SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — The Syracuse Pond Hockey Classic will happen on Saturday, January 28, 2023, on Hiawatha Lake within the metropolis of Syracuse.
The one-day outside hockey match is returning for its third yr and 16 groups will compete on six rinks.
Parts of the proceeds from the match will go in the direction of the St. Baldrick’s Foundation and their Luke’s Army Pediatric Cancer Research Fund. Businessman and philanthropist, Vinny Lobdell, and his household are sponsors of the 2023 match.
“The Syracuse Pond Hockey Traditional will get extra fashionable, extra aggressive and extra enjoyable yearly. It attracts gamers who’re critical about hockey and itching to play outdoor the place most of them fell in love with the sport. What’s additionally thrilling is that the Syracuse Pond Hockey Traditional is changing into a winter custom with nice meals and drinks, free ice skating and winter enjoyable. We thank our presenting sponsor, Vinny Lobdell and Household, for supporting our group.”
Tim O’Donnell, match director
The match’s round-robin will start at 10:00 a.m. and the championship spherical is scheduled to start out round 3:30 p.m.
Followers are welcome to cheer on the groups, as Onondaga Park has loads of area for spectators on the banks of Hiawatha Lake. The match can even embody dwell music, meals, and drinks.
If climate doesn’t enable the contingency date for the match is Saturday, February 4.