Rockford, Ill.-The American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs announced the team’s 2012 preseason schedule on Wednesday. The IceHogs preseason slate features three exhibition contests, including a home game at the BMO Harris Bank Center on Thursday, Oct. 4 against the Milwaukee Admirals at 7:05 p.m.
The Rockford Register Star is offering free tickets for the IceHogs lone home preseason game on Oct. 4. Beginning Friday, Sept. 28 and running through Oct. 4, fans can clip and redeem a coupon from the Register Star for four free tickets to the IceHogs-Admirals preseason game. The coupon will also be available online through rrstar.com.
Tickets must be redeemed at the BMO Harris Bank Center Box Office which is open noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The tickets may also be redeemed on the day of the IceHogs preseason game against Milwaukee while seats are available.
Rockford’s first exhibition game is set for Wednesday, Oct. 3 against the Chicago Wolves at the West Meadows Ice Arena in Rolling Meadows at 7 p.m. The team will then conclude its preseason schedule on Saturday, Oct. 6 against the Peoria Rivermen at Carver Arena at 7:05 p.m.
The IceHogs will release their entire training camp schedule at a later date.
Season Tickets Still On Sale: Season ticket packages for the IceHogs 14th season of professional hockey in Rockford, including sixth as the AHL affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks, are now on sale. Call (815) 847-6399 to reserve your seats or visit icehogs.com for more information.