October 12, 2017 - United States Hockey League (USHL) - Dubuque Fighting Saints
DUBUQUE, Iowa - The Dubuque Fighting Saints have teamed up with the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium to present the River Museum Family 4 Pack. The fun starts now for families to experience the tremendous action at a Fighting Saints game, but on top of that, families can experience the best museum in the area, rich with history, interactive exhibits, and wildlife.
The Family 4 Pack includes four tickets to the game, four slices of Papa John's pizza, four small sodas, two unlimited Kwik Stop, Dairy Queen & Fazoli's Kids Zone bracelets, and new for this year, two vouchers good for children's admission to the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, starting at just $48. The upcoming dates for the Family 4 Pack include Saturday, November 25 against the Sioux City Musketeers, Saturday, January 13 against the Youngstown Phantoms, Saturday, February 24 against the Sioux Falls Stampede, and Friday, April 13 against the Green Bay Gamblers.
"We're excited about this natural partnership and the opportunities in creates for family entertainment and togetherness," said Wendy Scardino, the Director of Marketing & Communications at the River Museum. "This year's Family 4 Pack provides families a great opportunity to spend time together at two great locations."
"We couldn't be happier to partner with the River Museum to give families two opportunities for affordable family fun," said Katie Kenne, the Vice President of Business Operations for the Fighting Saints.
Information on the River Museum Family 4 Pack, and other great promotional dates are available at our website, DubuqueFightingSaints.com. Family 4 Packs are available for purchase until 5:00 p.m. on the game date, and can be bought in person, over the phone, or by using the promo code "family" online.
About the Dubuque Fighting Saints
The Fighting Saints returned to USHL play in the brand new Mystique Community Ice Center during the 2010-11 season, winning the Clark Cup in their first year back in the USHL. The Fighting Saints continued their success with a historic season in 2012 - 13, finishing with a franchise best 45 - 11â=80=908 record. The team claimed the Anderson Cup as the USHL's regular season champions for the first time in 30 years, and also earned the Clark Cup for second time in three seasons. In August 2013, the team took the Bronze Medal while representing the United States at the Junior Club World Cup in Omsk, Russia. The Fighting Saints have reached the Clark Cup Final three times in the past seven seasons, and has made it to the Clark Cup Playoffs for seven consecutive seasons. The club has produced a number of players that moved on to NCAA Division I hockey and have been drafted by NHL teams, including Zemgus Girgensons, Johnny Gaudreau, Mike Matheson and Matt Benning. The original Fighting Saints competed in the USHL for 21 seasons (1980-2001). The club won the Clark Cup as playoff champions on three occasions (1981, 1983, 1985) under head coach Jack Barzee. One of the most well-known alumni of the original Fighting Saints was Gary Suter, a 17â=80=90year NHL veteran, two-time Olympian, Stanley Cup champion, and member of the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame.
About Northern Lights Hockey, LLC
Northern Lights Hockey, LLC is the company that owns and operates the USHL franchise in Dubuque, Iowa. The owners of Northern Lights Hockey, LLC collectively provide an extensive background in both business and hockey, and represent interests on a national and local level. Philip Falcone, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of HC2 Holdings, Inc. and former part owner of the NHL's Minnesota Wild, is the company's principal owner. The ownership group also includes Peter Chiarelli, Edmonton Oilers President of Hockey Operations and General Manager, Mark Falcone, and Brad Kwong, Managing Partner of Northern Lights Hockey, LLC. Philip Falcone, Chiarelli and Kwong all played hockey together at Harvard University in the mid-1980s. The group also includes local Iowan partners Mark Falb and David S. Field, M.D. Falb currently serves as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Westmark Enterprises, Inc. and Kendall / Hunt Publishing Company. Dr. Field has practiced orthopedic surgery for over 30 years and has been the driving force behind hockey in Dubuque. Dr. Field also owned the Dubuque Thunderbirds, the USA Hockey Tier III team that competed in the Central States Hockey League through the 2009-10 season.
- Jordan Kuhns I Broadcasting/Media Relations Manager I Dubuque Fighting Saints 5-Time Clark Cup Champions