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Cincinnati Fire Hockey takes on Dayton for charity

Norwood Firefighter Travis Smith and Miami Township Fire Captain Bryan  Schmidlapp (FOX19 NOW/Jennifer Baker) Norwood Firefighter Travis Smith and Miami Township Fire Captain Bryan Schmidlapp (FOX19 NOW/Jennifer Baker)
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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

Local firefighters with several area departments are trading hoses for sticks Saturday at an annual charity hockey game.

"Frozen Showdown: Cincinnati Fire Hockey vs Dayton Fire Hockey" will start 2 p.m. at U.S. Bank Arena in downtown Cincinnati.

Proceeds benefit the needy in the Cincinnati area.

This year, $3 from every $12 ticket sold is going to the Norwood Firefighters Association, according to the event's Facebook page.

Each ticket purchased also buys admission to the 7:30 p.m. Cyclones game that night at U.S. Bank Arena. 

Beer, hot dogs, pizza and soda all will cost $1 each at the Cyclones game.

It's also "Teddy Bear Toss" night.

Bring a teddy bear to throw onto the ice when the Cyclones score.'

Purchase tickets here.

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