Friends of Penn State Men's Hockey

The official friends club for Penn State Men's Hockey

Attention members our next meeting is Monday January 21 2019 at 5:45 pm, in the auditorium at Pegula Ice Arena.


FOPSMH is sponsoring a one day bus trip to Madison Square Garden on January 26, 2019 to see our team play Michigan. The cost for the bus only is $65/person. Checks made out to FOPSMH are to be mailed to the address below by December 21, 2018. Any questions regarding the bus transportation can be emailed to Linda Matesevac at lrmphd@gmail.com.

The deadline to order game tickets through the club is December 14, 2018 ($25, $48, or $68). Contact jencowher@yahoo.com regarding your ticket order. Join us as we travel to support our team!

FOPSMH
P. O. Box 1104
State College, PA 16804



The Penn State men's hockey team will play at Notre Dame on Friday, March 1, 2019, and Saturday, March 2, 2019; the Irish are the defending Big Ten champions and national runners-up. The Friends of Penn State Men's Hockey (FOPSMH) is sponsoring a 3-day/2-night trip to attend these games.

We will leave State College early on Friday, March 2, and return to State College Sunday afternoon. The registration fee is $260 per person; this price includes bus transportation, transfer to/from the arena, driver tip, and a game ticket for each game. The registration fee DOES NOT include meal costs or hotel costs, which must be paid by each traveler. The FOPSMH has reserved rooms at a total price of $204 per room (maximum 2 persons per room); this price includes all taxes, and a hot breakfast for each person.

Contact Joel Sobel (814-231-0470 or email joelsobel@hotmail.com) for more details or to make a reservation.



The objective of Friends of Penn State Menís Hockey, Inc. is to increase fan support and involvement of alumni, students and the community in the Penn State Menís Hockey Program. Membership affords the opportunity to interact with team members and coaches at a number of events.

Click here to download the 2018-19 Friends of PSU Men's Hockey Inc. membership application.

Any questions related to membership can be emailed to membership@fopsmh.org.


Membership includes a 15% discount off the current rate at one of the Happy Valley Hotels. Details will be forwarded to club members at a later date as to which property the discount will apply. The discount is valid the entire year (July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019) with a current Friends of Penn State Men's Hockey membership card.

In addition, members will receive 10% off merchandise at Rapid Transit and Lion's Pride.

*Student memberships cannot be used for hotel discounts.

Updates:
(1) Lion's Pride discount is October 2018 to April 2019.
(2) Hotel discount is at the Hampton Inn & Suites Williamsburg Square, 1955 Waddle Rd, State College, PA 16803.


Our booster club officers are:
President: Linda Matesevac
Vice President: Wendy Jo Hartsock
Secretary: Jane Whitaker
Treasurer: Dale Lamke
Additional Board of Directors: Duane DeArmitt, Mitchell Hutula, Susan Geering, John Gilger, William Rusk, Joel Sobel, Mark Toniatti


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The previous copies of "Full Strength", the FOPSMH newsletter, available online are the following:
Fall 2014: http://fopsmh.org/2014fall.pdf
Spring 2015: http://fopsmh.org/2015spring.pdf
Fall 2015: http://fopsmh.org/fall_2015.pdf
Spring 2016: http://fopsmh.org/spring_2016.pdf
Fall 2016: http://fopsmh.org/fall_2016.pdf
Spring 2017: http://fopsmh.org/spring_2017.pdf
Fall 2017: http://fopsmh.org/fall_2017.pdf
Spring 2018: http://fopsmh.org/spring_2018.pdf

Most recent copy of the newsletter is available with your FOPSMH membership. If you are interested in joining FOPSMH, check out our membership information on this page or stop by our table at home games (near Gate A).


Additional donations (only) to the club can be made online at http://www.active.com/donate/mhbc. Please note: This active.com link is NOT for memberships. For memberships download the form listed under the "Membership" section above, fill out the form, and mail the form with your check payment. Payments using this active.com link will be accepted as a donation only, as stated, and not for a membership.


Photo from social

From our social before Thanksgiving (November 17th) with Coach Guy Gadowsky on the right.   Some photos also available on on Facebook page.




Non-Profit Status

Friends of Penn State Men's Hockey ("FOPSMH") is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and donations to FOPSMH are tax deductible.