12 Solar Bears attending 2017 Toronto Marlies training camp

Orlando’s AHL affiliate opens training camp today

The Orlando Solar Bears have announced that 12 players who have agreed to terms with the club for the 2017-18 season have been invited to attend Toronto Marlies training camp.

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Orlando Solar Bears are proud to announce that 12 players who have previously agreed to terms with the club for the 2017-18 season have been invited to attend the training camp of Orlando’s American Hockey League affiliate, the Toronto Marlies.

Toronto opened its training camp today at the MasterCard Centre for Hockey Excellence in Etobicoke, Ontario.

The Solar Bears invited to Toronto Marlies training camp are:

FORWARDS: Chris Crane, Troy Crema, Kenton Helgesen, Chris LeBlanc, Jeremy Olinyk, Joe Perry, Kyle Rankin and Todd Skirving

DEFENSEMEN: Sam Jardine, Mike Monfredo and Nolan Valleau

GOALTENDERS: Matt Hackett

Jardine and Valleau had also initially attended the training camp of Orlando’s NHL affiliate, the Toronto Maple Leafs, before being reassigned to the Marlies on Sept. 17.

Click here for the full Toronto Marlies training camp roster.

The Orlando Solar Bears drop the puck on their 2017-18 home schedule on Saturday, Oct. 28 against the Atlanta Gladiators at the ARS.com Rink at Amway Center. Single-game tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, Sept. 29 at the Amway Center box office and ticketmaster.com at 10 a.m.

The Orlando Solar Bears are the proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs and AHL’s Toronto Marlies, and play all of their home games at the ARS.com Rink at Amway Center, the 2012 Street and Smith’s Sports Business Journal Sports Facility of the Year.

Full Season Ticket Memberships for the 2017-18 season are on sale now. Purchase an Orlando Solar Bears Full Season Ticket Membership for as little as $440 today! Click here or call (407) 951-8200 for more information.

Officially licensed Orlando Solar Bears replica team jerseys, apparel, and headwear can be purchased online at orlandosolarbearshockey.com/shop.