The Green Bay Gamblers of the United States Hockey League (USHL) are pleased to announce that forward Josh Dunne has committed to Clarkson University of the Eastern College Athletic Conference.
Drafted 10th overall by the Gamblers in the 2014 USHL Futures Draft, Dunne has appeared in 80 games over the course of three seasons for the Gamblers. The O’Fallon, MO native has registered 26 points (13 goals, 13 assists) during his USHL career.
Dunne becomes the 17th Gambler on the 2017-2018 squad to commit to a NCAA Division I institution. Others include forwards Noah Prokop (Nebraska- Omaha) Robert Herrman (Arizona State), McKade Webster (Yale), Alexa Mella (Northeastern), Matt Jennings (Ohio State), Brock Caufield (Ohio State), Matthew Cassidy (Quinnipiac), Nolan Moyle (Michigan State), Lean Bergmann (Western Michigan), defensemen Jackson Charlesworth (Northern Michigan), Ryan Verrier (New Hampshire), Tyler Spott (Northeastern), Andy Carroll (Minnesota State), Michael Vukojevic (Michigan), Grant Anderson (Nebraska-Omaha) and Carver Watson (Michigan Tech).
Over the past five years, We have had the pleasure of working with the Disabled American Veterans Green Bay Chapter 3. The men and women tied to the DAV volunteer countless hours to insure that veterans are taken care of. In 2016, they provided transportation for 39,197 veterans, logging over 885,000 miles. They are incredible people!
Through our conversations with the DAV, they expressed the need for a new transportation vehicle. Our goal is to get them the funds to purchase a transportation vehicle. The centerpiece for making this request a reality is the Gamblers 6th Annual Military Night, Saturday, October 28. Since 2013, Military Night has raised $83,000 all of which has stayed right here in Northeast Wisconsin to assist our veterans.
To achieve our goal will need the help of the business community. One of the ways you can get involved is by taking part in “Goals for the Military”. In 2014, Gamblers head coach Pat Mikesch donated $100 for each goal the team scored on Military Night. Each year more and more businesses and individuals have joined in. By taking part you also receive a Gamblers Military jersey. To sign up contact Jason Habeck at 405-1130 or via email at Jason.email@example.com
On military night the players will be wearing military inspired helmets and jerseys and all active duty and veterans receive a complimentary ticket to the game. Helmets and jerseys are auctioned off immediately following the game with all proceeds benefiting the DAV. Helmets and jerseys will be unveiled to the general public the first week in October.
This is great opportunity to help out those who have served our country. Help us make a difference in the lives of so many. Donations can also be made directly to the DAV by contacting their main office at 338-8620
The Green Bay Gamblers are pleased to announce Collin Bartelme has been named to the team’s coaching staff. Bartelme takes over for former Equipment Manager/Strength and Conditioning Coach Jason Aldrich, who accepted the same position in the American Hockey League.
Bartelme spent last season as an assistant hockey coach for Ashwaubenon High School. His duties included running drills and conducting team building activities. He also worked as a sales associate at Center Ice Skate and Sport in Green Bay where he provided customer assistance in selecting and sizing equipment and sharpening skates.
Bartelme officially begin his duties immediately.
The Green Bay Gamblers take on the Dubuque Fighting Saints in an exhibition game at the Cornerstone Community Center, Saturday, September 23. All proceeds from the game will benefit the Green Bay Area Youth Hockey Association. Tickets are $6.00 with all seating general admission.
Tickets are also available day of game at the Cornerstone Community Center beginning at 5:00 PM. Cash or check will only be accepted for day of game tickets. Children 3-years of age and younger are free. Start time is 7:05 PM.
Stop by the Green Bay Beer Garden presented by Kay Distributing. Located in the El Paso Room, the beer garden features craft beers from local brewing companies. Beer garden is open throughout the game.
Cornerstone Community Center is located at 1640 Fernando Drive in DePere.
Gamblers are entering their 24th season in Northeast Wisconsin. Roster includes players from across the United States, Canada, Germany, Russia and the Slovak Republic.
To purchase season, flex packs, group or beverage inclusive tickets contact Greg at 405-1150 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org Single-game tickets are on sale at the Resch Center box office or go online to purchase at www.gamblershockey.com
Opening weekend is Friday, October 6 and Saturday, October 7 at the Resch Center. For a complete schedule go to www.gamblershockey.com
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