SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Springfield Thunderbirds are holding a “Name the Mascot” contest.
The contest is open right now and you can submit your suggestions online and on social media through Friday, September 9th at 5:00 p.m. Click Here to submit you mascot name.
“Our mascot will be a constant figure in the local community and a representation of the brand and organization that we are trying to build here in Springfield,” said Executive Vice President Nate Costa. “This contest will provide our fans and the local community an opportunity to be a part of the new era of hockey here in Springfield.”
The Thunderbirds’ mascot and name will be unveiled on Tuesday, September 13th. The team will open its season at home on Saturday, October 22nd against the St. John’s Ice Caps.