Press Releases - Sports


Feb 12

Mud Hens Opening Day Double Play Ticket Packages Going Fast

The Toledo Mud Hens are pleased to announce the addition of 250 Opening Day Double Play Ticket Packages following the sale of the initial 500 packages for this two-day event. The games will take place on Thursday, April 16 & Friday, April 17. Both ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Feb 03

Holy Toledo! Walleyes Getting Fans Hooked

The ECHL Toledo Walleye are still more than nine months away from dropping the franchise’s first puck, but the team is doing a great job of creating its fan base with strong merchandise sales. According to Walleye and ECHL officials, the ...

Posted By: Jason D. Griffin | Category: Sports



Feb 03

Introduce a Friend to Scuba

Aqua Huts first Introduce a Friend to Scuba party this past Saturday was a huge success. Over 50 people tried scuba with help from their friends. Aqua Hut will be holding its second Introduce a Friend to Scuba party May 9 , 2009 from 11:00 a.m. to ...

Posted By: Jeff Davis | Category: Sports



Jan 27

Online Scuba Traning Now FREE

Learn to Scuba Dive! Aqua Hut now offers! Online scuba training for FREE. It’s the experience of a lifetime! There is nothing like it. Whether you want to swim with colorful fish, investigate centuries old wrecks, or observe rays up close, ...

Posted By: Jeff Davis | Category: Sports



Jan 27

Introduce a Friend to Scuba

Aqua Hut will be holding its first Introduce a Friend to Scuba party January 31, 2009 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Aqua Hut will provide pizza and pop for all who participate. Bring family or friends who want to see why scuba is important to you. ...

Posted By: Jeff Davis | Category: Sports



Jan 15

Introduce a Friend to Scuba

Aqua Hut will be holding its first Introduce a Friend to Scuba party January 31, 2009 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Aqua Hut will provide pizza and pop for all who participate. Bring family or friends who want to see why scuba is important to you. ...

Posted By: Jeff Davis | Category: Sports



Dec 23

Aqua Hut now handles Jackson Day Tripper Kayaks

Aqua Hut will now be selling and renting the Jackson Day Tripper Kayaks. The Day Trippers come in two versions… The Day Tripper and Day Tripper Elites. The Day Trippers truly are different and are ushering in a fresh experience for those ...

Posted By: Jeff Davis | Category: Sports



Dec 16

Mud Hens Field Staff All Return For 2009

The Toledo Mud Hens are pleased to announce their field staff for the 2009 season at Fifth Third Field. The Hens have won the International League West Division in three of the last four seasons (2005, 2006, and 2007). The 2005 Sporting News ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Dec 02

Toledo Walleye Have First Official Mascot

(Toledo, OH) – Toledo Arena Sports, Inc. and the Toledo Zoo are pleased to announce that Wally The Walleye™ has become the official mascot of the Toledo Walleye Hockey Club. Wally will be available for interviews at a press conference ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Nov 25

Mud Hens Opening Days Double Play Tickets On Sale Soon

The Toledo Mud Hens are pleased to announce that on Tuesday, December 2nd at 9:00 am, fans will have an opportunity to purchase their tickets for both parts of the first ever “Opening Days Double Play” event. Tickets for the 3rd Annual ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Nov 19

New arena football team named Toledo Bullfrogs

(Toledo, OH) – Toledo Arena Sports, Inc. is pleased to announce that the new professional arena football team in Toledo will be named the “Toledo Bullfrogs”. The team will begin play in the spring of 2010 at the brand new Lucas ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Oct 23

2009 Toledo Mud Hens Schedule Announced

The Toledo Mud Hens are pleased to announce that their 2009 season schedule is complete. The Mud Hens will open the 144-game season on the road at Indianapolis on Thursday, April 9. The Hens’ home opener will take place on Thursday, April 16 ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Sep 22

Toledo Arena Sports, Inc. Acquire Arena Football Team

Toledo Arena Sports, Inc. proudly announced on Monday that they have acquired an expansion arenafootball2 franchise and will begin play in the brand new Lucas County Downtown Arena in the spring of 2010. The team (yet to be named) will play eight ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Sep 03

The Fred Merkle Baseball Memorabilia Collection On Display

The Fred Merkle Baseball Memorabilia Collection is now on display in the Humanities Department at Main Library, 325 Michigan St. Fred Merkle graduated from Toledo Central High School in 1905 and became a first baseman in early Major League Baseball. ...

Posted By: Rhonda B. Sewell | Category: Sports



Jul 02

Toledo Gets Three Triple-A All Stars

The first place Toledo Mud Hens are proud to announce that they will be sending three players to the 2008 Triple-A All-Star Game on Wednesday, July 16 in Louisville, KY. The Toledo players selected to the team are: 3B Mike Hessman OF Brent Clevlen ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Jun 20

Toledo Walleye Club Level Seats To Go On Sale

(Toledo, OH) – The Toledo Walleye Hockey Club is pleased to announce that Club Level Seats will go on sale starting Monday, June 23 at 9:00 AM. These premium seats will be located on the balcony level of the arena directly in front of the ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Jun 10

Happy5Soccer is a Great Programs for Kids to Learn and Grow

Toledo, OH - Liberty Baptist Church is starting Happy5Soccer. An eight week soccer league from August 16th-October 4th to encourage boys and girls, ages 7-9 years old, to grow skillful in the game of soccer and in life. We use small fields and ...

Posted By: Caleb Irmler | Category: Sports



Jun 04

Mud Hens Return Home For 10 Games in 11 Days

The Toledo Mud Hens will return home to the friendly confines of Fifth Third Field on Saturday, June 7 for a stretch of ten (10) games at home over an 11 day period (Saturday-Tuesday). This will be the only opportunity for fans to see the Syracuse ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Apr 07

Kids World takes 1st & 2nd Place at AmeriCheer Nationals

Kids World Ohio Elite All-Star Cheerleaders traveled to Chicago, IL for the AmeriCheer Great Lakes National Championship April 5th. Kids World entered the Great Lakes National Championship with their Senior Level 3, Youth Level 3 and Pee-Wee Level ...

Posted By: Shonna Harrison | Category: Sports



Apr 01

Hens To Kick Off 2008 Season On Thursday, April 3rd

The three-time defending International League West champions will be back in town soon - Opening Day is Thursday, April 3 at 5:00 PM. From Thursday, April 3 to Sunday, April 6 at Fifth Third Field, the Toledo Mud Hens will officially celebrate ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Mar 28

Cheerleading Tryouts / ages 3-highschool

Kids World will be holding open tryouts for thier Tiny, Mini, Youth, Junior and Senior squads. Saturday April 12th Tiny squad try outs (ages 3yrs-5yrs) 12:30pm-2pm Sunday April 13th Mini squad try-outs (6yrs-8yrs) 12pm-2pm ...

Posted By: Shonna Harrison | Category: Sports



Mar 24

Toledo Bowling for a Cause

Bowling League Begins: 9/28/2008 Bowls at: Miracle Lanes of Toledo 5030 Jackman Rd. Toledo, OH 43613 Bowls: Every other Sunday at 3:30pm Sign up at Miracle Lanes or online at www.trc-golife.com Proceeds help support the ...

Posted By: Kim Wolfe | Category: Sports



Mar 18

Were you engaged during a Mud Hens game?

Greetings, This is Brandi Barhite with the Free Press. I am seeking couples who were engaged during a Mud Hens game. Please contact me at brandibarhite@yahoo.com or call 419-836-9994. Thanks, BrandiPress Release Contact Name: Brandi Barhite Press ...

Posted By: Brandi Barhite | Category: Sports



Feb 26

Rocket Basketball “Family Night” $5 admission

"Bob Nichols & Family Night” at This Saturday’s Men’s Basketball Game; Entire Family Admitted for Just $5 The University of Toledo has designated this Saturday’s men’s basketball game vs. Western Michigan as ...

Posted By: Heather Demel | Category: Sports



Feb 20

Toledo Pro Hockey Team Name & Logo Announcement

Toledo, OH) - Toledo Arena Sports is pleased to announce that the name of the new professional hockey team in Toledo will be the "Toledo Walleye". The team will begin play in October of 2009 at the brand new Lucas County Downtown Arena which is ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Feb 13

Nick Vitucci Named Head Coach For Toledo Hockey

(Toledo, OH) – Toledo Arena Sports is pleased to announce that the head coach of the new Toledo professional hockey team will be Nick Vitucci. The team will begin play in October, 2009 at the new Lucas County Downtown Arena. The ECHL ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Feb 12

Mud Hens 2008 Opening Day Tickets Will Go On Sale

The Toledo Mud Hens are pleased to announce that individual tickets for Opening Day (April 3, 2008 versus Durham) will go on sale at 9:00 AM on Saturday, February 16. Tickets for all games other than Opening Day are on sale now. Mud Hens fans will ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Jan 29

Fight For Victory Amateur Boxing Event

Thursday, February 7, 2008, 6:00 pm at The Pinnacle in Maumee Evening includes sit-down dinner and eight bouts of amateur boxing. Raffles and cash prizes available. Tickets to attend the event are $100 each. Call 419-531-7600 to make you ...

Posted By: Robin Isenberg | Category: Sports



Jan 28

Toledo Mud Hens 2008 Individual Tickets To Go On Sale

Opening Day tickets to go on sale Saturday, February 16 All other single game tickets will go on sale Monday, February 4 The Toledo Mud Hens are pleased to announce that individual tickets for Opening Day (April 3, 2008 versus Durham) will go on ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports



Dec 21

2008 Mud Hens Fandemonium Lineup Announced

2008 Mud Hens Fandemonium Lineup Announced Jim Leyland Headlines A Star Studded Group Coming to Toledo on Sunday, January 13… Mark the date on your calendar – Sunday, January 13, 2008 – and make your plans to be a part of this ...

Posted By: Jason Griffin | Category: Sports