|Photo by Erich Wilhelm
Predators forwards Darcy Hordichuk (right) and Alexander Radulov
join team mascot GNASH at a Lochinvar "Stick to Reading=Succeeding" event on March 9, 2006 at Watertown Elementary.
On Friday, March 9, Nashville Predators players Darcy Hordichuk and Alexander Radulov and Predators' mascot GNASH visited Watertown Elementary as part of the Lochinvar "Stick to Reading=Succeeding" program. Activities included a school assembly with 650 students, a spelling contest with teams of kids captained by the Predators players, a Q&A with the players, and prizes.
The Predators and Lochinvar have partnered to create the "Stick to Reading=Succeeding" program for elementary school children in Wilson County. Stick to Reading=Succeeding" features the All-Star Reading Challenge, an incentive program in which students receive prizes for reading books. As part of the "Stick to Reading=Succeeding" program, GNASH and a Predators player or broadcaster make monthly visits (through April) to schools in Wilson County.
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