SOLAR BEARS HAVE TOP SELLING JERSEYS IN THE ECHL
New Replica Jersey Shipment Arrives in Time for the Holiday
Orlando, FL - The Orlando Solar Bears announced today that
they have been informed by the ECHL that Orlando has the
league's top-selling jersey and a new shipment of jerseys has
arrived in time for the Solar Bears games on Friday,
December 7, at 7:00 p.m., Saturday,
December 8, at 7:00 p.m., and Sunday, December 9, at 3:00
Fans can find adult and youth jerseys (in both white and
purple), along with a brand new selection of other Solar Bears
merchandise, during games at the Amway Center. Jerseys
can also be purchased online by going to http://shop.orlandosolarbearshockey.com. Jersey
customization can be ordered both online and at the Amway
Fans of the Orlando Solar Bears have already shown their
support for the team in a number of ways this season. Orlando
is currently the third-highest attended team in the ECHL,
averaging 6,104 fans per game.
"Here at the League Office, we have been very impressed with
the support the great hockey fans in Orlando and the
surrounding communities have shown for the Solar Bears," said
Todd Merton, Director of Marketing and Licensing for the ECHL.
"Team jersey sales are a great indicator of how well a team has
been welcomed into a market. With the Solar Bears being at the
top of the league in jerseys sold, it is clear that the team
has been welcomed back in a big way."
AUTHENTIC GAME WORN JERSEY AUCTION - SATURDAY, DECEMBER
The Orlando Solar Bears and the Meigray Group will be holding a
live auction for the game-worn military-themed Camouflage
Jerseys (worn on November 10 and 11) during their game on
Saturday, December 8, at 7:00 p.m. Fans can bid on
jerseys on the concourse level of the Amway Center from the
time the doors open (6:00 p.m.) until no earlier than 10
minutes following the conclusion of Saturday's game. Credit
cards will be accepted, and all bidders will be required to
fill out a one-sheet bidding form that will be provided on
The Solar Bears named the Meigray Group, ECHL game-worn jersey
authenticator, as the Exclusive Game-Worn Source of the Orlando
Solar Bears earlier this year. The multi-year deal began with
the uniquely dated and specially patched "Out of Hibernation"
set worn by the Solar Bears in the home opener on October 20.
Every game-worn jersey worn by the Solar Bears this season will
be authenticated by MeiGray before they are offered to fans and
The 2012-13 Solar Bears-MeiGray Game-Worn Jersey Program will
include two sets of home jerseys, two sets of road jerseys, one
set of third jerseys, one "Shirts Off Our Backs Night" jersey,
and at least four additional "Special Event" sets for a variety
of promotional and charitable causes.
The Solar Bears return home to the Amway Center for a three
game series against the Fort Wayne Komets on Friday, December
7th at 7:00 p.m., Saturday, December 8th at 7:00 p.m., and
Sunday, December 9th at 3:00 p.m. Good seats are still
available. Visit OrlandoSolarBearsHockey.com.
The Orlando Solar Bears, the ECHL affiliate of the NHL's
Minnesota Wild and AHL's Houston Aeros, are in their Out of
Hibernation season and play all of their home games at the 2012
Street and Smith's Sports Business Journal Sports Facility of
the Year, the Amway Center.
Individual tickets for all regular season home games are now on
sale beginning as low as $15. To purchase your tickets, please
visit www.OrlandoSolarBearsHockey.com or the Amway
Center Box Office.
Follow the Solar Bears at www.OrlandoSolarBearsHockey.com, Facebook, and Twitter (@OrlandoHockey) for
all the latest news and updates.
Season ticket plans are available now. Full and half season
ticket plans range in price from $225-$1480 per season ticket
(includes facility fee), reflecting a savings of up to 42% off
box office pricing. Call the Solar Bears at 407-951-8200 to
speak to a Ticket Sales Account Manager.
Group tickets are a great way to entertain employees,
co-workers, clients, friends and family. For more information
on discounted group tickets and a list of group benefits, call
407-951-8200 or click here.
Orlando Solar Bears merchandise can be purchased online at: