RiverKings Go "Pink" for Pink in the Rink

By: David Schmoll

February 13, 2014

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. – The Mississippi RiverKings are going pink.

In conjunction with Pink Heals Memphis and Wings Cancer Foundation, the Mississippi RiverKings will host their annual Pink in the Rink game next Friday, night, February 21, as they take on the Huntsville Havoc at 7:05 p.m.

The RiverKings will wear special “Pink” jerseys during the game that will be auctioned off immediately after the game to the highest bidder. The money raised will benefit the Maddox Sports Donor Advised Fund at the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi that supports the RiverKings’ philanthropic causes.

During the game, fans can enter raffles to win the chance to shave the head of one of their favorite RiverKing. Defensemen Mike Grace and Matt Smyth along with forwards Devin Mantha, Sean Jones and Tyler Sheldrake will shave their heads for cancer awareness with the proceeds benefitting Pink Heals Memphis.

For more information on Pink in the Rink and how to benefit Pink Heals and Wings Cancer Foundation through ticket sales, contact the RiverKings at 662-342-1755. Fundraising tickets start at $16 and up to $10 benefits Pink Heals Memphis.

Single-game tickets start at $5 and are available online at ticketmaster.com. For groups of 15 or more, contact the RiverKings front office for special discounted ticket prices.

About the Mississippi RiverKings
The Mississippi RiverKings are supported by their community partners, season ticket holders, fans, and by program-related investments of the Maddox Foundation, an independent private foundation based in Hernando, Miss. To find out more about the RiverKings, call 662-342-1755 or visit www.riverkings.com.

Photo Credit: John Coffin

The RiverKings will raffle off the opportunity to shave the head of one of their favorite players for breast cancer awareness on Friday, February 21.

Posted by David Schmoll at 11:26 AM


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