Sharks To Play North Ayrshire Wild In Free Challenge Match
The Solway Sharks will host North Ayrshire Wild in a Challenge Match at the Shark Tank on Saturday 30th of August, face-off at 7pm. Entry to this match will be free of charge!!!!
Not only will this be your first chance to see the new look Sharks squad in action it will also be you last opportunity to grab a bargain with our "early bird" season ticket offer.
Stevie Moore & Ross Murray Return For The New Season
The Solway Sharks, sponsored by
Building Craftsmen (Dumfries), are delighted to announce the
return of two more of last year’s treble winning team for
the season ahead. Ross Murray and Steven Moore will be back
in Sharks colours once again as the new squad starts to take
Both players were key members of last season’s team and were usually seen playing on the same line and were also trusted on the penalty kill whenever he team needed them. They are both players who are very popular with the clubs supporters and their work rate and commitment is something that stands out every time they hit the ice.
Sharks Leauge Fixtures Released
The Sharks can now reveal that our NIHL Moralee Conference fixtures and the remaining English Challenge Cup games have now been released. September sees the Sharks play six cup matches starting with Billingham at home on Saturday 6th of September followed by a trip to Blackburn the following day. The Stars visit the Shark Tank for a second time in league action as "first-fitters" on the 3rd of January with Solway taking their lumps of coal to Whitley the following day. The Sharks wind-up their first division campaign with a home fixture against the Hawks on Saturday the 21st of March.
Richard Bentham Becomes Sharks First New Signing Of The Season
The Solway Sharks, sponsored by Building Craftsmen (Dumfries), are delighted to announce twenty-four year old former Manchester Phoenix player Richard Bentham as their latest addition to their 2014-15 roster. Richard joins the Sharks with a wealth of EPL experience having contributed over 70 points in more than 150 games and leaves Manchester after having won the league last season.
The former Great Britain youth international has played for Blackburn, Wightlink, Peterborough and Manchester as well as representing England and GB and his experience will be a great asset in the new look EPL cup. Bentham can play both forward and defence and at 6ft he will add some size and strength to the Sharks and will be looking to continue the success he had as a Phoenix player and will get a chance to play against his former employers in the cup.
Sharks Announce 2014-15 Ticket Prices
The committee met on Wednesday evening (16/07) and confirmed that the cost of admission to individual Sharks games will remain unchanged for the forthcoming season.
This means that adults will once more pay £7.50 with concessions at just £5.00 and out amazing value Family Ticket (two adults and all the kids) £15.00.
However, the real value for money comes when you buy a season ticket. Once more the season ticket will cover all Solway Sharks home league and cup competition fixtures. It will also give you entry to all matches at the forthcoming IHFF Women’s World Championship Division II Group A being played here at the Shark Tank from March 30th to April 5th 2015.
When you read the prices I'm sure that you will agree that our season ticket are amazing value for money. An adult season ticket will cost just £120, concessions are £70, and the Family Ticket is just £220.
Could we make this any better? Well yes, actually we could. This season we are also offering "early bird" prices on our season tickets. Throughout the month of August you can purchase season tickets at Dumfries Ice Bowl reception desk and the deals are astounding - Adults will pay just £99, Concessions £60 and the Family Ticket is £180.
All season ticket prices exclude Challenge Matches and the end of season Play-Off's (again to be held here in Dumfries) should we qualify.
Skarks Lotto Re-starts 6th Of September With £1,150 Jackpot
The Solway Sharks Lotto was not won at the end of last season so once more rises by £50 and will be worth £1,150 when it re-starts on Saturday the 6th of September. Get your lotto tickets at the Merchandise Stall on Saturday night or see Rab or Graham to arrange to have your numbers entered automatically each week.