Game Preview: Road Warriors vs. Stingrays
Road Warriors Home Opener Friday, October 25
BY: Andy Zilch, Greenville Road Warriors
The Greenville Road Warriors (2-0) (New York Rangers/Philadelphia Flyers) vs. South Carolina Stingrays (1-1) (Boston Bruins) have their Home Opener at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena- Greenville, SC., tonight at 7:00pm.
The Road Warriors are 2-0-0 heading into the Home Opener after defeating the Gwinnett Gladiators twice in last weekend’s season opening series. Andrew Rowe has had an amazing start to his season, scoring a hat trick in last Friday’s 5-3 win. Jordie Johnston is also experiencing a great start, scoring two of the Warriors’ three goals in last Saturday’s victory over the Gladiators.
The Stingrays are 1-1-0 heading into Friday’s game after facing the Reading Royals on opening weekend. Last Saturday, the team lost their first game of the season in a shootout to the Royals and on Sunday the Stingrays beat the Royals 3-2.
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Opening Night will be the Greenville community’s first chance to see the arena’s renovations, which are highlighted by a new center ice video board and new 360 degree LED ribbon boards.
The first 2,500 fans at the home opener will receive a car magnet and a magnetic schedule. A variety of pregame activities will available for fans to enjoy at Friday’s home opener. At 5 p.m. the ABC Party Rental’s Warriors Fan Fest opens for everyone with tickets to the game. The Fan Fest will include interactive games for kids, live entertainment from 93.3 The Planet and Rock 101, and the pregame party tent. Once the doors open, there will be a jersey raffle and one lucky winner will receive a Lee Baldwin game worn jersey. Children can enjoy the kid’s zone where face painting and an assortment of games will take place. During the first intermission select players will be signing autographs for fans on the concourse. Fans will also have the opportunity to shop for new Warriors apparel at the team store!
Tickets are still available for the Greenville Road Warriors Home Opener! Red level tickets are on sale now for $10. Warrior Fun Packs are also available, and includes four tickets, four hot dogs, four sodas, four bags of chips, and two Warriors’ caps for only $48. For more information, speak to a Road Warriors Account Representative by calling 864-674-PUCK (7825) or by visiting GreenvilleRoadWarriors.com!