Black Hawks to skate in preseason tourney this weekend

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The sixth annual Holiday Face-Off High School Hockey Tournament will take place on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 29-30 at Sawyer Arena in Bangor.

Sponsored by the John Bapst Hockey Boosters, this annual pre-season high school hockey gives fans a sneak peek of the 2013-14 Class A and B hockey teams in eastern Maine. The weekend of hockey features teams from Bangor (both varsity and junior varsity), Brewer, Camden Hills, Houlton, John Bapst, Old Town/Orono and Presque Isle.
Three games will be played on Friday starting at 6:10 p.m., with Saturday’s games beginning at 7:30 a.m. and continuing through 8 p.m.
The weekend starts shapes as with the following schedule:
Friday, Nov. 29
6:10 p.m. — John Bapst vs. Old Town/Orono
7:20 p.m. — Camden Hills vs. Bangor JV
8:30 p.m. — Bangor varsity vs. Brewer
Saturday, Nov. 30
7:30 a.m. — John Bapst vs. Bangor JV
8:40 a.m. — Camden Hills vs. Old Town/Orono
9:50 a.m. — Presque Isle vs. Houlton
11 a.m. — Old Town/Orono vs. Bangor JV
12:10 p.m. — Brewer vs. Houlton
1:20 p.m. — Bangor varsity vs. Presque Isle
A time between games for public skating, with evening games set for:
4:30 p.m. — Brewer vs. Presque Isle
5:40 p.m. — Camden Hills vs. John Bapst
6:50 p.m. — Bangor varsity vs. Houlton
Admission is $5 per person, per day. A warming room and refreshments are available. The John Bapst Hockey Boosters will be selling raffle tickets to a Gift Basket Raffle, featuring five specially themed packages, just in time for the holidays. For more information, contact Chris Lander, tournament director, at 207-992-9854 or e-mail