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2017 American Heroes Hockey Challenge

By William Hirsch , 01/28/17, 3:15PM EST


For Immediate Release 


HYATTSVILLE, MD - The Hockey Teams from DeMatha Catholic and St. Albans High Schools will face off in the 5th Annual American Heroes Hockey Challenge on Friday, February 3, 2017, 7:30 pm, at The Gardens Ice House, in Laurel, MD.  This charity hockey game will benefit Fisher House Foundation, a “home away from home” for families of patients receiving medical care at major military or VA medical centers, and the USA Warriors Ice Hockey Program, Inc., a program which provides therapeutic and recreational hockey for disabled veterans. The Special Guests for the evening will include Clint Malarchuk, an 11-year NHL Veteran Goaltender and Washington Capitals Alumni. The event will honor 70 veterans from every war since WWII, including a decorated Canadian WWII veteran. Veteran honorees will be represented on specially designed camouflage jerseys for both teams. 


The event will feature a silent auction, raffles, and an autograph session with Clint Malarchuk.  Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students and children.  Donations are also being accepted online at the event fundraising site,


To learn more about the event, please contact USA Warriors Media Relations Representative, William Hirsch at or by phone at 301-910-9008.