October 18, 2017

Fayetteville, N.C-  Head Coach Nick Mazzolini and Director of Hockey Operations, Ryan Cruthers announced the opening night roster for the Fayetteville Marksmen, the team announced Wednesday.

This season’s team features six returners, including fan-favorite Brad Drobot, as well as Jake Hauswirth, Chris Porter, Max Cook, Sean Robertson, and Brad Campagna.

The opening night roster consists of nine forwards, seven defensemen, and two goalies, and will also see the professional careers of three players start in Fayetteville with Shane Bennett, PJ Hefferin, and Ray Boudiette.

The Marksmen begin their inaugural season on Friday, October 20 in a tilt against the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs, before returning to Fayetteville for the Home Opener on October 27.  Tickets for that contest against the Huntsville Havoc are on sale now! Fans can purchase tickets at

Suite seats, suite eats. Fans can attend the seven-best games of the season in our Fox Hole Suite, and receive All-You-Can-Eat hotdogs, popcorn, chips, soda, and water! More information is available at:

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The Fayetteville Marksmen are owned and operated by Union Pro Hockey Group and play their home games at Crown Coliseum. The Marksmen are a committed community asset, designed to provide premium entertainment to families and individuals in Cumberland County and surrounding areas.