GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Tickets for the 57th Great Lakes Invitational go on sale on Friday (Aug. 5) at 10 a.m. Fans can buy on-line at VanAndelArena.com and in individual on the DeVos Performance Hall box office for the December 27 and 28 event.
Ticket pricing is predicated on a per-day foundation and tickets will likely be distributed on a cell system. On-glass tickets are $75, with decrease bowl sections for $50 and $40, and scholar tickets at $20. Upper-level tickets are $30. Ticket pricing is topic to alter and extra charges might apply. Michigan Tech’s scholar part is 124 and the Pep Band will likely be in part 225.
Michigan Tech is internet hosting the 2022 Great Lakes Invitational at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids on December 27-28. GLI mainstay Michigan State will be part of the Huskies together with Western Michigan and Ferris State because the groups compete for the MacInnes Cup in a two-day, single-elimination event.
The 57th GLI begins with a doubleheader matchup on Tuesday, December 27 between Michigan Tech and Western Michigan at 3:30 p.m., adopted by Michigan State towards Ferris State at 7 p.m. The winners of these contests will advance to the GLI Championship sport on Wednesday, December 28 at 7 p.m., whereas the puck drops on the third-place sport at 3:30 p.m. on the identical day.
The Great Lakes Invitational was first performed in 1965 after the thought for the event was conceived and carried out by Michigan Tech coach John MacInnes, Olympia Stadium General Manager Lincoln Cavalieri, and Detroit Red Wings Scout Jack Paterson. The event has been performed at Olympia Stadium (1965-78), Joe Louis Arena (1979–2012, 2014–16), Comerica Park (2013), and Little Caesars Arena (2018-19). COVID-19 canceled the 2020 GLI and groups performed a non-tournament showcase-style occasion in 2021.
It would be the seventeenth time in event historical past with 4 Michigan-based groups. Michigan Tech has received the GLI 11 instances in 55 tournaments and is the defending champion after a pair of 4-2 victories within the 2019 GLI. Michigan State has 12 GLI titles in 47 tournaments. Western Michigan has three titles in 5 appearances. Ferris State will likely be making its third look on the event.