Pirates Win Inaugural VIP Cup
MANCHESTER, NH – The Manchester Monarchs, the primary affiliate of the 2012 Stanley Cup Champion Los Angeles Kings, fell to the Portland Pirates 4-2 on Friday night to win the inaugural VIP Cup Rivalry Series, presented by VIP Tires and Service. The Monarchs went head to head with the Pirates 12 times this season before a champion was crowned.
“VIP is proud to sponsor such a great hockey rivalry. Both the Pirates and Monarchs fought so hard to win,” said Marketing Manager for VIP Tires and Service Jason Terry. “Congratulations to the Pirates, you have earned this victory!”
VIP Tires & Service, operates 56 stores throughout Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Headquartered in Lewiston, Maine, customers choose VIP for their low prices and large selection of tires and automotive services. Find out more about VIP Tires & Service at www.VIPauto.com where you can sign up to receive VIP’s weekly special offers.
The VIP Cup Player of the Series voting will continue through Wednesday, April 10. Votes can be casted by accessing the official VIP Cup website at www.VIP-Cup.com
The Monarchs are back in action on take on the Providence Bruins at the Verizon Wireless Arena on Saturday, April 6 at 7:00 p.m. Catch all the play-by-play action of Monarchs hockey with Ken Cail on the Monarchs Radio Network WGIR 610 AM, WGIR.com and at www.manchestermonarchs.com, presented by Manchester-Boston Regional Airport.