Nailers Win Red Cross Blood Cup Challenge

WHEELING, W.Va. – The Wheeling Nailers announced that the team will be presented with the American Red Cross Blood Cup in a pregame ceremony at WesBanco Arena on Apr. 6.

The Nailers won the First-Annual Red Cross Blood Cup Challenge after 119 donors voted for the Nailers and totaled 100 productive units on Monday at River City Ale Works. The Nailers had 34 more votes than ECHL rival Johnstown, whose drive produced 77 productive units.

Presenting donors received a fleece blanket and campaign T-shirt and were entered into a drawing to win Nailers merchandise. Wheeling players were also in attendance to greet and thank donors.

Team Press Release