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Former Pride Coach to Attend Cyclones Games

February 16, 2006 - Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) - Twin City Cyclones News Release

Former Pee Dee Pride Head Coach & General Manager Jack Capuano will be in attendance this week at the Pee Dee Cyclones home games at the Florence Civic Center. The Cyclones play both Thursday & Friday night @ 7:35PM.

Jack Capuano is back in the Pee Dee while the NHL is on its "Olympic Break". Mr. Capuano is currently an Assistant Coach for the NHL's New York Islanders. The Rhode Island native was associated with the Pee Dee Pride from the 1997-98 season through last year's final Pride season in the ECHL. In 1998-99, Capuano coached Pee Dee to a regular season record of 51-15-4 and took the Pride to the ECHL finals.

This weekend's games: Thursday, February 16th vs. Fayetteville FireAntz (7:35PM @ Florence Civic Center). The eleventh meeting of the year with the Fire Antz in the "Press Box I-95 Challenge Cup" series. Pee Dee defeated Fayetteville last Saturday night 6-3 led by a hat trick from Geoff Rollins. Promotion: "Student & Military Night". Anyone showing either a valid student or military I.D. can purchase a ticket for only $5.00 and the Cyclones have instituted a $5.00 General Admission ticket for Thursday night games also. Also: "Thirsty Thursday" with $2.00 draft beer and $1.00 soft drink specials.

Friday, February 17th vs. Florida Seals (7:35PM @ Florence Civic Center). The sixth meeting of the year vs. the Kissimmee, Florida based Seals. The season series currently stands at 2wins-2 losses-1 overtime loss. Promotion: "Church Night" with a post-game concert featuring contemporary Christian group Room 2.22. Also: Friday's game features our $7.00 weekend General Admission ticket.

Cyclones Tickets Notes: * Cyclones season tickets are still on sale at the Pee Dee Cyclones office located inside the Florence Civic Center on the lower level of the building. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30AM to 5PM.

* Cyclones group tickets are on sale for every Cyclones home game at the Florence Civic Center. Please call 843-432-1234 for additional information.

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