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Media Advisory: 26th Annual Sarah Backstrom Memorial Tournament

Thursday Feb 6th, 2020

Erie, Pa:  The 26th Annual Sarah Backstrom Memorial Girls Hockey Tournament will be hosted in three locations in Erie this weekend, beginning Friday, Feb. 7. All games will be held at ERIEBANK Sports Park, Flo Fabrizio Ice Center and Erie Insurance Arena.

The sold-out tournament will feature more than 30 girls’ teams at the tier 2 and rec levels, from age 12U through 19U. Athletes will represent seven states and Canada, with teams traveling from as far as Colorado to compete.

The tournament also features skills competitions on Friday and Saturday.

An overview of the tournament schedule is as follows:

Friday, Feb. 7:

ERIEBANK Sports Park – Games begin at 9:30 a.m. and continue until 10 p.m.
Flo Fabrizio Ice Center – Games begin at 10:30 a.m. and continue through 6:20 p.m.
Erie Insurance Arena – Games begin at 12 p.m. and continue through 3:50 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 8:

ERIEBANK Sports Park – Games begin at 8:10 a.m. and continue through 9:30 p.m.
Flo Fabrizio Ice Center – Games begin at 7 a.m. and continue through 6:45 p.m.
Erie Insurance Arena – Games begin at 8:10 a.m. and continue through 3:35 p.m.

Sunday, Feb. 9:

ERIEBANK Sports Park – Semi-finals and championship games begin at 8:10 a.m. and continue through 3:20 p.m.
Flo Fabrizio Ice Center – Consolation games begin at 8 a.m. and continue through 1:50 p.m.
Erie Insurance Arena – Consolation games begin at 7:30 a.m. and continue through 2:45 p.m.

For more information and a complete schedule click here

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