Junior Checkers Teams Announced Thursday

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Checkers announced that Charlotte Youth Hockey will announce the Charlotte Junior Checkers youth travel teams on Thursday.

The announcement of the 170 players between the ages of 7-18 who have been chosen to make up 10 teams will be made during a National Hockey League-like draft reception which will be held at the Extreme Ice Center in Indian Trail, the official practice facility for the Charlotte Checkers and home-ice for the Charlotte Junior Checkers.

Checkers mascot Chubby will preside over the reception and will be joined by Checkers players and hockey executives.

Team Press Release