RALSTON, NE - The Omaha Lancers announced hosting the I-80 Showcase for the second time in club history. The exhibition weekend will be held at Ralston Arena on September 13th until 15th.
Six USHL teams will be in attendance including the Lincoln Stars, Tri-City Storm, Des Moines Buccaneers, Waterloo BlackHawks, and the 2018 Clark Cup Champions Sioux Falls Stampede.
Below is a full schedule for the 2019 I-80 Showcase:
Friday, September 13, 2019
4:00 pm - Des Moines vs Tri-City
8:00 pm- Omaha vs Waterloo
Saturday, September 14, 2019
3:00 pm - Sioux Falls vs Des Moines
8:00 pm - Lincoln vs Tri-City
Sunday, September 15, 2019
Noon - Omaha vs Tri-City
4:00pm - Lincoln vs Sioux Falls
The Lancers will play four games outside of the I-80 Showcase:
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
7:00 pm - Omaha vs Topeka (NAHL)
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
7:00 pm - Omaha at Des Moines
Friday, September 20, 2019
7:05 pm - Tri-City at Omaha
Saturday, September 21, 2019
7:05 pm - Omaha at Tri-City
The Lancers will start the regular season in Cranberry Township, PA for the 2019 USHL Fall Classic presented by Dick’s Sporting Goods. The Lancers will play against two Eastern Conference teams starting on Thursday, September 26th vs the Madison Capitols, followed by a matchup against the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders on Friday, September 27th. Both games will be played at 1:00 pm EDT on the Covestro Innovation Rink 2 at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex.
The Lancers return to Nebraska to take on in-state rivals, the Tri-City Storm at the Viaero Center on Friday, October 4th for the first game of the regular season outside of the Fall Classic. The 2019-2020 home opener will be played on Saturday, October 12th at Ralston Arena against the Lincoln Stars at 7:05 pm.