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Ohio Secretary of State’s Office to Honor the Toledo Mud Hens and Toledo Walleye

COLUMBUS – The Toledo Mud Hens and Toledo Walleye have been selected by Secretary of State Jon Husted as two of July’s featured sports teams for the Ohio Business Profile program.

A representative from the Secretary of State’s office will visit with the teams and present them with certificates highlighting this accomplishment. As part of the Ohio Business Profile program, Secretary Husted declared July as “Game On Ohio” Month to highlight the major and minor league sports teams that are doing business in Ohio.

The Toledo Mud Hens are a Triple-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers. The Mud Hens nickname dates back to 1896 and the current organization has been in operation since 1965. The baseball team provides Northwest Ohio with great family-friendly entertainment throughout the summer months.

The Toledo Walleye are affiliated with both the National Hockey League’s Detroit Red Wings and the American Hockey League’s Grand Rapids Griffins. Toledo has a rich hockey tradition that the Walleye first became part of in 2009, and the team continues to provide its fans with exciting on-ice action each season.

WHO: A representative of Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted.

WHAT: Presentation of a certificate honoring the Toledo Mud Hens and Toledo Walleye for being featured in the Ohio Business Profile program.

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.

406 Washington Street
                5th Floor
                Toledo, Ohio 43604

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