WINDSOR, CO. – Eagles forward Grayson Downing netted a pair of goals while fellow forward Michael Joly notched a goal and an assist, but it was not enough as Colorado lost to the San Jose Barracuda, 5-3 in their preseason opener on Friday. Eagles goaltender Spencer Martin stopped 37 of the 41 shots he faced in the loss, while Barracuda goalie Josef Korenar collected the win with 24 saves on 27 shots.
On January 19th the Eagles face-off with the Tucson Roadrunners for the annual “Hockey Fights Cancer Night” presented by UCHealth. Special lavender jerseys will be worn and auctioned off during the game to benefit the UCHealth Cancer Center in Fort Collins, this marks the Eagles 10 yearlong fundraising pledge being completed. Pedersen Toyota in Fort Collins is aiding in the effort by donating a portion of their proceeds from the month of December to benefit the Hockey Fights Cancer Charities.
The Eye Center of Northern Colorado is proud to present “80’s Night” on Saturday, February 9th when the Eagles match-up with the Stockton Heat. There will be 80’s themed giveaways, VJ Tracer, photo booths, and 80’s music playing throughout the night. Make sure to dress in your favorite throwback outfits while cheering on your Colorado Eagles!
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Details to be released at a later date. For more information please call the Eagles Corporate Department at 970-686-SHOT (7468).
The Eagles 5th annual “Gnome in Your Home” promotion is presented by ACE Hardware. Eagles fans will have the opportunity to get their hands on a Colorado Eagles/ACE Hardware Garden Gnome of one of your favorite Eagles players on March 2nd when the Eagles take on the Tucson Roadrunners.
Thrivent Financial and Group Mission Trips is pleased to present the "Family and Faith Game" for a 5th straight year, as the Eagles take on the Tucson Roadrunners in this Sunday matinee favorite. This game celebrates Family and Faith with the performance of God Bless America, family-friendly booths, a generosity fair to support your favorite charities, post-game autographs and the 11th annual Colorado Eagles “Kid’s Haven Diaper Derby” will take place during the first intermission.
The Colorado Eagles, Lucky Joe’s, and Subaru of Loveland bring back the 8th annual “Pot of Gold” fundraiser on March 23rd when the Eagles go head-to-head with the Manitoba Moose. This community fundraising program is centered around the St. Patrick’s Day holiday, in which the organization spearheads efforts to help change the luck of a local family in need. Celebrate with Celtic music, step dancing, green beer and the Eagles will don specially-designed St. Patrick’s Day Jerseys that will benefit the Pot of Gold recipient.
The Colorado Eagles take pride in having the best fans in hockey! This season’s “Fan Appreciation Night” will be held on April 13th when the Eagles match-up with the San Jose Barracuda in the final home game of the regular season. There will be great giveaways all night long!