Honorary Captain

The Amerks have partnered with UR Medicine’s Golisano’s Children Hospital for the Honorary Captain Program for another season, where one child who has spent significant time in the hospital is nominated and selected for an all access VIP experience.

Emmy Valentino – 11.29.19

Everyone meet Emmy Valentino a bubbly and confident 12-year-old girl that at a young age began to defy all the odds that were stacked against her and is this season’s first honorary captain thanks to UR Medicine Golisano Children’s Hospital.

Jake Almeida – 12.6.19

Amerks fans it’s time for you all to meet this vibrant and wacky six-year-old boy, Jake Almieda. Jake was born with a cleft lip and cleft palate, overcoming many obstacles up until this point in time helping build his proud and confident personality which in turn made him the perfect fit in the Amerks locker room as their honorary captain.