Checkers Raise Over $5,600 For Ross Minor Medical Fund

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Checkers announced that they raised more than $5,600 for the Ross Minor Medical Fund through tickets sold for their game on Feb. 10.

The Checkers are the ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League and the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League.

In June, eight-year-old Ross and his 10-year-old brother Ryan were both shot by their father who then turned the gun on himself. Ryan died from the gunshot while Ross survived, but lost 100 percent of his vision.

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