Posted on 12/29/2010

Matt Abel, Winner of Winter Classic Ultimate Fan ExperienceAvid Pens fan Matt Abel, of Washington, PA, won the Winter Classic Ultimate Fan Experience, a fundraiser for the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation. The prize included club level seats at the NHL Bridgestone Winter Classic on New Year's Day in Pittsburgh, along with a gift basket donated by the Pittsburgh Penquins, a hockey jersey signed by Mario Lemieux, donated by the Mario Lemieux Foundation, a $50 gift certificate donated by Jerome Bettis' Grill 36, and one night's stay at The Priory Hotel. 

"Thank you to everyone who participated in the Winter Classic raffle," said Mary Newman, Foundation President. "We sincerely appreciate your support for our lifesaving mission."