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The Sleds are Coming…January 29, 2017

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The Sleds Are Coming is a joint venture between the Lake Forest College Athletic Department and GLASA. This annual fundraiser is designed to bring the LFC campus and the Lake Forest community together for a family, fun non-alcoholic event. The money raised supports GLASA’s sled hockey program.

The event features:

  • 5-on-5 sled hockey featuring members of the GLASA Falcons
  • Chuck-A-Puck competition
  • Raffle: gift baskets from local retailers
  • “Boomer” the Lake Forest College Mascot
  • “Skates” the Chicago Wolves Mascot
  • Concessions available

Silent Auction:  Place your bid!

  • 4 Blackhawks tickets in the Blackhawks Alumni Penthouse Suite vs Arizona on 2/23/17 Courtesy of the Chicago Blackhawk Alumni Association
    • Opening Bid: $500    Minimum Raise: $100
  • Autographed Jonathon Toews Framed Jersey
    • Opening Bid: $500  Minimum Raise:  $100

Bids will be taken through noon on Friday, January 27 at which time the auction will close and reopen on Sunday, January 29 at the event. To place a bid or request more information, contact Shannon Hellen at or call 847-283-0908.

The 2017 Sleds Are Coming will be held on Sunday, January 29, 2017.

2:00 pm

Alumni Memorial Ice Rink on the Lake Forest College campus

Free Admission

The JJ O’Connor Award will be presented.  The award is given each year to a person who demonstrates good character, leadership, and sportsmanship – is devoted to serving as an ambassador in the community – and perseveres regardless of obstacles.

Unable to attend the event, but want to support GLASA’s Sled Hockey team?  Click here.

The Sleds are Coming is possible due to the support of our sponsors.

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Interested in being a sponsor or need more information about Sleds Are Coming?
Contact Cherie Hrusovsky, Development Director, at or 847-283-0908