Press Release, August 20, 2010
BEARS ANNOUNCE 2010 PRESEASON SCHEDULE
PAIR OF GAMES WITH WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON AND SINGLE GAME WITH BRIDGEPORT SOUND TIGERS COMPRISE EXHIBITION SLATE
HERSHEY – The 2010 Calder Cup Champion HERSHEY BEARS announced today the team's 2010-11 preseason schedule. The announcement was made today by BEARS President/GM Doug Yingst.
The BEARS will open exhibition play on Friday, October 1 with a game at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton against the Penguins. Faceoff at Mohegan Sun Arena is slated for 7:05 p.m. The Pens will then visit Giant Center on Saturday, October 2 at 7:00 p.m. The 2010 preseason concludes for the Chocolate and White with a game against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers at Giant Center on Sunday, October 3. Puck drop will be at 5:00 p.m.
Tickets for the October 2nd and 3rd games go on sale at the Hersheypark Stadium box office on Friday, September 10 at 10:00 a.m. Call the Giant Center box office for more information at (717) 534-3911. Tickets for the 2010-11 preseason are $10, and parking is free of charge.
The BEARS will begin play in October, looking to win a third straight Calder Cup championship. The full American Hockey League schedule is expected to be released next week. Be part of the largest fan base in the American Hockey League while catching all the excitement of Hershey Bears Hockey. Season Ticket Packages start at $150.00 and include great benefits, big discounts along with guaranteed tickets for the 2011 AHL All –Star Classic and first right of refusal for the 2011 Calder Cup Playoffs. Reserve your seats today by calling (717) 508-BEAR.
**Regular Season Schedule to be released August 25, 2010