Lightning announce Coach Daleo TV show

Riverside Community Bank will partner with the Rockford Lightning to bring the Chris Daleo Show into the homes of Lightning fans in the area.

Host Mike Garrigan, sports director for Channel 23 WIFR, and Lightning Head Coach Chris Daleo will get together to discuss the latest in Lightning news. Dates and times for the show have been announced. The first show aired Sunday, Nov. 13. The remaining shows are scheduled to follow every other Sunday night from 11-11:30 p.m., Dec. 11 and Dec. 25; Jan. 8 and Jan. 22; Feb. 5 and Feb. 19; and March 5 and March 19.

Guests will be dropping in during the show and will include Lightning players and members of the coaching staff, along with Lightning General Manager Michael Neville.

“This is something Lightning fans have been asking for, and we are very excited to be teaming up with two great partners in Riverside Community Bank and Channel 23 WIFR,” said Neville. “This show is another addition to the excitement we have planned for our 20th anniversary season in the Rockford community.”

“We are very excited to be a part of Coach Chris Daleo’s television show,” said Scott Hendee, senior vice president of Riverside Community Bank. “This is a new partnership for both the Lightning and Riverside Community Bank. We look forward to continuing our relationship with the Lightning.”

Season ticket packages are available by calling the Rockford Lightning front office at (815) 874-4232 or by visiting the team Web site at Ticket packages start as low as $74.75 and can be purchased in full, half and seven-game packages.

From the Nov. 30-Dec. 6, 2005, issue

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