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Great Skate Winterfest


*** The Great Skate Winterfest has been rescheduled for Feb. 18-19 due to forecasts of unseasonably warm temperatures. ***

Help support the Griffins Youth Foundation and the 2017
Great Skate Winterfest!


1. Click on the name of your favorite Griffins player, coach or staffer to sponsor his participation in the Great Skate by making a donation to the Griffins Youth Foundation! (Lineup subject to change due to injuries, transactions, etc.)

Saturday, Feb. 18
10-11 p.m.: Griff
11 p.m.-Midnight: #45 Colin Campbell, Assistant coach Bruce Ramsay and Equipment manager Brad Thompson

Sunday, Feb. 19
Midnight-1 a.m.: #51 Kyle Criscuolo and Strength and conditioning coordinator Marcus Kinney
1-2 a.m.: #21 Mike Borkowski
2-3 a.m.: #44 Conor Allen
3-4 a.m.: #5 Robbie Russo
4-5 a.m.: #29 Dylan Sadowy
5-6 a.m.: #17 Matt Caito
6-7 a.m.: #20 Dan Renouf
7-8 a.m.: #77 Evgeny Svechnikov
8-9 a.m.: #39 Tyler Bertuzzi
9-10 a.m.: #35 Cal Heeter
10-11 a.m.: #26 Eric Tangradi
11 a.m.-Noon: #4 Nathan Paetsch
Noon-1 p.m.: #55 Matthew Ford
1-2 p.m.: #10 Ben Street
2-3 p.m.: #18 Brian Lashoff
3-4 p.m.: #22 Louis-Marc Aubry and #40 Eddie Pasquale
4-5 p.m.: #15 Mitch Callahan and Assistant equipment manager Andrew Stegehuis
5-6 p.m.: #19 Tomas Nosek
6-7 p.m.: Head coach Todd Nelson
7-8 p.m.: #28 Matt Lorito and Assistant coach Mike Knuble
8-9 p.m.: #27 Martin Frk
9-10 p.m.: #2 Joe Hicketts and #23 Dominic Turgeon

Skating Times TBD
#11 Daniel Cleary
#14 Nick Jensen (currently in Detroit)
#31 Jared Coreau (currently in Detroit)
#37 Zach Nastasiuk (currently in Toledo)
Assistant coach Ben Simon
Goaltending development coach Brian Mahoney-Wilson
Video coach Bill LeRoy
Athletic trainer John Bernal
Vice president of community relations and broadcasting Bob Kaser

2. Sponsor the participation of any friend, fan or local amateur hockey player by making an online pledge.

3. Start a Firstgiving fundraising page to collect online pledges for your own participation. (Click the green "Fundraise" button near the upper right of the page.)

4. Become an event sponsor or donate a silent auction item. Click here for information or call (616) 774-4585 ext. 3027 or 3046.

All pledges are tax-deductible and benefit the Griffins Youth Foundation. All events are subject to delay, postponement or cancellation for any reason, including due to weather.