Rangers announce 2022 preseason schedule

Kitchener, Ont. – The Kitchener Rangers, in conjunction with the Ontario Hockey League, announced the club’s 2022 Preseason Schedule Tuesday.

The Rangers will play six exhibition games before the 2022-23 regular season, which includes three home games in Kitchener.

The Rangers will open home preseason-play hosting the Niagara IceDogs Sunday, Sep. 4, followed by the Barrie Colts Friday, Sep. 9 and the Mississauga Steelheads Saturday, Sep. 24, all at the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Complex.

New this season, Kitchener will play the Guelph Storm in a neutral-site game for the Labour Day holiday. The Rangers and Storm will face-off in Ayr, Ont., at the North Dumfries Community Complex, home of the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League’s (GOJHL) Ayr Centennials.

The Blueshirts will play two other road exhibition games when the club faces the Barrie Colts at Sadlon Arena on Saturday, Sep. 10 and the Mississauga Steelheads at the Alder Recreation Centre in Orangeville on Sunday, Sep. 25.

Kitchener Rangers 2022 Preseason Schedule
Date Away Home Time Notes
Sep. 4 Niagara Kitchener 2:00pm Fan Fest – Kitchener Memorial Auditorium
Sep. 5 Kitchener Guelph 2:00pm Ayr, ON: North Dumfries Community Complex
Sep. 9 Barrie Kitchener 7:30pm Kitchener Memorial Auditorium
Sep. 10 Kitchener Barrie 7:30pm
Sep. 24 Mississauga Kitchener 4:00pm Kitchener Memorial Auditorium
Sep. 25 Kitchener Mississauga 2:00pm Orangeville, ON: Alder Recreation Centre


The Rangers will open the 2022-23 regular season on home-ice against the Sarnia Sting on Friday, Sep. 30 at the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Complex.

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The Kitchener Rangers drop the puck on the 60th anniversary season beginning September 30th at The Kitchener Memorial Auditorium. Season memberships for the Kitchener Rangers 2022-23 campaign are on sale now and can be purchased at or by contacting the Kitchener Rangers Ticketing Department by phone at (519) 576-3700 or by email at

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