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07/30/2009 11:00 AM

Article By: Mike Peck

Rockford to take on Peoria in the preseason

Rockford, Ill.- Chicago Blackhawks General Manager of Minor League Affiliations Mark Bernard announced on Thursday the exhibition schedule for the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.

Rockford will take on the Peoria Rivermen in a home-and-home exhibition slate during the 2009 preseason.  Rockford and Peoria will open the two-game set on Friday, Sept. 25 at Peoria’s Carver Arena at 7:05 p.m.

The IceHogs and Rivermen will then conclude the exhibition schedule at the Rockford MetroCentre on Saturday, Sept. 26 at 7:05 p.m.  Tickets for the IceHogs-Rivermen preseason contest will go on sale on Monday, August 3 at 9 a.m. 

Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for kids 14-and-under. Tickets for the IceHogs-Rivermen preseason game at the MetroCentre can be purchased at the MetroCentre Box Office, by calling (815) 968-5222 or on the Web at

Season Ticket Are On Sale:  Find a 2009-10 ticket package that works for you, call (815) 847-6399 to speak with an IceHogs season ticket representative.  Packages range from five game packages up to full season Arena Club season tickets.