Fresno, CA – The United States Premier Hockey League announced the Fresno Monsters full 36-game schedule along with the 2 showcases for the 2020-21 season. The team begins the 12th season in San Diego on Friday, Oct. 23 against the Sabers and former Monsters head coach Trevor Karasiewicz.
Fans can view the full schedule at fresnomonsters.com/schedule. Season and single-game ticket packages are not yet available for purchase due to California state COVID-19 restrictions. The Monsters will announce when tickets become available for purchase at a later date.
Including opening weekend, the Monsters will be on the road during the month of October, two series in November, one series in December, and one series in January.
Of the Monsters 36 regular-season games, 18 will be played at home with 12 on Friday or Saturday nights, and 6 additional contests will be played on Thursdays. Puck drop times will be announced at a later date.
And yes, the Fresno Monsters will be returning to Selland Arena this season once California lifts COVID-19 restrictions on Fresno County.
Featured on the schedule are 2 different league showcases this season. The Monsters will face new opponents from the east coast for the first time including New Hampshire, Philadelphia, Utica, and Boston.
A full promotional schedule and theme nights for home games this season will also be announced at a later date.