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The Huntington Center & Media Information

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The Huntington Center Fifth Third Field Year Opened..................................................................

2009 7,431 for hockey 8,000 for concerts Rink Dimensions........................................................ 200’ x 85’ Total Square Feet........................................................... 267,000 Suites............................................................... 20 Club Seats..................................................................... 1203 Rental Suites............................................ 4 Restrooms..................................... 13 women, 9 men, 3 family Concession Stands.................... 17 (10 permanent/7 portable) Square Footage of Souvenir Stores............................. 2,832 “The Swamp Shop”- 2,005 ft. - “The Tackle Box” - 714 square feet “Swamp Shop Express”-113 square feet Number of Locker Rooms............................................. 4 Height of the building................................................. 82 feet Size of Main Video Board............................................ 20’ x 30’ Size of Video Ribbon Board........................................ 2.5’ x 600’ Ice Temperature............................................................. 19 degrees Capacity...............................................................

The Huntington Center is managed by SMG: SMG is an industry leader in managing public facilities: · Manages 200 of the top arenas, stadiums, performing arts, theatres and convention centers in the world. · Manages over 1.5 million entertainment seats worldwide. · Manages more than ten (10) million feet of exhibition space.

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Media Information Our goal is to provide the best working conditions possible for accredited members of the media. If any problems exist for you during your stay, please contact a staff member immediately. SEASON CREDENTIALS Season credentials are available to representatives that cover the club on a daily basis ONLY. Season credentials for home games may be obtained by calling the Walleye Public Relations Department at (419) 725-WALL. These passes are not intended for use as season tickets. The credentials are not transferable; no additional people will be admitted. SINGLE GAME CREDENTIALS Credentials for an individual regular season home game may only be obtained by calling the Walleye Public Relations Department at (419) 725WALL, 24 hours in advance of your requested game to assure compliance. Credentials are not transferable; no additional people will be admitted. PRESS BOX The press box is located on the main concourse near section 117. LOCKER ROOM ACCESS Media representatives may enter the locker room 10 minutes after the end of the game for post-game interviews. The Walleye medical training room is off-limits at all times. The visiting team locker room is governed by the visiting team coaching staff. INTERVIEWS Requests for interviews should be made through the Walleye Public Relations Department at (419) 725-WALL. Requests will be filled on a first call basis subject to availability and team practice schedule.

Local Media Print Toledo Blade ...............................................

(419) 724-6110

Television WTOL - Channel 11 (CBS).............................. WTVG - Channel 13 (ABC).............................. WNWO - Channel 24 (NBC)............................. WUPW - Channel 36 (FOX)..............................

(419) 248-1197 (419) 534-3868 (419) 535-0664 (419) 244-2587

Radio WCWA 1230 AM (Fox Sports) - Flagship............... ESPN 106.5 FM “The Ticket�..........................

(419) 240-1230 (419) 725-5711

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2010-11 Walleye Radio/Television WCWA 1230 AM will enter their second season as the flagship station for all 72 Toledo Walleye games during the 2010-11 season. All games can also be heard online at www.toledowalleye.com. BCSN will serve as the television home of the Toledo Walleye. All 36 home games will be televised. All home games are also available online for webcast (video streaming) at www.toledowalleye.com. Schedule subject to change.

Matt Melzak (Radio/TV Play-by-Play) Matt Melzak makes his return to the booth as “The Voice of the Toledo Walleye� in their inaugural season. Matt will also host the weekly coaches show at Pizzapapalis during the season on Fox Sports Radio 1230, WCWA. Matt was the Director of Communications and the voice of the Toledo Storm from 2003-2007. In 2006, Matt was selected as a member of the ECHL All-Star Game broadcast team. A native of Toledo, 34-year-old Melzak has called nearly 500 hockey games at different levels, including a full season as the voice of Bowling Green State University Hockey. He has also worked for BCSN since its inception calling football, baseball, and hockey telecasts. Matt has also worked for ESPN 106.5 the Ticket, and 94.5 WXKR. Matt graduated from Toledo St. Francis High School in 1994 and the University of Toledo in 1999. Matt is single and lives in Toledo.

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