The South Muskoka Shield is preparing for the upcoming season. The team recently got started with dry-land training and will switch to on-ice training on Monday. This year players are joining the team from Europe, Mexico, Canada and of course Muskoka. The first game is Sept 14th with an away game against the Niagara Whalers in Port Colbourne. Then on September 26th the home season opener will be held at the Gravenhurst arena at 8pm.