SAN ANTONIO (November 12, 2012) - The San Antonio Rampage will host their third annual kids day game on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. as they take on the Houston Aeros at the AT&T Center.
The matinee game known as “Cool School Education Day” will combine a Rampage student workbook and in-game elements to provide students with educational support in an unforgettable way. More than 8,000 kids are expected to attend the hockey field trip.
The Rampage have invited more than 80 students from SAISD’s Smith Elementary and Davis Middle School, both located within three miles of the AT&T Center, to attend the day game. More than 40 staff members from Spurs Sports & Entertainment will chaperone and engage in interactive activities with the students throughout the game. In addition, Silver & Black Give Back has donated the tickets and lunches for each of the students to attend the game.
The Rampage are encouraging fans to stop by the AT&T Center for a long lunch and hockey action at the Rampage day game. Fans can purchase the business man’s lunch package which includes bottomless nachos, popcorn, peanuts, soda and hotdogs for $20. Tickets can be purchased by calling a Rampage representative at 210-444-5554 or online at sarampage.com.
ABOUT THE RAMPAGE
The Rampage is one of four professional sports franchises owned and operated by Spurs Sports & Entertainment – the San Antonio Spurs (NBA), the Silver Stars (WNBA) and the Austin Toros (NBA D-League) – and plays its home games at the SS&E operated AT&T Center. The 2012-13 season marks the Rampage’s 11th season in the AHL. In operation since 1936, the AHL continues to serve as the top development league for all 30 National Hockey League teams with more than 87 percent of today's NHL players being AHL graduates.