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Lincoln Stars Team Up with American Cancer Society

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

The Lincoln Stars hockey team and the American Cancer Society are pleased to announce their partnership in “White Out Against Cancer Night” at the Ice Box on Friday, April 1, 2011. The Stars will host the Muskegon Lumberjacks in one of their final home games of the 2010 11 regular season.

The game will include the Stars’ annual “Jerseys Off Our Backs” jersey auction, with the Stars handing over their one of a kind, autographed and game worn jerseys to the winning bidders in a live auction immediately following the game.

As part of the event night, the Stars will bring back the popular “White Out” tradition, where fans are asked to wear white to the game on April 1st. wholesale nfl jerseys from china Commemorative “White Out Against Cancer” t shirts will be available for purchase at Face Off Sports beginning March 18th. T shirts will be $8 each, and quantities will be limited.

“The American Cancer Society is extremely excited to partner with the Lincoln Stars for ‘White Out Against Cancer Night,” commented Mike Lefler, Director of Communications for the American Cancer Society. “The Stars organization has shown a true commitment to being a leader in the community in the fight against cancer. Through events like this, they are helping to make a difference by spreading awareness and raising funds right here in Lincoln.”

A friendly competition among Lincoln Stars players will also add to the fundraising efforts. From now through April 1, fans can donate money for the player(s) they would most like to see get their head “buzzed”. The player with the most donations will be declared the “winner” and will receive their special haircut at the conclusion of the jersey auction.