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Today in the Fort Wayne News Sentinel Blake Sebring has a great feature on a pair of UMass alums, former UMass hockey forward P.J. Fenton and his wife, former UMass women's basketball guard Stefanie Gerardot.

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Rochester Americans PJ Fenton, Mike Kostka, and Triston Grant will be out and about this week in the Rochester community. Fenton and Kostka will be visiting local libraries to read and teach the importance of education to youthful hockey fans and their parents. Grant will be attending a youth practice to skate and run drills with the Mite team tonight at the Webster Ice Arena (865 Publishers Parkway) at 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Fenton will be reading at the Parma Public Library (7 West Avenue) tonight at 6:30 p.m. to read the book, "Z is for Zamboni". Kostka will be at the East Irondequoit Public Library  (2180 East Ridge Rd) tomorrow at 4:00 p.m.

The "Reading Power Play" allows fans to meet players and The Moose, while also learning about hockey and the importance of reading. The program also rewards kids for reading and selects two grand-prize winners that will win dinner, suite tickets and the opportunity to participate in the ceremonial puck drop prior to Rochester's home game on Sunday, February 13th against the Grand Rapids Griffins.

The second half of "Reading Power Play" enters kids into a grand-prize drawing. Using a hat trick as a thematic vehicle, youth participants fill out a form for every three books they read, which then qualifies them for an entry into the grand prize drawing.