Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs Tickets
Team: Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs
League: Southern Professional Hockey League
Head coach: Dan Bremner
Home games: Berglund Center, Roanoke, Virginia
Rivals: Knoxville Ice Bears, Macon Mayhem, Pensacola Ice Flyers, Birmingham Bulls
Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs TicketsLocated in the heart of the scenic Roanoke Valley in Virginia, the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs is a hockey force to be reckoned with. Previous Roanoke teams include the Roanoke Express and the Roanoke Steam, but the city has not had a professional hockey team since 2006. With three years under their belt, the Rail Yard Dawgs team continues to celebrate the proud railroad heritage of the area. While the team doesn't yet have the championship wins some of its rivals do, the players have achieved recognition. The player awards include Brad Barone for Goaltender of the Year and First Team All-Star and Nick Schneider for Second Team All-Star. In the 2018-19 season, the Rail Yard Dawgs made it to its first postseason playoff experience and played to record crowds. Playing at the Berglund Center, the team brought hockey back to the Roanoke Valley in a big way. The team seeks to continue to grow their enthusiastic audience. The team's mascot is a dog named Diesel, a name voted on by fans that captures the transportation heritage of the Roanoke Valley, and 2020 saw the team's 100th game. Get your Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs tickets today at StubHub so you won't miss any of their exciting hockey matchups.
What conference does the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs play in?The Rail Yard Dawgs is a Minor League team that plays in the Southern Professional Hockey League out of Huntersville, North Carolina. The league has 10 teams and encompasses the southeastern region, which also includes the Midwest states Illinois and Indiana. The top eight teams make it to the playoffs.
What were some top Rail Yard Dawgs games for the 2019-2020 season?The Rail Yard Dawgs in the 2019-2020 season faced teams like the defending champion Huntsville Havoc, the Peoria Rivermen who led the league during the 2018-2019 season and the hard-hitting Fayetteville Marksman.
Who is the Rail Yard Dawgs head coach?Dan Bremner played for six years in the Southern Professional Hockey League with the Columbus Cottonmouths, Knoxville Ice Bears and the Peoria Rivermen. He served as captain his final two years with the Rivermen. Bremner played in 281 career games. He had 48 goals with 79 assists. Immediately following his retirement as a player, he joined the coaching staff of Ohio University where he remained until coming on as head coach of the Rail Yard Dawgs in late 2017. Going into the 2019-2020 season, Bremner had a record of 49-39-5 and led the team to their first-ever playoff series.
What was Rail Yard Dawgs 2018-19 record?In the 2018-2019 season, the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs had a record of 28-24-3-1 and finished fifth in their league. Exceeding expectations, the team excited fans with its first appearance in postseason play.
How big is the Berglund Center?Previously named the Roanoke Civic Center, the Berglund Center is a full-service facility with a coliseum that seats 10,500, a performing arts theater that seats 2,151 and a 14,000 square-foot exhibit hall. Aside from hosting the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs, the center hosts trade shows, conventions, live performances and concerts by today's top musical artists.
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