ONTARIO, Calif. – The Ontario Reign of the ECHL, proud affiliate of the NHL Los Angeles Kings and the AHL Manchester Monarchs, announced today that in an on-line logo contest held by The Hockey News the Reign beat the Minnesota Wild 55% to 45% to advance to the Elite 8.
The Hockey News, a publication that provides complete coverage of the hockey world, is in the midst of a two-month Ultimate Logo contest that matches teams against each other to determine the best hockey logo in North America.
The Reign are in a heated battle as they take on ECHL rival Florida Everblades, going head-to-head in the single-elimination competition. Tensions are high as the Reign and Everblades jockey back-and-forth for control of the lead. The winner of this match-up will take on the winner of the Chicago Blackhawks versus Rimouski Oceanic faceoff to advance to the Final 4.
The Reign have advanced to the Elite 8 and needs fans help to continue! Voting for the Elite 8 ends at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, September 22. Each week, fan votes will determine which logos advance until a single, ultimate logo is determined.
Help make the Reign the #1 logo in North America as they enter in to their 2008-09 inaugural season! Vote often to help the Reign beat the ‘Blades!
To vote for the Reign click here.