LAKE PLACID - Tickets for the Four Nations Cup, a womens hockey tournament set for Nov. 5-9 in Lake Placid at the Olympic Center, are on sale now.
The Four Nations Cup, which is part of the Bring on the World Tour for the U.S. womens national team, is an annual tournament that has been held in varying forms since 1996. Canada, Sweden and Finland will join the U.S. in this years event.
The United States will open the tournament against Sweden, Nov. 5, before competing against Canada, Nov. 6, and Finland, Nov. 8. The championship and third place games will be held, Nov. 9. For a complete tournament schedule, click here.
Were looking forward to the Four Nations Cup in Lake Placid and continuing on our road to Sochi against some of the best teams in the world, said Reagan Carey, director of womens hockey at USA Hockey and the general manager of the 2014 U.S. Olympic womens ice hockey team. It will be a good measuring stick for our team and the fans will enjoy a sneak peek at some of the premier talent that will be playing at the Olympics.
Tickets can be purchased at the Olympic Center Box Office, charge by phone at 518-523-3330 or here online.
In addition to the Four Nations Cup tournament, Team USA and Canada will also square off, in preparation for Sochi, Dec. 20, at Ralph Engelstad Arena in Grand Forks, N.D., and Dec. 28 at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn.