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HOGS FACE WOLVES FRIDAY, WELCOME ALEX MERAZ SATURDAY

12/17/2009 2:31 PM - Rockford, Ill.- The Rockford IceHogs are set to drop the puck with two division rivals this weekend.

The Hogs welcome the Chicago Wolves into the Rockford MetroCentre for a 7:05 p.m. puck drop on Friday.  The first 2,500 fans into the building will pick up a Christmas stocking from the Rockford Park District and WXRX.

Then on Saturday, the Hogs take on the San Antonio Rampage at 7:05 p.m.  U.S. Cellular, FOX 39 and 97ZOK present Alex Meraz, who plays "Paul" in the blockbuster movie The Twilight Saga: New Moon.  Alex will be on hand to sign autographs and meet with fans from 6 p.m. to the end of the second period.  10x8 posters of Alex will be distributed by the IceHogs and U.S. Cellular free of charge.

For tickets to either game, call (815) 968-5222, visit metrocentre.com or stop by the MetroCentre Box Office or Hog Headquarters at CherryVale Mall.

Next Home Game: Friday, Dec. 18 vs. Chicago Wolves: The game starts at 7:05 p.m. Rockford takes on rivals Chicago at the Rockford MetroCentre for the final time in more than three months.  The first 2,500 fans will pick up a Christmas Stocking courtesy of the Rockford Park District and WXRX.