SAVANNAH — The Savannah Area Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Greater Savannah Sports Council announced tickets for the Savannah Tire Hockey Classic went on sale Thursday at the Savannah Civic Center box office.
The tournament is slated for Jan. 14-16, at the civic center. Savannah Tire signed a three-year deal to become the title sponsor of the annual hockey classic. Formerly, Memorial Health University Medical Center sponsored the event.
The tournament is celebrating its 12th year by expanding to a third night with two new teams, The Citadel and University of South Carolina. The two will play in a kickoff rivalry game Jan. 14. Also returning to the ice will be the University of Georgia,
Georgia Tech, the University of Florida and Florida State University. The top two teams will battle Jan. 16 for the Thrasher Cup.
Tickets are $10 for mezzanine and $15 for loge. Military night is Jan. 14 and tickets will be discounted 50 percent with a military ID. To buy tickets, call the box office at (912) 651-6556 or go to www.SavannahCivic.com.
For more information, call (912) 644-6414 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.