Mid Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates, PLLC (MEMA) Congratulates American Hockey League Champions, Charlotte Checkers on Winning their first Calder Cup.


For the first time in franchise history, the Charlotte Checkers are champions of the American Hockey League defeating the Chicago Wolves in 5 games to capture their first Calder Cup in the team’s nine-year history with the AHL.


Since the 2006 Season, MEMA along with Novant Health has partnered with the Charlotte Checkers to provide emergency physician coverage for the team at  Checkers home games. “We are thrilled to be one of the many pieces that it takes to build a champion.” MEMA President and CEO, Tim Lietz says.


The seventh championship in Charlotte’s hockey history, the team also won the Eastern Hockey League titles in 1957, 1971, and 1972, Southern Hockey League championships in 1975 and 1976 and The ECHL’s Kelly Cup in 1996.