|Kevin Marshall is one of eight defensemen attending the Flyers' 2009 Rookie Camp. (Photo courtesy Quebec Remparts) |
The Philadelphia Flyers announced that their Rookie Camp at the Virtua Center Flyers Skate Zone
in Voorhees, New Jersey, will open on Monday, September 7 with 29 rookies and prospects expected to be in attendance. The camp will run a total of five days and conclude with a game between the Flyers rookies and the Washington Capitals rookies on Friday, September 11, at 3:00 p.m.
Among the players participating in this Rookie Camp are first-round draft pick James van Riemsdyk
(2007) and defensemen Kevin Marshall, who signed an NHL entry level contract in July of 2008, and Marc-Andre Bourdon, who signed an NHL entry level contract back in July of this year.
On-Ice practices during Rookie Camp are scheduled in two sessions. The first session will run from 9:00 a.m. to noon, while the second session will run from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. each day from September 8 through 10. Both sessions are open to the public and free of charge. Rookie Camp Roster
Forwards: Josh Beaulieu, Rob Bellamy, Matt Clackson, Ryan Dingle, Jon Kalinski
, Garrett Klotz, David Labrecque, David Laliberte, Patrick Maroon, Jon Matsumoto, Andreas Nodl, Zac Rinaldo
, Mike Thomas (try-out), Tomas Sinisalo (try-out), James van Riemsdyk
, Eric Wellwood
Defensemen: Oskars Bartulis, Marc-Andre Bourdon, Tyler Hostetter
(try-out), Joonas Lehtivuori, Kevin Marshall, Mike Ratchuk, David Slaone, Brennan Yadlowsk (try-out).
Goaltenders: Jacob Deserres, Jeremy Duchesne, Adam Morrison
, Nic Riopel, Michael Teslak.