TCF Bank Named Presenting Sponsor of 2019 Rivalry Series Game in Detroit
Three-game women’s ice hockey series February 12-17; game three on
Sunday, February 17 in Detroit is the first rematch on U.S. soil of the
2018 Olympic gold-medal game
WAYZATA, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TCF National Bank (TCF Bank), a subsidiary of TCF Financial Corporation
(TCF) (NYSE: TCF), today announced that it will serve as the presenting
sponsor of the Rivalry Series game three between the women’s national
ice hockey teams of the U.S. and Canada on Sunday, Feb. 17. Opening
faceoff is set for 12 noon ET at Little Caesar’s Arena in Detroit.
“We’re excited to welcome TCF Bank and appreciate its support of USA
Hockey and our women’s national team program,” said Pat Kelleher,
executive director of USA Hockey. “Needless to say, when the U.S. and
Canada meet, it is a can’t-miss event and we look forward to bringing
the final game of the Series to Detroit.”
“TCF Bank is proud to partner with USA Hockey as the presenting sponsor
of the Rivalry Series to bring Olympic-level women’s hockey to the
Detroit community,” said TCF’s executive vice president of wholesale
banking, Bill Henak. “This is one way we are fulfilling our commitment
to give back to the community by providing an outstanding opportunity to
celebrate this storied rivalry between the U.S. and Canada. We hope that
by supporting the Rivalry Series, the next generation of young women is
inspired to follow the team’s example of success and good sportsmanship.
This event is a win for Detroit and for women’s hockey.”
Tickets (ranging from $15-$35) are now on sale and can be purchased at 313Presents.com,
and the Little Caesars Arena XFINITY box office located just off
Woodward Avenue, adjacent to the Chevrolet Entry Northeast. To purchase
tickets by phone, fans can call 800-745-3000.
The series also features games Feb. 12 at 7 p.m. ET in London, Ontario,
and Feb. 14 at 7 p.m. ET in Toronto. All three games are televised live
in the U.S. on NHL Network.
For more information, including the full schedule, please click here.
NOTES: Bob Corkum (Salisbury, Mass.) is serving as head coach of the
2018-19 U.S. Women’s National Team, alongside assistant coaches Joel
Johnson (White Bear Lake, Minn.) and Brian Pothier (New Bedford, Mass.),
and goaltending coach Steve Thompson (Anchorage, Alaska). The U.S.
roster is highlighted by 14 members of the gold medal-winning 2018 U.S.
Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team, as well as three additional 2014
Olympic silver medalists. To view the full roster, please click here.
TCF is a Wayzata, Minnesota-based national bank
holding company. As of December 31, 2018, TCF had $23 billion in total
assets and 314 bank branches in Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Michigan,
Minnesota, South Dakota and Wisconsin, providing retail and commercial
banking services. TCF, through its subsidiaries, also conducts
commercial leasing and equipment finance business in all 50 states and
commercial inventory finance business in all 50 states and Canada. For
more information about TCF, visit tcfbank.com.
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