News | 2/16/2012 2:00:18 PM | ROCHESTER AMERICANS
The Rochester Americans will host two divisional games this weekend, beginning Friday, Feb. 17 when they face off with the Lake Erie Monsters at 7:35 p.m. at The Blue Cross Arena. On Sunday, Feb. 19, the Amerks welcome the Hamilton Bulldogs for a 5:05 p.m. contest.
American Hockey League Hall of Famer Joe Crozier, who won three Calder Cups as Head Coach of the Amerks, will be on hand to sign autographs prior to Friday’s game in the latest installment of the Seneca Casinos Legends Night series. Friday’s pre-game festivities also include an Amerks Happy Hour from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Upper Atrium Bar, where fans ages 21 and over can enjoy Molson and Coors Light drafts for just $2. In addition, any fan that presents a Seneca Casinos Players Card at The Blue Cross Arena Box Office can purchase a ticket to the game for just $10. College students with a valid school ID can purchase a ticket at the Box Office for just $10.
For Sunday’s game versus Hamilton, the Amerks are offering a free ticket to all area youth and high school hockey players who are registered with USA Hockey as part of USA Hockey’s “Hockey Weekend Across America” initiative, which runs from Feb. 17-19 and is designed to celebrate the game of hockey and all involved in the sport while also providing opportunities for those who haven't played hockey to try it, resulting ultimately in more people playing the game at all levels.
Family members of USA Hockey registrants will be able to purchase additional tickets to the Feb. 19 Amerks-Bulldogs game for just $10. To take advantage of the offer, visit www.amerks.com/promo.asp or call 1-855-GO-AMERKS.
Following Sunday’s 5:05 p.m. game, fans are invited to join players and coaches for an Amerks Postgame Party at The Distillery located at 300 Paddy Creek Circle in Greece. The team will be in attendance to meet fans and sign autographs while The Distillery offers great food and drink specials.
For more information or to purchase tickets to an Amerks game, visit www.amerks.com or call 1-855-GO-AMERKS.