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UMass To Hold Hockey East Skating Strides Game Saturday

UMass will hold its Hockey East Skating Strides game this Saturday.

UMass will hold its Hockey East Skating Strides game this Saturday.

Feb. 12, 2014

AMHERST, Mass. - UMass hockey will be participating in the Hockey East Skating Strides Against Breast Cancer program this Saturday, Feb. 15, when the squad will play host to #12 Northeastern at 7 p.m. in the Mullins Center. Those in attendance are encouraged to join the Minutemen in wearing pink to promote breast cancer awareness.

The Minutemen will don pink laces and tape on Saturday night, while over 150 pink t-shirts will be tossed to fans during intermissions. In addition, the UMass "Protect our Breasts" organization will be honored for their dedication to the cause during the first intermission and will be providing valuable information at a table on the concourse.

Entering its 8th season, the Hockey East Skating Strides program has raised nearly $230,000 for various breast cancer charities. Skating Strides has also given the student-athletes the opportunity to give back to the communities in which they study and play hockey.




    Event Calendar

    Tuesday, Feb 9
    vs American International 7:05 PM
    Friday, Feb 12
    vs Northeastern 8:30 PM gametracker
    Saturday, Feb 13
    at Northeastern 7:00 PM
    Friday, Feb 19
    at #8 UMass-Lowell 7:15 PM
    Friday, Feb 26
    vs #6 Providence 7:00 PM gametracker watch
    Saturday, Feb 27
    at #6 Providence 7:00 PM gametracker
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