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RoughRiders to Sign Autographs at Lindale Mall Tomorrow Evening

December 8, 2003 - United States Hockey League (USHL) - Cedar Rapids RoughRiders News Release

Cedar Rapids, Iowa- The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders will appear at the Lindale Mall for an autograph session tomorrow evening.

The entire team will sign autographs at the mall food court from 6:30 to 7:30PM. Ricochet, the RoughRiders’ mascot, will also be on hand for tomorrow night’s appearance.

“This is a great chance for our fans to combine their holiday shopping with an opportunity to come out and meet our players,” said RoughRiders director of sales and marketing Walt Edwards. “We’re always happy when we’re able get involved in the community, especially during the holiday season.”

Tomorrow’s autograph session is just one of a number of community endeavors the RoughRiders are taking part in during the holidays. RoughRiders players will act as Salvation Army bell ringers at locations around Cedar Rapids this Wednesday evening and again next Monday. At their game last Saturday night, the RoughRiders collected over 400 teddy bears through the team’s Toys For Tots Teddy Bear Toss promotion.

The league-leading RoughRiders (17-6-1) return to action on the ice with three games in three nights this weekend. The Riders will host the River City Lancers Friday night at 7:05, visit the Danville Wings Saturday and return home to take on the Chicago Steel Sunday evening at 6:05.

Tickets for this weekend’s games- and all of the RoughRiders’ remaining regular season home dates- are now on sale at the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena ticket office. Tickets can be purchased over the phone at (319) 261-4625 or in person at the ice arena. The ticket office is open from noon to 5:00PM on weekdays and from noon through the end of the second period on game days. Ticket prices range from $8.00 to $17.00 including a 50-cent facility fee.

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