*PUT ON THE FOIL FOR THE 2013 SLAPSHOT PRESIDENTS' DAY INVITATIONAL!!!*
In taking a greater role in the development of youth hockey in West-Central
Pennsylvania, the Johnstown Jets in conjunction with Planet Ice and SMG
Cambria County War Memorial are proud to announce that they will be
conducting its fifth annual President's Day Invitational in Johnstown, Pa.
Our local hockey community looks to continue to develop a tradition of hosting first-class
tournaments with excellent competition in an exceptional tournament
atmosphere. The tournament will look to attract teams from all over Western
Pennsylvania and beyond as well as local talent to showcase youth hockey in
The tournament will be held on February 16th, 17th, and 18th with games
being held at Planet Ice in Richland Township, North Central Recreation
Center in Ebensburg, and the historic Cambria County War Memorial Arena in
downtown Johnstown, currently the home of the Johnstown Tomahawks Tier II Jr. A Team competing in the North American Hockey League, and the focal point of the motion picture "SlapShot" starring the late Paul Newman.
Teams entering the tournament will be guaranteed four games played during
the course of the weekend with evenly matched competition. In addition to
the action on the ice, those attending the tournament will be treated to
various giveaways, 50/50 drawings, an on-site photographer providing action
photos for sale, and official tournament merchandise for purchase. In
addition, there will be no admission fees charged for spectators to attend
The Tomahawks will play at home on Saturday, February 17th against the Wenatchee Wild.The tournament schedule will allow for all teams to be able to attend. Special group rates will be available by contacting Chris Anderson of the Tomahawks at 814-536-GOAL or email@example.com.