The Tri-City Americans will open main camp Friday with fitness testing.
Led by defenseman and captain Justin Hamonic, the Americans are preparing for their 27th season in the Western Hockey League.
Saturday, the players will have power skating sessions at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. at Toyota Center.
Sunday, there will be a goaltender session at 1 p.m., followed by a power skating session for forwards at 2 p.m. and defensemen at 3 p.m.
Monday, the players break into two teams — Blue and White — for practice sessions at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., with a goalie session at 12:30 p.m. There will be a Blue-White scrimmage at 7 p.m.
Tuesday’s schedule will be the same as Monday, as is Wednesday’s, minus the goalie session.
The Americans will have a morning practice Aug. 28 at 10 a.m. before departing for Everett. Tri-City will play Aug. 29-31 at the Everett Preseason Tournament at Comcast Arena.
Tri-City will play at 11:30 a.m. each day, starting with Seattle on Aug. 29, and following with Portland and Victoria.
The Americans will have three goalies in camp, led by Eric Comrie, who finished a with a 2.57 goals against average and a .924 save percentage last season. There also will be 12 defensemen and 30 forwards, including last year’s leading scorer Brian Williams (36 goals, 20 assists).
Tri-City Americans Main Camp Roster
Eric Comrie, Edmonton, Alberta; Evan Sarthou, Black Diamond; Nicholas Sanders, Calgary, Alberta.
Jake Calverley, Nanaimo, British Columbia; Brandon Carlo, Colorado Springs, Colo., Dylan Coghlan, Nanaimo, British Columbia; Jordan Davies, Sherwood Park, Alberta; Mark Drohan, Calgary, Alberta; Tyler Fraser, Surrey, British Columbia; Justin Hamonic, Winnipeg, Maniotba; Riley Hillis, Arvada, Colo.; Brendan O’Reilly, Southlake, Texas; Kurtis Rutledge, Calgary, Alberta; Josh Thrower, North Vancouver, British Columbia; Parker Wotherspoon, Surrey, British Columbia.
Zack Andrusiak, Armstrong, British Columbia; Parker AuCoin, St. Albert, Alberta; Parker Bowles, Kelowna, British Columbia; Ty Comrie, Edmonton, Alberta; Mendell Dubuisson, Glendale, Ariz.; Morgan Geekie, Strathclair, Manitoba; Justin Gutierrez, Anchorage, AK; Steven Hodges, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories; Maxwell James, Kamloops, British Columbia; Semyon Krasheninnikov, Ufa, Russia; Jacob Loman, Richland; Vladislav Lukin, Ufa, Russia; Justin Marreck, West Kelowna, British Columbia; Devon McAndrews, Edmonton, Alberta; Beau McCue, Colorado Springs, Colo.; Jake Mykitiuk, Edmonton, Alberta; Lucas Nickles, Salmon Arm, British Columbia; Kyle Olson, Calgary, Alberta; Austyn Playfair, Scottsdale, Ariz.; Jackson Playfair, Scottsdale, Ariz.; Braden Purtill, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Michael Rasmussen, Surrey, British Columbia; Chase Reddin, Corona del Mar, Calif.; Jordan Roy, Kimberley, British Columbia; Rodney Southam, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Jordan Topping, Salt Springs Island, British Columbia; Taylor Vickerman, Kennewick; Nick White, Lake Cowichan, British Columbia; Brian Williams, Claremont, Calif.; Nolan Yaremko, Spirit River, Alberta.