The Verizon Center will be host to the 7th Annual Washington Capitals College Hockey Fair on Saturday, April 13th, from 12:30 p.m. To 5:00 p.m. This is a yearly event that aims to provide an opportunity for young players and their parents in the Maryland, Virginia, and D.C. Area to meet and learn from coaches in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA). There will are be representatives from Division I, II, and III hockey teams, prep schools, and junior conferences available for questions.
The Hockey Fair will have panel sessions from NCAA and ACHA coaches and hockey executives that will focus on different varsity and club programs available. University executives will also discuss admission, financial aid, and NCAA compliance guideline information. In addition to the panel sessions, a keynote address will be made by a Capitals executive, along with an overview from Mike Lichtenberger, ACHA Coach-in-Chief.
Although there is no fee to attend the event, registration is limited to USA-Hockey-registered youth hockey players. You can register to attend at http://capitals.nhl.com/club/page.htm?id=42932.