Top of the Morning, March 13, 2018

Top of the Morning, March 13, 2018

Game time for the fourth Gottheil Cup has been set: 8 p.m. on March 30 at the UI Ice Arena.

The annual hockey fundraiser involving four UI fraternities benefits the JOSH GOTTHEIL Memorial Fund for Lymphoma Research. The host frat, Sigma Phi Epsilon, booked leather-lunged Blackhawks anthem singer JIM CORNELISON to perform "The Star-Spangled Banner" to rev up what hopefully will be a big crowd.

Details on how you can help can be found at this link (tickets are $5).

Instrumental in making the event go is Josh's mother, DIANE GOTTHEIL, whose late husband, FRED, was a difference-making faculty adviser for Sig Eps. We'll hear more from Diane in our "Getting Personal" feature in this Sunday's News-Gazette and in a video that goes live the same day.

"Josh's Fund is a primary focus of my time," Diane said, "as are my two grandchildren."

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