This is a great event for a great cause. We encourage you to attend. If you can’t attend, we encourage you to make a donation however large or small.
PUT CANCER ON ICE to hold Fourth Dave Fay Charity Hockey Game and Silent Auction
July 2011- Washington , DC — Put Cancer On Ice™ (PCOI) will hold the Dave Fay Memorial Hockey game Saturday July 23, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington , Virginia . Sponsored in part by http://www.thebumperboards.com and The Front Page restaurant, the game will pair members of the professional hockey community, Yvon Labre, Gord Lane, Ken Sabourin, Paul Mulvey, Gary Rissling and Alan Hangsleben, will join players from across Maryland and Virginia as they compete for annual bragging rights and Lord Brown’s Boot in the charity hockey game. The first period will feature an in-goal duel between celebrity guest goalies, The Ice Queen, Miss Virginia Tara Wheeler and Iceman, Steve Kolbe, Capitals radio play announcer.
In conjunction with the game, PCOI will again hold a silent auction for authentic, signed hockey collectibles including a 2011 Team Stall All Star jersey signed by every player of both All Star teams, a signed Alexander Ovechkin Winter Classic jersey, Mike Green Signed All Star puck, as well as a variety of items from the Hershey Bears and teams across the NHL thanks to the support of Hockey Fights Cancer.
“We have received amazing support from the Capitals organization, Hockey Fights Cancer and the entire community,” declared Rob Keaton, PCOI co-chair. ”The players are thrilled to take the ice alongside some of the Caps greats and look forward to hearing their names called by Caps game announcer, Wes Johnson who will be on hand to call the game.”
“What started out a few years ago as a casual, monthly pickup hockey game among Caps fans has developed into a charity that we all are excited to be a part of,” explains PCOI co-chair, Gavin Toner. “We are honored and excited to hold this event in recognition of Dave Fay. His support of our sport and unbiased, reliable reporting of the Washington Capitals made him a favorite of players and fans alike. Dave’s untimely passing from cancer was a loss for so many and we are pleased to again donate all proceeds from this event to Hockey Fights Cancer.”
There is no admission fee to watch the game, but donations are always appreciated.
For a list of auction items and event information, visit their Facebook page at “Dave Fay Memorial”
Tiffany D. Keaton
Put Cancer On Ice
FB: “Dave Fay Memorial”