March 16, 2009

Bus Headed To D-Town And The Joe

 

MARQUETTE, Mich.  - The Northern Michigan University Athletic Department is offering a fan bus to The Joe to see the Northern Michigan University Wildcats play in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) Championship Weekend. Seats on the bus will be made available beginning at noon Tuesday (March 17). To reserve and pay for a seat the individual must either come to the NMU Athletic Department Office (226 PEIF) or call 906-227-2105. Cash, check or a credit card will be accepted in person and you must pay by credit card over the phone. Payment must be made at the time of reservation.
 
The ‘Cats face Notre Dame in the first semifinal game Friday (March 20) at 4:35 p.m. Michigan and Alaska faceoff in the second semifinal game at 8:05 p.m.   NMU would also play on Saturday (March 21) in either the championship or third-place game. The championship game is set for 7:35 p.m. while the third-place game is at 3:35 p.m.
 
For $55 per person the individual would receive a seat on the bus and a ticket for each day’s game. Seats on the bus are first come first served and are limited. The game ticket would allow the individual to see the other games at the tournament. The bus would depart Marquette from the Berry Events Center at 5 a.m. on Friday (March 20) and return immediately following Saturday’s game. Once in Detroit the bus would drop you off at the Renaissance Center.
 
The price does not include hotel and/or meals.
 
For more information contact Bridget Beerman at 906-227-2371 or bbeerman@nmu.edu.
 
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Prepared By
David Faiella
Sports Information Director
906-227-1013