CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS – The Corpus Christi IceRays host their final home weekend of the 2016-17 season this Friday and Saturday from the American Bank Center when they host the Wichita Falls Wildcats on Pack The House Weekend.
The two-game home set begins on Friday, Apr. 7 with Alcohol & Drug Abuse Night, presented by The Council on Alcohol & Drug Abuse Coastal Bend, to help continue the conversation and education with local children on the dangers and safety around alcohol and drugs. Tride Rideshare Frosty Friday also makes its final appearance of the regular season with $1 beer and soda available throughout the night on Friday, and fans can receive $5 off their fare using promo code “icerays” on the Tride Passenger app.
Pack The House Night, presented by AmSpec, Associated General Contractors of America, Buckeye Partners, L.P., the Corpus Christi Caller-Times, Church’s Chicken, Harley Davidson, Laguna Wealth Services, Players Sports Bar, Sea Four Contracting, Stripes, and The Storage Place, returns on Saturday, Apr. 8 with many of the returning features from previous seasons. The IceRays will host a silent auction on the concourse through the second intermission as well as a 50/50 ticket raffle throughout the stands, and during the game the IceRays will feature many of the partners and beneficiaries the organization has supported throughout the season as a thanks for their work with the team. The specialty jerseys will be auctioned off to the public in the Eddie Jackson, New York Life Post-Game Jersey Auction in Section 112 & 113 of the arena.
Saturday is also Corpus Christi Caller-Times Family 4-Pack Night, meaning fans can purchase four tickets and receive vouchers for four hot dogs and four sodas for just $48 at the arena box office. Both games will feature an IceRays Post-Game Skate, presented by Braselton Homes. Tickets for both games on April 7 & 8 are available at the American Bank Center Box Office or online at Ticketmaster.com. For group rates and suite packages, call the IceRays Front Office at 361-814-PUCK.
The IceRays begin their final weekend against one of their toughest opponents, the Wichita Falls Wildcats. The Wildcats have taken the series, winning seven of their ten meetings, however the IceRays need just one point to clinch their best standings finish in junior franchise history and a meeting with the Shreveport Mudbugs in the first round of the Robertson Cup Playoffs. On Pack The House Weekend, the IceRays own a 7-4-1 record on Pack The House Weekend including wins in both games last year against the Wildcats.
Join the IceRays in their push for the 2017 Robertson Cup Playoffs and pick up seats for the final games of the 2016-17 season by calling the IceRays Front Office at 361-814-PUCK. In addition, stay connected with the IceRays on Facebook (/CorpusChristiIceRays), Twitter (@goicerays), YouTube (IceRays TV), Instagram (CorpusChristiIceRays), Snapchat (@goicerays), and Periscope (@goicerays).