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Kings Add to Staff

Apr 21, 2016

IThe Kingsville Kings Jr A Hockey club is proud to announce the addition of Ashley Birdgen-Janzen as the teams Vice President. Ashley's main responsibility will be to assist President Tom Schinkeshoek with sponsorship and community events for the Kings players to volunteer and participate in. "Ashley has gone above and beyond in helping build a very successful junior program. Her and Len are truly amazing people; we are very fortunate to have Ashley even more involved moving forward" stated head coach Gary Astalos

The Kings have also added Tara Wigle as the teams billet cordinator. "Tara has worked extremely hard to help the kings in anyway this season. With her taking over the billeting it will take a huge load off Tommy's shoulders for him to focus more on the team events. Tara's commitment and dedication to the kings is truly appreciated and we are very thankful to have her" stated Astalos.

"We are so thankful for all of our staff and volunteers here in Kingsville. Our gameday crew, office staff and intern team have been remarkable and a big reason for our success" stated Tom Schinkelshoek

The Kings finished their inaugural season 39-3-0 losing in game 7 of the GMHL Russel Cup Finals. The Kings will announce its 2016-2017 tendered and signed players after the GMHL Draft May 15th.

The Kings are also offering a limited time jersey sponsorship in hopes to have every single jersey have a sponsor on the back for the 2016-2017 season. Each sponsor will get to choose one player and get to sponsor both their black AND grey jersey. The sponsorship is $750 and includes:
- Name on back of black jersey
- Name on back of grey jersey
- Add in game day line up sheet
- website link on
- Add next to players name in game day lineup
- 50 game passes
- Announcement of sponsor every single time player is announced over P.A. including banner raising ceremony home opener
- Game day sponsor announcement at home game
If interested please email or call Tom at (519) 733-8582.
Thank you for supporting Junior A hockey in Kingsville!