Greyhounds Release Development Camp 2016 Details


The Soo Greyhounds Hockey Club will open their 2016 Development Camp this weekend when thirty-one prospects arrive in Sault Ste. Marie.

Set for Friday, May 13 and Saturday, May 14, all of this year’s camp will take place at the Essar Centre (home of the Hounds).

Over the course of the camp, players will take part in a variety of events ranging from fitness testing, skill sessions, practices, team meetings and on-ice activities.

The on-ice activities (open to the general public) are as follows:
Friday, May 13, 2016
• 9 a.m. – Team White on-ice begins
• 11:20 a.m. – Team Red on-ice begins
• 6 p.m. – Scrimmage; Team Red vs Team White
Saturday, May 14, 2016
• 9 a.m. – Team Red Practice
• 10 a.m. – Team White Practice
• 5 p.m. – “Full Game Experience” Scrimmage; Team Red vs Team White

This year’s camp will be broken down into two teams.
– 31 total players; 4 goalies, 12 defenseman, 15 forwards
– 13 players were selected in the 2016 OHL Priority Selection, 7 were selected in the 2015 OHL Priority Selection while 11 are FREE AGENT invites.
To view a line-up sheet CLICK HERE, while a detailed roster of those player’s attending is available HERE.

We look forward to seeing you all at the rink this week for Development Camp 2016!

If you’re still looking for your Soo Greyhounds apparel or novelty item to show your hometown pride during the off-season here is your chance.

The “Hound Pound” store inside the Essar Centre will have the following hours during Development Camp:
Friday, May 13
10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 14
4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Don’t miss out on the savings, as most items are currently on-sale!
Can’t make it to the rink, don’t forget you can make online purchases by