The Men O' War face an existing deadline of March 1st to secure the equivalency of 1,200 season tickets. Support from individual fans and companies in the community can be in the form of a season ticket, a partial season ticket or a company's willingness to have a group night at Rupp Arena. Ticket prices have been lowered and there is no money due until July 1st, but the pledges are needed by March 1st.
"This organization was constructed and launched last summer in 86 days, yet we were still able to sell the equivalency of 700 season tickets in that time period," said Woodburn. "I have had discussions with Rupp Arena and our majority owner, Michel Cadrin, with regard to a reasonable goal and deadline, and we have agreed in unison on the number of 1,200."
The Men O' War, the AA affiliate of the National Hockey League's Dallas Stars, are a first-year team in the East Coast Hockey League. The Men O' War have posted a record of 19-17-5, including a
"It's important for the community to recognize what professional hockey adds to the quality of life in
Lexington Men O' War hockey places 40 events in Rupp Arena every calendar year, and Provides an estimated economic impact of three million dollars to
For more information, fans and companies are encouraged to call (859) 455-9900 or view a "pledge sheet" on line at www.lexingtonmenowar.com
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