Prince George BC – The Prince George Cougars are excited to announce their 2022-23 Western Hockey League regular season home opener is scheduled for Friday, September 23rd, against the Tri City Americans.
This marks the first time in franchise history that the Cougars will begin their season against the Americans.
The Cats pre-season schedule was also announced late last week. Prince George will suit up for four pre-season games, which includes a pair of games at the Jon Baillie Arena in Port Coquitlam on Friday September 9th against the Vancouver Giants and Saturday September 10th against the Victoria Royals. The Cougars Pre-Season schedule then wraps up the following weekend with a home and home set against the Kamloops Blazers. The Cougars will head to the Sandman Centre on Friday September 17th, and then back at CN Centre on Saturday September 18th.
The full WHL schedule will be released at a later date.
About the Prince George Cougars The Prince George Cougars have been a proud member of the Western Hockey League since 1994. The Cougars play out of the CN Centre, a 5,971-seat multipurpose arena that opened in 1995.The Cougars are owned by EDGEPRo Sports & Entertainment Ltd. The ownership group bought the Cougars in 2014 and the group consists of former Cougars Dan Hamhuis and Eric Brewer and local businessmen Ernest Ouellet, John Pateman, Greg Pocock and Raymond Fortier.