West Valley City, Utah – The Utah Grizzlies will host Military Night Saturday when they host the Alaska Aces at 7:05 p.m.
Active members of the military will be able to purchase the best available seats for $5 and the first 500 fans entering Maverik Center will receive a gift bag courtesy of the Army.
Dropping the ceremonial first puck Saturday will be US Army Reservist and Staff Sergeant Robert Benton who earned the coveted Bronze Star Medal while serving in Afghanistan. Through his actions overseas on numerous engagements, including heavy mortar attacks and roadside bombings, many lives were spared. Staff Sergeant Benton is a West Valley City resident and local recreational hockey player.