Teddy Bear Toss event being held for the holidays

HOUGHON — The annual Michigan Tech Student-Athlete Advisory Council’s Teddy Bear Toss will take place at Fridays hockey game and Sunday’s women’s basketball game. All stuffed animals will be donated to the Marine Toys for Tots Program.

The first 300 in the door at tonight’s hockey game against Clarkson will receive a teddy bear, courtesy of University Images, to toss on to the ice during the first intermission. The game starts at 7:07 p.m.

The Teddy Bear Toss will take place at halftime of the women’s basketball game against Northern Michigan. Tipoff is scheduled for 1 p.m. Somebody will have a chance to win a $25 gift certificate to University Images by throwing their stuffed animal into a can a center court.