CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS – The Topeka RoadRunners have moved Saturday night’s contest at the Kansas Expocentre against the Corpus Christi IceRays to Sunday, September 14 at 1:05 p.m. The change comes following the death of Corporal Jason Harwood, a member of the Topeka Police Department who was killed in the line of duty on Sunday, September 7.
In respect of the funeral at the Kansas Expocentre taking place on Saturday, the RoadRunners felt it best to move the back end of the double-header.
“Our entire organization knows all too well the pain of losing a brother,” said RoadRunners owner Don Stone to TopekaRoadRunners.com. “We are mourning with the Topeka community and thinking of the family of Corporal Harwood along with all affected by this tragic event.”
Countdown to Faceoff beings at 12:45 p.m. with the opening draw at 1:05 p.m. Coverage can be heard on SportsRadio Corpus Christi on the radio and through the TuneIn Radio app. Follow live updates on the IceRays Twitter handle (@goicerays).
The IceRays open the 2014-15 season tonight against the Topeka RoadRunners from the Kansas Expocentre. Coverage of the opening game on SportsRadio Corpus Christi starts at 6:50 p.m. with Countdown to Faceoff and the opening faceoff at 7:05 p.m.
Individual and season tickets for the 2014-15 season of IceRays hockey are on sale with packages starting as low as $74. Call the front office at 361-814-7825 for season and individual ticket details or check out the pricing and seating chart online at www.goicerays.com. Stay current with the latest team news by visiting www.goicerays.com. In addition, stay connected with the IceRays on Facebook (/CorpusChristiIceRays), Twitter (@goicerays), and YouTube (IceRays TV).