Avalanche Burgundy/White Game to held at Academy Sept. 24

Aug. 2, 2012


DENVER -The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today that the team will hold its annual Burgundy/White Game on Monday, Sept. 24, at Cadet Ice Arena on the grounds of the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. Puck drop is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.

This marks the second straight year and fifth time overall that the Air Force Academy has hosted the event. Air Force welcomed the Burgundy/White Game for three straight years from 2007-09 and then again in 2011. The Burgundy/White Game features all Avalanche players competing in a three-period, intra-squad scrimmage. Fans in attendance will also have the opportunity to watch a shootout at the end of regulation regardless of the score.

Tickets for the game go on sale Friday, Aug. 3 through Air Force's official website, www.GoAirForceFalcons.com or by calling 800-666-USAF (8723). Prices range from $10 for military personnel to $20 for the general public. For more information, please contact the Air Force Academy box office at 800-666-USAF (8723) or click here



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