Press Release – Immediate Release
Stampede Announces Coaching Additions
The Cheyenne Stampede have signed on Thomas Skelton as associate coach of the hockey club. He has previously worked with the organization in a scouting and advisory role.
Skelton will assist with video analysis of Stampede games as well as spend some time on the bench when needed. He will also continue to head up Western Canadian Scouting for the team.
Skelton, a former goalie, played junior A and University hockey in Canada. He has also worked with the Surrey Eagles of the BCHL and has been an analyst for the Western Hockey League's Swift Current Broncos.
Skelton has a strong knowledge of the game of hockey, and is excited to take on this new role with the hockey club. "We are excited to have Thomas take on a bigger role in our organization, and his willingness to help make the hockey club better." notes GM Mark Lantz.
" I couldn't be more excited to take on this new role with Cheyenne." Skelton stated. "I look forward to working closely with the coaching staff with video-coaching as well as being on the bench in certain situations where I'm needed."
Skelton's work started immediately, as he is currently analyzing the Stampede's last weekend series with victories of 4-1 and 6-4 over the Superior Roughriders preparing for the next series with the Roughriders December 2nd & 3rd at the "Sports Stable" in Superior, Colorado.
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Mark Lantz, GM for the Cheyenne Stampede unveiled the team's Cancer Awareness Jerseys for the 2016-2017 season. These jerseys will be worn during the Stampede's Cancer Awareness Series – Jan 6 & 7, 2017 against the Superior Roughriders
What Happens to the Actual Player Jerseys?
These Authentic, Game Worn, Player Autographed Jerseys will also be available through "Silent Auction" Friday Jan 6th & Saturday Jan 7th , to be awarded by player after the Saturday Evening game.
The Cancer Awareness Jerseys will be offered to the fans during a very short "Pre-Sale" where the Stampede Fans have the opportunity to choose their sizes, numbers, and names. Click order now - Below. After the "Pre-Sale", these jerseys will be retailed at Stampede home games with no choice of numbers and/or sizes and will retail in very limited quantities. So order yours now with your choice of size and jersey number for $125 (Local Pick-up Only)
The last day to purchase these jerseys is Monday, November 28th 2016. These fan jerseys will be delivered with team jersey and be available for pick-up the first game of our Cancer Awareness Series, January 6th 2017.
***Sorry Custom Orders Closed Nov 28th, you may still purchase one of these "Authentic Jerseys" By Silent Auction, Jan 6-7, 2017 during our Cancer Awareness Home Games!