Hershey Bears Auction Off Retro Jerseys

On October 6, 2013, in News, by Kyle Mace

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The Hershey Bears wore retro jerseys based off of the 1949-50 season jerseys, being modeled here by Tomas Kundratek, and were auctioned off for Hershey Bears charities after Saturday’s game (Kyle Mace / Sweetest Hockey on Earth)

It’s become a tradition in Hershey after special Bears games; jerseys auctions in which fans live bid on game worn jerseys from the game they just watched. After Hershey’s opening night, Bears players held up their jerseys for fans in sections 119 though 121 to see an let them bid on. Joel Rechlicz’s jersey was the highest seller at $2,000. All the final prices from the current players are below the jump.

Auction prices:

    Nate Schmidt $650
    Chay Genoway $800
    Tyson Strachan $500
    Cam Schilling $900
    Patrick Wey $500
    Jamie Johnson $650
    Derek Whitmore $750
    Nathan Walker $1,150
    Josh Brittain $850
    Matt Watkins $650
    Michael Latta $650
    Peter LeBlanc $700
    Joel Rechlicz $2,000
    Jeff Taffe $700
    Casey Wellman $750
    Tyson Ruegsegger $950
    Stanislav Galiev $600
    John Mitchell $550
    Brandon Segal $650
    Ryan Stoa $700
    Dmitry Orlov $800
    Julien Brouillette $700
    David Leggio $1,050
    Philipp Grubauer $1,000
    Nicolas Deschamps $650
    Patrick Wellar $700
    Tomas Kundratek $850
    Garrett Mitchell $800
    Michal Cajkovsky $500
    Dane Byers $1,000
    David Kolomatis $550
    Coco The Bear $800

Along with some other jerseys, the Bears raised just over $38,000, about $1,000 less than last years 75th jerseys.

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  • Adam

    I sure wish they’d make replica’s of these jersey’s!