Four of the five Esmark Stars AAA teams are in action over the course of this upcoming weekend, March 2-4, as the U12, U15, U16 and U18 teams return to the ice to conclude the 2017-18 regular season.
The U12 Stars travel to Rochester, NY, for four games as they will face the Rochester Coalition AAA team twice on Saturday, March 3, 1:00 and 6:00 p.m., and the Hamburg Hawks twice on Sunday, March 4, 11:45 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
The U15 AAA Stars return to the confines of Pittsburgh Ice Arena to close the regular season with a pair of home games against Mid-Am rival Cleveland Barons. The two-game series kicks off on Friday, March 2, at 8:30 p.m., with the final game scheduled for a 9:20 a.m. face-off on Saturday, March 3.
Meanwhile, the U16 and U18 AAA Esmark Stars will draw the 2017-18 regular season to a close with a home and home series against the Pittsburgh Predators on Saturday and Sunday, March 3 & 4..
On Saturday, the U16s will square-off with a 7:00 p.m. opening face-off at the Ice Castle Arena, followed by the U18s at 9:00 p.m.
On Sunday, the games move to the Pittsburgh Ice Arena with the U16s getting things underway at 9:00 a.m. and the U18s at 11:00 a.m.
Prior to the start of the U18 game on Sunday, a special ceremony to honor the passing of longtime Board member Bernie Woodrow will take place. Admission to the games on Sunday is free and all are encouraged to attend the presentation and game.
The U14 Stars are off this weekend as they have the concluded the regular season.