BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The Bakersfield Condors are gearing up for two games at Rabobank Arena this week in preparation for the regular season. Tonight, the team will hold a Season Ticket Holder-only intrasquad game beginning at 7 p.m. On Saturday, the Condors host the rival Stockton Thunder in their only home pre-season contest. Puck drop is slated for 7 p.m. as well.
The Condors intrasquad game at Rabobank Arena Wednesday night is open exclusively to season ticket holders with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. Fans will need to present their ID card for admission. Seating is not assigned and there will be limited concessions available. Those ticket holders who still need to pick up their packets can do so upon arrival.
Friday night the team heads north to take on the rival Stockton Thunder at 7:30 p.m. It will be the first of two meetings on the weekend for the squads.
On Saturday night, the Condors will play host to the Thunder at 7 p.m. in the team’s lone home pre-season contest on the Mercy and Memorial Hospitals Home Ice at Rabobank Arena. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. The game is presented by KERN 1180 AM and the Bakersfield Marriott. The first 2,000 children, 12 & under, will receive a package of Condors FunBandz. Ticket prices are $5 for upper level seating and $10 for lower level.
Friday and Saturday’s games can be viewed online at America One, available at www.americaone.com. This season, all 72 regular season games, beginning with the season opener on October 14th in Ontario, can be heard live on Fox Sports Radio 970 AM. The games will also be streamed online at www.foxsports970am.com, or you can listen on your smartphone by downloading the iheartradio app.
The Condors home opener is just 10 days away, when the Colorado Eagles come to town on Saturday, Oct. 15. Game time is 7 p.m. Ticket packages for the 2011-12 season are now on sale, starting at just $48. The Condors will battle the rival Stockton Thunder in Bakersfield in preseason action on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. Visit www.BakersfieldCondors.com or call 324-PUCK(7825) for more information.
The Condors 14th Annual Golf Classic is right around the corner! This year’s event will be held on Monday, October 17th at the RiverLakes Golf Course. The shotgun start begins at noon. Reserve your foursome now by visiting http://bakersfieldcondors.com/?p=7091.
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