who have started their career in the ECHL have gone on to play in the National Hockey League, including 28 who made their NHL debuts in the 2014-15 season. The ECHL had affiliations with 29 of the 30 NHL teams in 2014-15, marking the 18th consecutive season that the league had affiliations with at least 20 teams in the NHL. Further information on the ECHL is available on its website at ECHL.com.