What an opportunity to meet two former standout Tri-City Americans! (Image courtesy Tri-City Americans).

Ben Kilgour, who played in 265 games for Tri-City between 1999 and 2003, scoring 91 goals and 233 points will be coming to the Toyota Center March 17th as the Americans take on Spokane, as part of a special meet and greet event between 5-6pm before the game.

Also coming will be Canadian Olympic goaltender Shannon Szabados, who's backstopped her team in the 2010, 2014 and 2018 Olympics, winning two gold and one silver medals. She was, and still is, the only female to appear in a WHL game, she did so with the Americans in 2002.

To get your special ticket to the event, stop by the Americans office this coming week between 9am and 5pm downstairs in the Toyota Center. For more details on this big event, click here.

In addition, make sure you come to the game, there will be other opportunities to meet the two throughout the evening at Toyota Center as the Americans take on Spokane.