Thunder Unveils 2017-18 Home Schedule

Monday, May 8 2017 12:56 PM

Wichita, KS (May 8th) - The Wichita Thunder, ECHL affiliate of the Ottawa Senators and powered by Toyota, are excited to release the home schedule for the upcoming 2017-18 season.

The Thunder will kick off their fourth season as a member of the ECHL and 26th in the Air Capital on October 13th and 14th against the Indy Fuel.

28 of the 36 home games will fall on Friday, Saturday or Sundays. Wichita will host the Allen Americans six times, which the most that one opponent will make an appearance at INTRUST Bank Arena. The Thunder will host Rapid City five times, followed by the newly-renamed Kansas City Mavericks, who come to Wichita four times.

Making their first-ever appearance will be the Kalamazoo Wings, who will visit four times. Idaho will make their first appearance to Wichita since the 2015-16 season, playing a pair of games at the beginning of March.

Wichita will play seven games in November and December, which are the busiest months for the Thunder. After the New Year, Wichita will play six times in both January and February.

Date                                           Opponent
Friday, Oct. 13th                       Indy Fuel
Saturday, Oct. 14th                   Indy Fuel
Saturday, Oct. 21st                   Rapid City Rush
Sunday, Oct. 22nd                    Rapid City Rush

Friday, Nov. 3rd                        Allen Americans
Sunday, Nov. 5th                      Utah Grizzlies
Wednesday, Nov. 15th              Kansas City Mavericks
Saturday, Nov. 18th                  Allen Americans
Sunday, Nov. 19th                    Allen Americans
Saturday. Nov. 25th                  Quad City Mallards
Sunday, Nov. 26th                    Kalamazoo Wings

Saturday, Dec. 2nd                   Kalamazoo Wings
Wednesday, Dec. 6th                Kansas City Mavericks
Tuesday, Dec. 19th                   Tulsa Oilers
Friday, Dec. 22nd                     Kansas City Mavericks
Saturday, Dec. 23rd                  Kansas City Mavericks
Friday, Dec. 29th                      Allen Americans
Saturday, Dec. 30th                  Allen Americans

Friday, Jan. 5th                        Quad City Mallards
Saturday, Jan. 6th                    Kalamazoo Wings
Sunday, Jan. 7th                      Kalamazoo Wings
Friday, Jan. 12th                      Utah Grizzlies
Saturday, Jan. 13th                  Utah Grizzlies
Saturday, Jan. 20th                  Colorado Eagles

Friday, Feb. 2nd                       Tulsa Oilers
Saturday, Feb. 17th                  Rapid City Rush
Sunday, Feb. 18th                    Rapid City Rush
Tuesday, Feb. 20th                  Colorado Eagles
Wednesday, Feb. 21st             Colorado Eagles
Tuesday, Feb. 27th                  Fort Wayne Komets

Friday, March 2nd                    Idaho Steelheads
Saturday, March 3rd                 Idaho Steelheads
Sunday, March 4th                   Rapid City Rush
Wednesday, March 7th             Quad City Mallards
Friday, March 30th                   Tulsa Oilers

Tuesday, April 3rd                    Allen Americans


Home schedule, Day of the Week:
Monday - 0 games
Tuesday - 4 games
Wednesday - 4 games
Thursday - 0 games
Friday - 9 games
Saturday - 12 games
Sunday - 7 games

Home schedule by opponent:
Allen Americans - 6 games
Colorado Eagles - 3 games
Fort Wayne Komets - 1 game
Idaho Steelheads - 2 games
Indy Fuel - 2 games
Kalamazoo Wings - 4 games
Kansas City Mavericks - 4 games
Quad City Mallards - 3 games
Rapid City Rush - 5 games
Tulsa Oilers - 3 games
Utah Grizzlies - 3 games

Season ticket packages are on sale now. Get your seats for just $15 per month. All it takes is a $50 deposit per seat to reserve yours today. Contact a Thunder representative at the office today!

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