Wooster Oilers Host the West Michigan Wolves in Game 1 of the 2016-17 Season
Wooster will host the West Michigan Wolves in Game 1 this season and although no rosters have been posted as of the writing of this article, in 2015-16 the Wolves defeated the Oilers in 7 of 8 games, outscoring Wooster 38-20.
The two game series from the NA3HL is all we'll see as far as League play goes from Tier 3 this coming weekend, but Week 2 will consist of 39 games as the EHL, NA3HL and USPHL will all be underway.
In case you missed it over the summer
There were many Head Coaching changes over the off-season. View the Coaching Changes here.
839 players from the 2015-16 season aged out of Junior Hockey and 526 (63%) found a home for the 2016-17 season including NCAA, ACHA and International Teams, View Commitments
45 Players who played Tier 3 Junior Hockey as part of their development were invited to 2016 NHL Development Camps. Tier 3 alumni represented at 19 different camps. See full list
We lost a few teams and gained a few new teams and look forward to a successful season of developing and advancing players.