Hershey Bears Wives Auction Christmas Ornaments

On December 19, 2012, in Charity, News, Photos, by Kyle Mace

Saturday night, the Hershey Bears Wives and Girlfriends had another one of their fundraisers for a very worthy cause. In a continuation of a fundraiser started in 2005, the wives auctioned off custom made holiday ornaments made by the players, with all the proceeds going to the Hershey Medical Center Children’s Hospital.

The Bears all did an individual ball that was auctioned off. Along with those, there was also a team autographed wreath, mini Christmas tree, and “Happy Holidays” team photo auctioned off.

“[Their creativity] was awesome,” said Sharlene Kane, wife of captain Boyd. “They are always really good. They really impress us actually.”

The team autographed ornaments are always a hit as well. “The guys all sit and sign 117. It’s tedious and we really appreciate it.”

More photos (All by Kyle Mace)

The team signed tree


A pretty cool wreath signed by the team


Garrett Mitchell’s ornament


Tomas Kundratek includes three stockings for H, B, and H


Orlov includes a mustache on his ball


Ryan Potulny with a helmet strap and Reebok logo to his ornament


Zack Hamill wins the world with his ornament


Matt Clackson with a representation of a hockey fighter in snowman form


Jon DiSalvatore’s ornament with a mustache for some hair is pretty epic


Braden Holtby’s representation of Santa


Steve Oleksy’s ornament, which we guess is an elf

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