Terriers announce Captains as they hit the ice for their Season Opener tonight

The Terriers are all set to hit the ice tonight at Bell MTS Place to open their 50th anniversary season.

Veteran forward Chase Brakel is excited to lead this team as the new Captain.

” I feel honoured to be chosen to be Captain, especially with such a great group of guys on this team. It’s always exciting starting a new season and I am hoping we can build on last year. ”

Complementing Chase in the leadership roles as assistant captains this season will be Mackenzie Dwyer, Jeremey Leipsic and Ty Barnstable.

The Terriers head to Winnipeg to face the Blues, game time 7:00pm.

Portage has their home opener back at Stride Place on Sunday game time 6:30pm.

Mackenzie Dwyer

Jeremey Leipsic

Ty Barnstable