Dallas Stars to hold 2011 Alumni Classic Weekend
Thursday, 09.1.2011 / 11:00 AM CT / News
Alumni to Also Play in the Dallas Stars Dr Pepper Golf Classic on Oct. 3
The Dallas Stars announced today that the NHL club will hold a special alumni event that will be exclusive to team Full Season Seat Holders on Sunday, October 2, at Dr Pepper Arena in Frisco.
The 2011 Stars Alumni Classic will feature an all-star-style game that will include the 2011-12 Dallas Stars team mixed together with several top Stars alumni. The game is slated to begin at 7:00 p.m. at Dr Pepper Arena, with doors opening at 6:00 p.m. Season Seat Holders will receive a special ticket to this game in their season ticket package.
Ten alumni players are scheduled to play and will be unveiled one at a time on weekdays at 11 am (CDT) on the Dallas Stars'™ Official Facebook Page, the Stars'™ Twitter feed (@dallasstars), and at www.DallasStars.com.
The first alumni name released for the 2011 Alumni Classic is center Guy Carbonneau. Fans are encouraged to "like" the Stars'™ Facebook page or follow @dallasstars on Twitter to get the daily updates to the alumni roster.
|Date||Alumni Player Scheduled to Play|
|Sept. 1||Guy Carbonneau (played with Stars from 1995-2000)|
|Sept. 2||Stu Barnes (2003-2008)|
|Sept. 6||Richard Matvichuk (1992-2004)|
|Sept. 7||Joe Nieuwendyk (1995-2002)|
|Sept. 8||Jere Lehtinen (1995-2010)|
|Sept. 9||Craig Ludwig (1991-1999)|
|Sept. 12||Mike Keane (1998-2001)|
|Sept. 13||Pat Verbeek (1996-1999, 2001-02)|
|Sept. 14||Bob Bassen (1995-1998)|
|Sept. 15||Brett Hull (1998-2001)|
|Sept. 16||Ed Belfour (1997-2002)|
"We're very excited about this unique event for our Season Seat Holders which combines our current team with fan favorites from our past," said Stars President Tony Tavares. "It should be a very fun evening and we are looking forward to it."
The 2011 Stars Alumni Classic is made possible by Baylor Medical Center at Frisco, Audi, Westin Stonebriar, American Airlines and Bud Light.
All of us at the Dallas Stars look forward to seeing you there!
2011 Dallas Stars Dr Pepper Golf Classic presented by Audi
Alumni players and current Stars players, coaches, management and broadcasters are also scheduled to play in the 2011 Dallas Stars Dr Pepper Golf Classic, presented by Audi, the following day, Monday, Oct. 3 at Royal Oaks Country Club in Dallas.
Registration and a Lunch Buffet begin at 10:30 a.m., with a Shotgun Start scheduled for 12:30 p.m.
More information on the 2011 Dallas Stars Dr Pepper Golf Classic can be found here.
Fans interested in playing in the tournament can call 214-GO STARS to be paired up with their favorite player or alumni.