Durham, NH - The University of New Hampshire Athletic Department has scheduled a pep rally to send the Men's Hockey team off to the Frozen Four in St. Paul, Minn. The Pep Rally will begin at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2 at the Dairy Bar, located in front of the Whittemore Center in Durham.
Fans will have the opportunity to write good luck messages on a banner that will be presented to the team before they depart. Team Captain Darren Haydar and Head Coach Dick Umile will speak to the crowd and the UNH pep band as well as mascot Wild E. Cat will be in attendance to excite the crowd.
The team bus will travel through downtown Durham via Main St. and Madbury Rd. toward Route 4 at approximately 1:45 in the afternoon. Fans are encouraged to line the streets and wish the team good luck on their quest for a National Championship.
There will also be a "Virtual Pep Rally" on www.unhwildcats.com where fans that are unable to attend the event can submit their good luck wishes to the team .