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3rd Annual Hockey 4 Hope Alumni Game
Group shot of last year’s alumni participants (Photo by M. Richter)
The third annual Hockey 4 Hope alumni game will take place on March 9, 2013 at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. This year, the Caps alumni will play the USA Warriors, the U.S. Secret Service hockey team, and the Virginia Coaching Cardinals.
The Hockey 4 Hope alumni game is a fundraiser to fight the late effects of childhood cancer and to help fight multiple sclerosis. Participants include Yvon Labre, Alan May, Sylvain Cote, Gordie Lane, Gary Rissling, Alan Hangsleben, Blair Stewart, Errol Rausse, Mark Heaslip, Paul Mulvey and Nelson Burton.
The game is from 2–5 p.m. and the recommended donation is $15. Capitals Outsider had the pleasure to cover this event each of the past two years when it was held in Laurel. Check out our coverage from 2012 and 2011.
Read more about Hockey 4 hope at hockey4hope.org.