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Four Panthers Players Visit South Florida Schools As 
Part Of Read Across America Day

by Staff Writer / Florida Panthers
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SUNRISE, Fla. – Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today that Florida Panthers players Darcy Hordichuk, Niclas Bergfors, Shawn Matthias and Jack Skille each visited a South Florida school and read to schoolchildren as part of the National Education Association’s Read Across America Day on Wednesday. 

Hordichuk and Bergfors visited Pines Lake Elementary School in Pembroke Pines, Matthias visited Del Prado Elementary School in Boca Raton and Skille visited the Cambridge School in Coral Springs, all on Wednesday, March 2, the birthday of children’s author Dr. Seuss,  

South Florida schools interested in participating in Read Across America Day next year, or other Florida Panthers school and education initiatives, should contact Lynsie Estes at

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