Sea Wolves To Bring In Wrestling Superstar

Mississippi Sea Wolves

January 18, 2005 - ECHL (ECHL) - Mississippi Sea Wolves

News Release

BILOXI, Miss. – Mississippi Sea Wolves Professional Hockey announced today that World Wrestling Entertainment Superstar “The Heartbreak Kid” Shawn Michaels will be in attendance on Sunday, February 13 as the Sea Wolves host the South Carolina Stingrays at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum.

Michaels will meet and greet fans from 2-5 p.m. The doors open at 2 p.m., with the game starting at 3 p.m.

”It’s the first time in team history that we’ve brought in a celebrity of Shawn Michaels magnitude,” said Sea Wolves general manager Bob Woods. “We’re expecting a great turnout. I encourage all fans to purchase their tickets in advance to avoid long lines.”

VIP Packages are available, which allows each fan to be among the first to meet Shawn Michaels. A VIP Package includes one platinum ticket along with a lanyard for the game, plus one 8x10 color photograph with a guaranteed autograph from Shawn Michaels for $50. Call the Sea Wolves hockey office at (228) 275-WOLF to reserve today.

The game was originally scheduled for Saturday, February 12 but moved due to a scheduling conflict.

The Sea Wolves next game is at 7:35 p.m. on Friday against the Augusta Lynx at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum. Promotions include Military 2-for-1, sponsored by Keesler Federal Credit Union, which offers all military personnel, active or retired, two tickets for the price of one by showing military identification at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum box office. It’s also Cellular South / WXXV Fox 25 Honor Roll Night, which gives each child in Hancock, Harrison, Jackson and Stone Counties a free coupon for making Honor Roll.

Watch the live web telecast for $6, courtesy of B2 Networks, online at Listen live on flagship radio station WGCM-AM 1240, or online at, courtesy of Teamline.

Individual tickets for home games can be purchased at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum box office, all Ticketmaster locations, by calling (228) 385-2600 and online at

Flex packs, discounted groups tickets, birthday packages and fundraiser opportunities are available by calling (228) 275-WOLF or online at

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