ROCKFORD, Ill. – The Rockford IceHogs announced that four specialized jerseys from Saturday’s court-jester themed Jersey Auction Night (presented by Insurance King) will be available for online bidding beginning tonight, April 4, at 8 p.m.
The court-jester theme jerseys feature Hammy in motley, a court-jester theme associated with the spirit of April Fools' Day. The specialty sweaters are checkered with the Hogs’ colors of red and black, and have one red and one black sleeve.
The online auction can be accessed via the IceHogs’ eBay Store and include:
(NOTE: Auction links included below will become live when bidding opens at 8 p.m.)
- Game-issued jersey of Vinnie Hinostroza (#23)
- Game-worn jersey of Martin Lundberg (#25)
- Game-issued jersey of Nick Schmaltz (#18)
- Blank, customizable IceHogs court-jester jersey
Each jersey will include a certificate of authenticity. Auctions will conclude next Tuesday, April 11, at 8 p.m. Please note the customizable jersey cannot include the name and number of a current IceHogs player.
Funds from the online auction will then be totaled along with the money raised during last Saturday’s live jersey auction (more than $50,000), with a portion of proceeds benefitting Special Olympics – Illinois.
For additional information, including in-person payment options at the BMO Harris Bank Center, contact the IceHogs front office at (815) 986-6465.
Next Home Game: Wednesday, April 12 vs. Milwaukee Admirals at 7 p.m. The IceHogs host the Admirals in for the 10th and final Winning Weekday game, presented by Fas Fuel. Wednesday is also a WXRX Dollar Day where fans can take advantage of $2 beers, soft drinks, hot dogs and companion tickets.