Meet the Players and Alumni January 7th, 2016

Some of the great players from the Amerk’s 60 years of HOCKEY joined our current players to meet the fans and share stories from the decades past.

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Left to Right: Francois Methot (1998-2003) Steve Ludzik (1989-1992), Mal Davis (1981-1986) and Doug Gibson(1974-1977) answer questions from Don Stevens.

The four took the stage representing decades of Amerks’ history.  They relived some of their fondest memories of their times wearing the Amerks’ sweater. “Hearing the players relive their involvement with the Amerk’s was a once in a life time experience”, said Booster club member Mary Bliek.

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In addition to meeting the players the Strathallen Hotel a Doubletree by Hilton was a beautiful venue for this event and the food was delicious.

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The Calder Cup was home in Rochester once again for the Thursday night dinner and Friday’s game. The Amerk’s have brought the Calder Cup home 6 times previously 1965,1966,1968,1983, 1987 and 1996.

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All photos courtesy of Micheline Veluvolu/Rochester Americans

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