RiverKings to hold Pink in the Rink Feb. 7

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. – The Mississippi RiverKings are once again teaming with Wings Cancer Foundation and Pink Heals Memphis Mid-South in the fight against breast cancer for the annual "Pink in the Rink" game presented by ServiceMaster by Stratos and Sissy's Log Cabin benefiting Wings Cancer Foundation on Saturday, February 7, 2015. The RiverKings host the Pensacola Ice Flyers at 7:05 p.m. at the Landers Center. 

For every fan that purchases a ticket at the Box Office while wearing pink the RiverKings will donate $1 to Wings Cancer Foundation. They will also receive up to $10 of every fundraising ticket purchased for the game.

The RiverKings will wear special pink jerseys during the game and they will be auctioned off afterwards to benefit the RiverKings ReachOut Fund, which funds local non-profits.

A lucky fan could walk away with a $4,000, 1-carat diamond from Sissy's Log Cabin. The diamond raffle benefits the RiverKings ReachOut Fund. Raffle tickets purchased with a gold-level game ticket are available for $35. Fans must be present at the game in order to have a chance to win the diamond.

Additionally, fans will have the opportunity to shave the head of their favorite player following the jersey auction. Raffle tickets to win the chance to shave Mike Grace, Andrew Randazzo, Daniel Sobotka, Peter Di Salvo, Joe Holka and Sean Jones' heads will be available at the Fan Services table. The raffle will also benefit the ReachOut Fund. 

Wings Cancer Foundation provides physical, emotional and psychological support to anyone touched by cancer. Services provided free of charge and include but are not limited to; support groups, pastoral care, nutrition counseling, exercise, wigs, hats, breast prostheses and compression garments for women experiencing lymphedema. Wings Cancer Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose programs benefit cancer patients and their families here in the Mid South. For more information about Wings Cancer Foundation call 901.322.2984 or visit www.WingsCancerFoundation.org.

Single-game tickets can be purchased at riverkings.com/ticketmaster and groups of 15 or more get a discount, with group tickets starting at $8 per ticket, by calling the front office at 662-342-1755.

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.

Mississippi RiverKings players have their head shaved following last season's Pink in the Rink game. Seven players will participate again this Saturday, Feb. 7. © John Coffin

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