Officials named for 2012 Kelly Cup Finals

PRINCETON, N.J. – The following three referees and five linesmen have been selected to work the 2012 Kelly Cup Finals. The officials are selected based on the merit of their performance over the course of the regular season and their work thus far in the Kelly Cup Playoffs.

 

Referees: Nick Krebsbach, T.J. Luxmore and Joe Sullivan

 

Linesmen: Wally Lacroix, Todd Owen, Alex Stagnone, Francis Trempe and Michel Voyer

 

It is the second Finals assignment for both Krebsbach and Luxmore, who each worked the 2011 Kelly Cup Finals. Sullivan, who was the referee for the 2011 ECHL All-Star Classic in Bakersfield, is working his first Kelly Cup Finals.

 

Lacroix (2008), Owen (2008), Trempe (2011) and Voyer (2004) are each working the Finals for the second time in their careers while Stagnone is in the Finals for the first time. Three of the linesmen also have ECHL All-Star Game experience, with Lacroix working the 2007 All-Star Game in Idaho, Owen working the 2010 game in Ontario and Voyer working the 2008 game in Stockton. 

 
Kelly Cup Finals (Best of Seven)
 

Eastern Conference Champion Florida vs. Western Conference Champion Las Vegas

 

Game 1 – Monday, May 14 at 7:05 p.m. PT at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada

Game 2 – Tuesday, May 15 at 7:05 p.m. PT at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada

Game 3 – Friday, May 18 at 7:30 p.m. ET at Germain Arena in Estero, Florida

Game 4 – Tuesday, May 22 at 7:30 p.m. ET at Germain Arena in Estero, Florida

Game 5 – Wednesday, May 23 at 7:30 p.m. ET at Germain Arena in Estero, Florida *

Game 6 – Friday, 25 at 7:05 p.m. PT at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada *

Game 7 – Saturday, May 26 at 7:05 p.m. PT at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada *

 

* – If Necessary