August 18, 2017
Fayetteville, N.C- The Fayetteville Marksmen and Cross Creek Mall have partnered to unveil the new mascot, as well as the name as chosen by the fans, on Saturday, August 26, 2017.
“The mascot is our way to engage with the community,” Marksmen CEO/Owner Chuck Norris said. “He is going to be actively involved with the community, in the schools and all-around Fayetteville.”
“The red fox was an easy choice for us,” added team President/Owner, Jeff Longo. “It’s native to North Carolina and works on the hockey level and the community level. The fox is fierce, but also soft and cuddly.”
Fans wishing to attend the event can arrive at Cross Creek Mall beginning at 2:00PM, with the unveiling taking place in the center area next to the food court.
After the unveiling and name announcement, fans will have the opportunity to purchase Marksmen merchandise, take photos with the mascot, and talk with Marksmen staff until 6:00PM.
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The Fayetteville Marksmen are owned and operated by Union Pro Hockey Group and play their home games at Crown Coliseum. The Marksmen are a committed community asset, designed to provide premium entertainment to families and individuals in Cumberland County and surrounding areas.