NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. – The South Carolina Stingrays announced that they have teamed with Charleston County Solid Waste and Recycling to present the team’s first “Go Green” game on Saturday.
The Stingrays are sponsoring a “Green Business Expo” on the concourse with Mixson, Poplar Grove, Sonoco Recycling, Coastal Transformations, Sun Stoppers, Amerigas, the South Carolina Aquarium, Clearview Displays and Charleston County Solid Waste and Recycling.
The Stingrays are the ECHL affiliate of the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League and Hershey of the American Hockey League. The head coach of Washington is Bruce Boudreau, who coached Mississippi for three seasons winning the Kelly Cup championship in 1999, while the head coach of Hershey is Bob Woods, who coached Mississippi for four seasons from 2001-05. Boudreau was named NHL Coach of the Year in 2007-08 becoming the first former ECHL coach to receive the award. Woods was an ECHL All-Star selection four times and retired as the ECHL all-time leader with 599 games played. He was named to the Second Team Defense on the ECHL 15th Anniversary Team in 2003, and was named Second Team Defense on The Hockey News’ 50th Anniversary All-ECHL Team in 1997.