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Condors Loan Gennaro to Thunder

Thursday, March 3rd
Condors Loan Gennaro to Thunder

WICHITA, Kan. (Mar. 3) - The Wichita Thunder, ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League's Edmonton Oilers and American Hockey League's Bakersfield Condors and powered by Toyota, announced today that forward Matteo Gennaro has been loaned to the Thunder.

Gennaro was recalled by Bakersfield on November 30. A native of St. Albert, Alberta, the 6-2, 205-pound forward has appeared in 23 games for the Condors, tallying four points (3g, 1a). 

He was having a terrific start to the season for the Thunder prior to his call-up. In 14 games, he recorded 15 points (7g, 8a). 

Last year, Gennaro had a breakout season in Wichita. He netted a career-high in goals (26), assists (30) and points (56) in 61 games. Gennaro also recorded four goals in five playoff games.

Wichita returns home on Friday, March 4 to host Kansas City at 7:05 p.m.

Friday is Scout Night, presented by The Boy Scouts of America, Quivira Council. Lou Ferrigno will be making a special appearance to drop the ceremonial faceoff. Boy Scouts can stay after the game for a special Scout Night Sleepover at the arena. To learn more, click HERE.

Single game tickets are on sale now. Tickets can be purchased at the Wichita Thunder office located at 505 W. Maple, Suite 100, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. On weekday game days, the Thunder office closes at 4 p.m. Click here to purchase online!

Fans can also purchase tickets at the Select-A-Seat Box Office at INTRUST Bank Arena Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and starting at noon on weekend game days.