Portland, Ore. – The Portland Winterhawks, proud member club of the Western Hockey League, announced today that they have signed defenseman Marek Alscher to a WHL Standard Player Agreement for the 2021-22 season.
The Kladno, Czech Republic native put together a strong season with the Pelicans U18 team in Finland last season, totaling 14 points in 27 games, and was subsequently selected by the Winterhawks in the first round (#26 overall) of the 2021 CHL Import Draft. Alscher adds a pro-ready frame of 6-foot-3, 198 pounds to Portland’s defensive corp and he is an eligible prospect for the 2022 NHL Draft.
Alscher recently played for Czech Republic at the 2021 Hlinka Gretzky Cup and he recorded one assist in four tournament games. The left-handed defenseman will be in Portland in time for the 2021 Neely Cup.
The Portland Winterhawks begin their 46th season of play on October 1 and will host Seattle on October 2 for the team’s home opener.
Season Ticket Memberships, 20-Game Plans and Flex Plans are now on sale for the 2021-22 season. Season Ticket Memberships are the best way to never miss a second of the action, including the same great seat to all 34 Winterhawks games at Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
Can’t commit to all 34 home games? 20-Game Plans are the way to go, guaranteeing 20 thrilling evenings at Veterans Memorial Coliseum. To learn more about all available ticketing options, visit Winterhawks.com.
The all-new Flex Packs provide even more flexibility, giving you ten ticket vouchers to use any way you want at any regular season game. Ten tickets to one game? Two tickets to five games? Five tickets to two games? Doesn’t matter, any way you want.