NEWS RELEASE · 4th October 2013
Kitimat Ice Demons
The Kitimat Ice Demons will start to 2013-14 CIHL season on home ice, with perennial rivals, the Terrace River Kings the first opponents for the new season. Both team had close games last season, with the Ice Demons winning three of four and losing on home ice to Terrace on Dec. 7, 2012 by a close score of 5-4. Kitimat also despatched the River Kings in the playoffs in two games winning 4-3 on home ice on Jan. 26 and eliminating Terrace in a hard-fought game, 7-4 on Feb. 2.
The opening weekend will be a double header, with Quesnel Kangaroos, who start their season in Prince Rupert on Saturday, providing opposition for a 1.00 p.m. start, the first of three Sunday games Ice Demons will play.
The Demons then go on the road playing in Prince Rupert on Oct. 12 and against the Houston Luckies in Houston on Oct. 19. The away trip winds down Oct. 20 when the Demons will be in Smithers to play last season's league champions, the Steelheads.