Press Release

UMaine Hockey Banquet tickets available

The Friends of Maine Hockey salute the 2012-2013 University of Maine Men’s Hockey Team with the annual Awards Banquet. The banquet will be held on Friday, May 10, at Jeff’s Catering in Brewer. The cocktail hour begins at 5:30 p.m. with the buffet dinner following. The banquet is open to the public. Join them to show your support and say good-bye to the seniors.

The fast-paced live auction, the popular silent auction and the senior road jersey auction all attract exciting competitive bidding. All funds collected go directly to the Men’s hockey program.

Come and meet the team one last time! Get those autographs you’ve been hoping to get and enjoy an evening with the Maine Black Bears, coaches, and fellow hockey enthusiasts! The evening is sure to be filled with poignant tributes, amazing stories and plenty of laughter. The awards, the senior video and Dan Hannigan’s humor will make the night memorable. Make your reservations today!

Individual tickets are $40 each. Tables of eight can be reserved for $320. All reservations must be made by Friday, April 26. Checks are to be made out to the “University of Maine” and should be sent to UMaine Men’s Hockey Banquet, Friends of Maine Hockey, 5701 Alfond Arena, Orono, Maine 04469.

Production of the banquet takes community support. Sponsorships of the event and donations of auction items are necessary to make the banquet a success.

For more information about the banquet, visit or contact Cherie Damon, FOMH Banquet Chairperson, at or 207-949-4745.