News | 11/17/2011 4:09:30 PM | Bandits.com
TRAINING CAMP FOR 2012 SEASON TO BEGIN ON NOV. 27
Buffalo Bandits Director of Lacrosse Operations Scott Loffler today announced the team will hold an open practice event at First Niagara Center to offer fans their first chance to catch the Bandits in action before the start of the 2012 National Lacrosse League season.
The open practice will take place on Saturday, December 17 from 10 a.m. until noon, with doors opening at 9:30 a.m. Afterwards, an hour-long autograph session featuring all practice participants will begin at 12:30 p.m. in the 100 level concourse.
Admission to the event is free, as is parking in the First Niagara Center ramp. The Sabres Store will be open for fans seeking Bandits merchandise and select concession stands will be open throughout the practice. The Buffalo Bandettes dance team will also be on hand to perform and sign autographs.
Also, those fans interested in purchasing season tickets for the first time will have the opportunity to choose the location of their seats in person with the “Select-A-Seat” program, which will run throughout the event.
Training camp for the 2012 season will begin on Sunday, November 27. Practice will run from noon until 2 p.m. Players and coaches will be made available to the media after the session.
Season tickets are now on sale for the 2012 season. Individual game tickets for all regular season home games and the 2012 NLL All-Star Game, held in Buffalo for the first time, will go on sale at 9 a.m. on Monday, December 5. To purchase tickets, you can visit the First Niagara Center box office, call 1-888-467-2273, or visit www.bandits.com for more information.
The Bandits will open their home schedule against the Toronto Rock in a rematch of the 2011 NLL East Division Final on Saturday, January 14, 2012. All Bandits home games will begin at 7:30 p.m., while the All-Star Game is slated for a 7 p.m. start.