It is also the first game, at home, of the season vs. the Twin City Cyclones. In fact, four of the next five home games are versus their rival from Winston-Salem.
Saturday, Dec. 6 is Lumbee River EMC Kids Night #1, featuring the Blades for Grades program. Teachers of elementary aged students may pick up information on the Blades for Grades program at the game. The Twin City Cyclones visit the Crown Coliseum. The Cyclones enter December with a 4-9-2 record and are tied for fifth place with the Columbus Cottonmouths. There will also be a post-game party at Huske Hardware House downtown.
On, Saturday, Dec. 13, it will be Rick Hendrick Toyota Night. There will be a post-game jersey auction of the Rick Hendrick jerseys. The Columbus Cottonmouths play at the Crown Coliseum. The FireAntz are undefeated against the Cottonmouths this season, winning 5-4 in overtime, at Columbus, and 3-2 at the Crown Coliseum.
Thursday, Dec. 18 is Guaranteed Victory Redemption Night, brought to you by CJ’s Motorsports of Lumberton. If the FireAntz won the Friday, Dec. 5 game against Twin City, everyone in attendance will receive a free ticket to this game courtesy of CJ’s Motorsports in Lumberton. CJ’s is the Official Victory Dealer of the FireAntz.
Thursday, Dec. 25 is Christmas with the FireAntz. Spend Christmas day with the family and Christmas night with the FireAntz. It’s a Fayetteville tradition. It’s also the fourth of five heated contests with the Cyclones over a three week period. The FireAntz won the only meeting, prior to December, in Winston-Salem, 5-4.
Friday, December 26 is Christmas with the FireAntz Part II; continue the Holiday Tradition with back-to- back FireAntz games for the Holidays. The Columbus Cottonmouths once again visit the Crown. This has been a great stretch of home games for the FireAntz, over the holidays, as they’ve faced the two teams in the cellar of the SPHL for there previous six games at home.
Wednesday, Dec. 31 is New Year’s Eve with the FireAntz. Close out 2008 and kick off 2009 with your FireAntz Hockey Team. Close out 2008 as the FireAntz take on the rival Richmond Renegades at home on New Year’s. Spend the holidays with friends and family and make sure to go to all of the FireAntz home games in December! It is sure to be “Fire on Ice.”