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08/08/2011 9:05 AM

Article By: Mike Peck

Hogs to play three exhibition games in 2011

Rockford, Ill.- The Rockford IceHogs, proud members of the American Hockey League and primary affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Chicago Blackhawks announced their 2011 preseason schedule on Monday.

The exhibition slate will feature three contests, including two at the Rockford MetroCentre and one on the road. Rockford’s first preseason game is set for Wednesday, Sept. 28 against the Chicago Wolves at 7:05 p.m. at the MetroCentre.

After a trip to Milwaukee to face off against the Admirals at the Kern Center on the campus of Milwaukee School of Engineering on Friday, Sept. 30 at 7 p.m., the IceHogs will complete their preseason schedule at home on Saturday, Oct. 1 against the Peoria Rivermen at 7:05 p.m.

Ticket information will be announced at a later date for Rockford’s two home preseason games.  Tickets for Rockford’s game in Milwaukee can be purchased by calling (414) 227-0550 and are $10. For more information regarding the IceHogs preseason home games, call (815) 986-6465 or visit

Rockford’s entire training camp schedule will be announced at a later date.

Date Opponent Location Time
9/28/11 vs. Chicago MetroCentre 7:05 p.m.
9/30/11 at Milwaukee Kern Center 7 p.m.
10/1/11 vs. Peoria MetroCentre 7:05 p.m.

Season Tickets On Sale For 2011-12: It'll be a long summer without IceHogs hockey and season ticket packages for the 2011-12 season are now on sale. To find a ticket package that quenches your hockey thirst, call (815) 847-6399. Don’t forget to follow the IceHogs on Twitter (@goicehogs) and Facebook. Also, Opening Night is slated for Saturday, Oct. 8. call (815) 847-6399 to book your group of 15 or more.