Veterans and MSP come together in GR for hockey game

Posted at 2:30 AM, May 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-06 02:31:26-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — For the first time ever, the Michigan Warriors Hockey Program is in town Saturday for it’s ‘Michigan Warrior Day’.

The event allows wounded or injured veterans to play hockey while raising awareness for the organization.

It’s happening Saturday at 11:30 a.m. at the Patterson Ice Center, 2550 Patterson Ave SE.

At 3:30 p.m., Michigan State Police’s hockey team will battle the Michigan Warriors Team.

Proceeds from the event will go towards Autism Support of Kent County before their big walk for autism at John Ball Zoo Sunday.