Year-End Showdown: Rapids Ready for Redemption Against Mustangs

As the year draws to a close, the Paugan Falls Rapids are set to face off against the South Stormont Mustangs in a highly anticipated rematch on December 30, 2023, at 7:00pm at the Gatineau Valley Arena. The Rapids are eager for redemption after a 7-3 defeat in their last encounter, contrasting with a preseason victory over the Mustangs. This game promises to be an explosive clash of wills and skills.

A Battle of Offensive Titans

The Mustangs come into the game boasting one of the most formidable offensive lineups in the league, with Isaac Barr, Chris Newhook, and Thomas Vezina leading their charge. The Rapids counter with their own red-hot duo, Sam McLaughlin and Carter Peck, who are fresh off a multi-goal performances that propelled the Rapids to a victory over the Rivermen last week.

Exciting Promotions and Community Engagement

Fans attending the game will not only witness a gripping contest but also have the chance to participate in a draw for Ottawa Senators tickets, with the lucky winner announced at the beginning of the second period. It's an added thrill to what is already set to be an electrifying hockey night.

Tickets and Special Offers

Tickets are accessible to all, priced at $10 and available at the door, while children 12 and under can join the excitement for free. It's the perfect opportunity for families to enjoy an evening of high-stakes hockey together.

A Game Not to Be Missed

The Rapids management is bracing for what could be the most thrilling game of the year. With the holiday season bringing new and familiar faces back to town, the atmosphere is expected to be vibrant and lively, contributing to an unforgettable game day experience. 

Game Sponsorship

This game will be sponsored by D&M Tilt N' Load and Roger Johnson Garage.

Opening Ceremonies

Adding to the game's festivities, Greg McLaughlin will deliver what's sure to be a rousing rendition of the national anthem, while Amber and Wyatt Stevenson will have the honor of being the flag bearers for the evening.

Join Us for the Action

Whether you're a die-hard Rapids supporter or a sports enthusiast looking for a dose of excitement, the Gatineau Valley Arena is the place to be on December 30th. Join us as the Rapids seek to close out the year with a victory, and let's fill the stands with cheers for our hometown heroes.