Support Team TEMA on June 7 at RBC Arena vs. Stratford firefighters
Submitted By mthibeault on Sunday, May 17, 2015
The Huron Perth Lakers are proud to endorse The first ever FIRST RESPONDERS "TEMA CUP" June 7 at the RBC Arena at the Rotary Complex. Team TEMA will compete against the Stratford firefighters! Proceeds from the game are going to the Tema Conter Memorial Trust, Heros Are Human (www.tema.ca
). That organization supports correctional, emergency and military personnel who are suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and this game is organized by Stratford native Larry Baker, an Alberta peace officer and former fire chief.
Larry is not only the lead organizer for the special event he is also a goaltender, will also anchor Team TEMA on the back end. Team TEMA consists of members of the community as well as EMS and Law Enforcement personnel. The team got a big boost this week when Stratford native and Stanley Cup champion Tim Taylor stepped forward to be the honorary captain. And now Team TEMA has been further bolstered with the additions of former NHLer Greg DeVries; Stratford native Joey Hishon who spent part of this past season with the Colorado Avalanche; St. Pauls area native, former Stratford Cullitons and retired NHLer Mark Bell; former Stratford Cullitons star and U.S. college standout Erik Anderson; former OHL star and minor pro player Stratford native Devin Didiomete and two members of the Stratford Cullitons Tyson Baker and Joe Leahy. Some Mitchell natives as well are playing for team Tema, Jamie Gethke, Jeff Pauli, Mike Jarmuth and Greg Van Bakel. Team Tema has had a coach step up as well Huron Perth Lakers own Jack Chaffe will man the bench. A team made up of Stratford firefighters will provide the opposition. For tickets see the TEMA website link below.
Join us on Sunday, June 7, 2015 for the 1st Annual TEMA CUP Challenge. Team TEMA vs Stratford Firefighters.
Doors open at 12:30 p.m., game time is 1:30 p.m.
Tickets are just $5 and a family pass is just $10.
Team TEMA will be comprised of local paramedics, police officers and will be bolstered by some of Stratford's best hockey players:
Tim Taylor: 2 time Stanley Cup winner and former captain of the Tampa Bay Lightning
Joey Hishon: Currently playing with the Colorade Avelanche
Greg DeVries: Stanley Cup winner and a 15 year veteran of the NHL
Mark Bell: 7 year veteran of the NHL
Erik Anderson: Former star of the Stratford Cullitons
Devin Di Diomete: Currently playing with the Idaho Steelheads of the ECHL
Tyson Baker: Currently playing with the Stratford Cullitons of the GOJHL
Joe Lahey: Currently playing with the Stratford Cullitons of the GOJHL
>>CLICK AND BUY TICKETS HERE<<
Individual Tickets: $5.00 each
Family Pack: $10.00 (for 4 tickets)
We would like to thank Larry Baker (former fire chief and current peace officer) for organizing this event.
Come out and enjoy the fun. Bring your family and bring your friends. This will be an event that you will not want to miss!