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Winterfest Alumni Game

Toledo and Detroit: Two cities with rich hockey traditions. Eleven Stanley Cup titles for the Detroit Red Wings. Toledo with eleven minor league hockey championships. That history and success will be celebrated during the Toledo Hockey Alumni Game on Thursday, December 30 at 6:30 p.m.

The Toledo Hockey alumni will take on the Detroit Red Wings alumni outdoors at Fifth Third Field during Winterfest, presented by ProMedica.

Presented by Tireman and supported by Hollywood Casino Toledo



  • WHEN: Thursday, December 30 at 6:30 p.m. (Doors open at 5:30 p.m.)
  • WHERE: Marathon Outdoor Rink at Fifth Third Field
  • WHO: The Toledo Alumni Team will be made up of former Walleye, Storm, and Goaldiggers players. The Detroit Red Wings alumni team will consist of former Detroit Red Wings, NHL players, and professional players from various world and American leagues. The Detroit Red Wings alumni roster will be announced closer to the game date and is always subject to change.
  • GAME FORMAT: The exhibition contest will be two 25-minute running time periods with a 20 minute intermission.


TOLEDO HOCKEY ALUMNI (lineup subject to change)

  • Rick Piche | Toledo Goaldiggers
  • Bill Joyce | Toledo Goaldiggers
  • Jim McCabe | Toledo Goaldiggers
  • Mike Whitton |Toledo Storm
  • Taylor Raszka | Toledo Storm
  • Doug Teskey | Toledo Storm
  • Bruce MacDonald | Toledo Storm
  • Patrick Pylypuik | Toledo Storm
  • Andy Suhy | Toledo Storm
  • Iain Duncan | Toledo Storm
  • Gordy Hunt | Toledo Storm
  • Rick Judson | Toledo Storm
  • Mark Deazeley | Toledo Storm
  • Nick Vitucci | Toledo Storm
  • Rick Corriveau | Toledo Storm
  • Dominic Osman | Toledo Walleye
  • Phil Rauch | Toledo Walleye
  • Evan Rankin | Toledo Walleye
  • Kyle Page | Toledo Walleye
  • Kyle Rogers | Toledo Walleye
  • Kyle Bonis | Toledo Walleye
  • Greg Wolfe | Toledo Walleye
  • Joel Chouinard | Toledo Walleye
  • Justin Mercier | Toledo Walleye
  • Jeff Lerg | Toledo Walleye
  • Scott Czarnowczan | Toledo Walleye

COACHES: Ted Tucker (Toledo Goaldiggers), Jerry Badiuk (Toledo Goaldiggers)

DETROIT RED WINGS ALUMNI (lineup subject to change)

  • Ed Mio | Goaltender | Detroit Red Wings
  • George Bowman | Alumni Secretary | Detroit Red Wings
  • Rob Laurie | Goaltender | Adirondack Red Wings
  • Trevor Hamilton | Defenseman | Grand Rapids Griffins
  • Mike Merrifield | Forward | Atlanta Gladiators
  • Nicolas Perreault | Defenseman | Toledo Storm
  • Lorne Knauft | Defenseman | Portland Pirates
  • Steve Guolla | Forward | Atlanta Thrashers
  • Rem Murray | Forward | Edmonton Oilers
  • Dave Moss | Forward | Calgary Flames
  • Eric Nystrom | Forward | Nashville Predators
  • Jason Woolley | Defenseman | Detroit Red Wings
  • Darren McCarty | Forward | Detroit Red Wings
  • Joey Kocur | Defenseman | Detroit Red Wings
  • Dino Ciccarelli | Forward | Detroit Red Wings
  • Larry Murphy | Defenseman | Detroit Red Wings
  • Mickey Redmond | Forward | Detroit Red Wings

COACHES: Nick Libett (Captain, Detroit Red Wings), Phil Myre (Goaltender, Montreal Canadians)


REFEREES: Perry Vellucci, Craig Natt


GAME PLAN MEMBERS: All Toledo Walleye and Toledo Mud Hens Game Plan Members who have reserved a 2021-22 Winterfest Package will automatically receive tickets to the Toledo Hockey Alumni Game, featuring the Toledo Hockey Alumni Team vs. the Detroit Red Wings Alumni Team. Game Plan Member Packages include both Toledo Walleye outdoor games, the Toledo Hockey Alumni Game, an Open Skate voucher and a commemorative Winterfest souvenir.

Email for more information and to reserve your Winterfest Package.

SINGLE GAME TICKETS: Tickets are $15 each and all tickets will be general admission. BUY TICKETS


Nooter is helping the Toledo Fire hockey team with a fundraising event during Winterfest. Admission to the event includes a Toledo Hockey Alumni Game ticket, food and open bar in the Nest, and access to the postgame party in the Roost at 8 p.m. The postgame party includes music, cash bar, auction, and Toledo Hockey alumni appearances!

EVENT TIME: 4 - 8 p.m.

All proceeds from this event will go to the Toledo Firefighters (Local 92) Charity.