Madison, WI –The United States Hockey League (USHL) has officially released the 2018 USHL Fall Classic Schedule. The Madison Capitols will face off against the Des Moines Buccaneers and Tri-City Storm on Thursday and Friday respectively.
The Capitols are the second game on Thursday, September 27th when they take on the Buccaneers at 2:00 p.m. ET on the opening day of the four-day competition. The Caps will be listed as the away team in the contest, and will be the first of only two meetings between the squads this season, with the Bucs coming to Madison on April 6th.
The second and final game for the Capitols will take place on Friday, September 28th when they “host” the Storm at 4:00 p.m. ET to wrap up their presence at the USHL Fall Classic. Just like the series with the Bucs, there will only be two meetings with Tri-City this season, with the Storm making their way to Madison on January 5th.
The Capitols will then travel to Michigan to take on Team USA in the season opener the following weekend on October 5th and 6th before opening the newly renovated Bob Suter’s Capitol Ice Arena on October 12th against the Chicago Steel.
Don’t miss out on any of the action this season as the Capitols embark on their 5th season in the USHL. Season tickets, flex packs, and suites are available now at madcapshockey.com or by calling the front office at (608) 257-2277.