Admirals to Host RBC Wealth Management Shootout
Dec 15, 2009
Milwaukee, WI – Milwaukee Admirals Governor/CEO Harris Turer announced today that the team will host the RBC Wealth Management Shootout from December 27th through December 29. This year the tournament will expand to include eight schools from the metro Milwaukee area with games taking place at the Kern Center on the Campus of the Milwaukee School of Engineering, Wilson Park, and the Bradley Center. The showdown is once again held in conjunction with a pair of 7:00 pm Admirals games on December 28 and 29.
Brookfield, Cedarburg, Germantown, Mequon Homestead, University School of Milwaukee, Marquette University High School, Whitefish Bay/Nicolet/Shorewood and Hartland Arrowhead High School will each play three games and all of the squads will play one of their games on the Bradley Center ice.
The event will kick off with four games at the Kern Center beginning at 9:00 am on Sunday, December 27. Games will continue on the 27th at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00 pm. Games will continue on December 28 with a pair of contests at the Bradley Center and two at Wilson Park. The Championship Game will take place on Tuesday, December 29 at 2:45 pm at the Bradley Center. Click here for a bracket of the event.
This year’s tournament will feature a seeded draw with the pairings announced on Monday, December 21. The seeds will be determined by the latest poll provided by Wisconsin Prep Hockey via their website wisconsinprephockey.net.
The Championship team will then be honored during the Admirals game versus the Rockford IceHogs on Tuesday evening. In addition, the Admirals will make a $1,000 donation to each of the teams participating in the showdown.
All of the games to the RBC Wealth Management Shootout are free to attend. For Bradley Center games, fans should enter the building through Lobby A, with doors opening at 11:00 am on the 28th and 29th. The Championship Game will also be replayed on Channel 32 sports on Time Warner Cable in Southeast Wisconsin the following week.
This is the third season of high school hockey at the Bradley Center and the second with RBC Wealth Management as the presenting sponsor. Arrowhead is the two-time defending champions in the tournament, while University School won the inaugural title in 2006.
The Admirals in the midst of a four game road swing, as they battle the Hamilton Bulldogs Tuesday night. The Ads return home on Sunday, December 20 at 4:00 pm at the Bradley Center. For ticket information fans can call the Admirals office at (414) 227-0550 or check out the team’s new website at www.milwaukeeadmirals.com. Groups of ten or more people receive a minimum of $2 off of each ticket. For more information or to order group tickets call the Admirals office at (414) 227-0550.