Sharks to host online jersey auction to benefit the Cup Crusaders
Worcester Sharks to host online jersey auction to benefit the Cup Crusaders
WORCESTER - Worcester Sharks President Michael A. Mudd announced that the Worcester Sharks will auction off the remaining PINK in the RINK jerseys during an online auction to benefit the Cup Crusaders on www.SharksAHL.com beginning on Wednesday, February 13 at 8p.m. (EST).
Click HERE for the Worcester Sharks home eBay page.
The Sharks sported the pink jerseys during Worcester’s 2-0 loss to the Providence Bruins on February 2, 2013 at the 2nd annual PINK in the RINK event in front of a sellout crowd at the DCU Center.
Proceeds of the online jersey auction will benefit the Cup Crusaders.
The online jersey auction to benefit the Cup Crusaders begins on Wednesday, February 13 at 8p.m. (EST) and concludes on Wednesday, February 20 at 8p.m. (EST) and will consist of the following jerseys;
#35 Harri Sateri – Click HERE to place a bid!
Game worn pink jersey from Worcester Sharks 2nd year goaltender Harri Sateri. Harri was the backup goaltender for the PINK in the RINK game. Native of Toijala, Finland, Sateri was drafted by the San Jose Sharks in the 4th round in 2008 (106th overall). Spent three seasons in Tappara in the Finnish League. As of Feb 9, Has a 10-9-2 record with a 2.51 gaa and a .914 save %
#20 Matt Irwin – Click HERE to place a bid!
Game issued pink jersey from Sharks defenseman Matt Irwin. Has played nine games this season with the San Jose Sharks and scored his first NHL goal. A product of UMass-Amherst, Matt has 14 points in 29 games this season for Worcester.
#29 Nick Petrecki – Click HERE to place a bid!
Game issued pink jersey from Sharks defenseman Nick Petrecki. Made his NHL debut this season for the San Jose Sharks. Has played 218 games with Worcester and ranks 2nd all-time with 404 penalty minutes. Was named the AHL Man of the Year for his work in the central Massachusetts community. Drafted by the San Jose Sharks with the 28th pick overall in the 2007 NHL draft. Won a national championship with Boston College in 2008.
#15 James Sheppard – Click HERE to place a bid!
Game issued pink jersey from Sharks forward James Sheppard. Is currently playing with the San Jose Sharks. Was originally drafted by the Minnesota Wild with the 9th overall pick in the 2006 NHL Draft. Has played over 200 games in NHL. Had 23 points in 34 games with Worcester this season at the time of his recall.
MISSION of the Cup Crusaders;
The Cup Crusaders, are a local team that raises money for the Susan G. Komen 3-day for the Cure®. The 3-Day is a 60-mile walk for women and men who want to make a personal difference in the fight to end breast cancer. The Cup Crusaders started in 2005 with the ultimate goal of being instrumental in helping to find a cure. To date, the team has raised over $900,000 for breast cancer research and awareness and with the help of the Sharks and their fans hope to hit the $1million mark in funds raised this year!!