GMU, Penn State hockey teams raise $14,000 for DC-area charities

photoPictured left to right: Steven Hyjek- George Mason Head Coach, Shawn Ryan- George Mason Assistant Captain, Karen Torres- RMHCDC President & CEO, Meera Pillai- RMHCDC Board Member, Catcher Cumming- PSU Altoona Team Captain and Tom Lantz- Altoona Head Coach

On Sunday, George Mason University Ice Hockey and Penn State University-Altoona Ice Hockey teams joined together for the annual charity game that raised more than $14,000 for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, D.C..

The money raised will ease the hardship of children’s illness on families through programs that directly improve the health and wellbeing of children.

Cather Cumming- PSU Altoona Team Captain, Meera Pillai- RMHCDC Board Member, Karen Torres- RMHCDC President & CEO, Trevor Mack – George Mason Assistant Captain


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