Hockey Will Host Green & White Game on Saturday
Members of the media will help coach both teams.
Sept. 30, 2013
EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan State hockey team will host the Green and White intrasquad game this Saturday, Oct. 5 at Munn Ice Arena. The game will begin at 5 p.m. and admission is free. Fans are invited down to the ice after the game to meet the team and get autographs.
There will be an added element to this year's exhibition as members of the media will serve as honorary coaches on each team's staff. The honorary coaches will be embedded with each team and serve in a variety of coaching roles, both behind the bench and in the press box, throughout the game's entirety.
Here is a list of media members participating in Saturday's game:
Team White Honorary Coaching Staff (Coach: Kelly Miller)
Fred Heumann (WLNS TV-6)
Audrey Dahlgren (WLNS TV-6)
Sheri Jones (WLNS TV-6)
David DeMarco (WVFN 730 AM)
Neil Koepke (MSUSpartans.com)
Zach Smith (The State News)
Team Green Honorary Coaching Staff (Coach: Tom Newton)
Jason Colthorp (WILX TV-10)
Andy Provenzano (WILX TV-10)
Shannon Kantner (WILX TV-10)
Chris Solari (Lansing State Journal)
Steve Miller (WVFN 730 AM)
Alyssa Girardi (Michigan Hockey Magazine)
The Spartans will play their first exhibition game of the season on Wednesday, Oct. 9 when they host Western Ontario at 7 p.m. MSU will host its first regular-season games of 2013-14 the weekend of Oct. 25-26 when it meets both UMass-Lowell and Boston University.
Season tickets are on sale now.