Jackals Announce 2013-14 Schedule - Home Opener Scheduled for Oct. 25 vs. Reading

ELMIRA, N.Y. - June 20, 2013 - The Elmira Jackals announced today their 2013-14 schedule. The Jackals are preparing for their seventh season in the ECHL, 14th season of professional hockey in the Twin Tiers, and first under new owners Tom Freeman and Nate Cook.

"We are extremely pleased with this season's schedule. Thirty one of our 36 home games are on weekends or holidays which works out great for our fans. We have traditionally strong dates like Boxing Day on December 26 and the Friday after Thanksgiving that should sell out and help us have great attendance this year," said Jackals general manager Robbie Nichols.

Jackals 2013-14 Schedule Highlights:

    29 Weekend Home Games
    2 Holiday Home Games
    5 Sunday Home Games featuring Post Game Skate With the Jackals
    Home Opener Oct. 25 vs. defending champion Reading
    Mon., March 17 vs. Gwinnett - St. Patrick's Day Party
    Thurs., Dec. 26 vs. Reading - Boxing Day Game
    Fri., Nov. 29 vs. Wheeling - Day After Thanksgiving Game
    Sat. April 5 vs. Evansville - Home Finale; Fan Appreciation Day
    Longest Home Stretch - 7 games (Fri., Feb. 28 - Fri., March 14, 2014)
    Longest Road Trip - 5 games (Sat., Nov. 2 - Thurs., Nov. 14, 2013 & Fri., Jan. 31 - Sat., Feb. 8, 2014) 

Jackals 2013-14 Schedule by Opponent:

    Reading - 16 (7 home, 9 away)
    Wheeling - 15 (8 home, 7 away)
    Fort Wayne - 7 (5 home, 2 away)
    Kalamazoo -  6 (5 home, 1 away)
    Cincinnati - 7 (2 home, 5 away)
    Evansville - 5 (3 home, 2 away)
    Toledo - 1 (1 away)
    Florida -  3 (1home, 2 away)
    Orlando -  2 (1 home, 1 away)
    Greenville - 3 (1 home, 2 away)
    South Carolina -  4 (2 home, 2 away)
    Gwinnett - 3 (1 home, 2 away)

Jackals 2013-14 Schedule by Month:

    October - 3 (1 home, 2 away)
    November - 14 (7 home, 7 away)
    December - 11 (4 home, 7 away)
    January - 13 (7 home, 6 away)
    February - 12 (6 home, 6 away) 
    March - 13 (8 home, 5 away) 
    April - 6 (3 home, 3 away) 

Jackals 2013-14 Schedule By Day:

    Monday - 2 (1 home, 1 away)
    Tuesday - 1 (1 away)
    Wednesday - 10 (5 home, 5 away)
    Thursday - 4 (1 home, 3 away)
    Friday - 24 (14 home, 10 away)
    Saturday - 23 (10 home, 13 away)
    Sunday  - 8 (5 home, 3 away)

Don't miss out! Season tickets for the 2013-14 Elmira Jackals ECHL campaign are on sale now. Starting at just $10 per game, a host of enticing benefits and, of course, the same great seat every game, Jackals season tickets are a deal too good to pass up. To reserve your season tickets for 2013-14 call the Jackals at 607-734-7825 or for more information visit www.jackalshockey.com

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Upcoming Events:

Thursday, June 27: First Arena Comedy Club, 7:30 p.m. - Featuring headliner Davon Magwood. Tickets are $8 in advance, $10 day of show. Click here for tickets.

Thursday, July 11: First Arena Comedy Club, 7:30 p.m. - Featuring headliner Moody McCarthy. Tickets are $8 in advance, $10 day of show. Click here for tickets.

Friday, July 13: Roller Derby, 6:00 p.m. - The Dolls of Destruction from Troy, Pa. host their first bout at First Arena. Tickets start at $10 and kids 10 and under get in free. Call 607-734-7825 for tickets.