Royals Host “Battle Of The Badges” Game

READING, Pa. – The Reading Royals in association with Reading Mayor Thomas McMahon announced that the First-Annual “Battle of the Badges” charity hockey game between the Reading Fire Department and the Reading Police Department will be held Feb. 19 at the Sovereign Center.

The game will be played at 1:05 p.m. immediately preceding the Royals game against the Trenton Titans scheduled for 3:35 p.m.

Fans who purchase a ticket for the Royals game will be admitted to the “Battle of the Badges” and a portion of every ticket sold through the Royals office or the Sovereign Center box office will be donated to the Michael H. Wise II Memorial Foundation where it will be applied to fund a scholarship program for family members of the Reading Fire Department and the Reading Police Department.

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