MURFREESBORO — The annual MTSU Pigskin Pre-Game preseason social event will offer another new venue and will be held earlier this year.
The event, sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations and MT Alumni Association, will start at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, at Annalee Acres, 11000 state Route 99, in Rockvale, Tennessee. For directions, visit http://www.annaleeacres.com or call 615-274-3376.
Pigskin Pre-Game annually serves as the kickoff for the MTSU Blue Raiders football season and a fundraiser for the Alumni Legacy Scholarship.
“All proceeds of this event benefit the Alumni Legacy Scholarship, which is awarded to children or grandchildren of MTSU alumni,” said Paul Wydra, Alumni Relations assistant director. “We love this event every year because it is a great chance for everyone to get together for a good cause and get ready for some Blue Raider football.”
Wydra added that the alumni association has been “very fortunate with the support Pigskin Pre-Game has garnered through the years and looks forward to having another successful event.”
Ticket prices will be $30 for adults. Children 12 and under will be admitted free. Attendees must pay in advance and RSVP by Wednesday, Aug. 7, to secure their tickets. Admission will include food, beverages, entertainment by the Nashville-based O’Donnells, door prizes and more.
For more information about the event, sponsorship opportunities or to reserve tickets, call 800-533-6878 or 615-898-2922, or visit http://www.mtalumni.com/. Payments can be mailed to the Office of Alumni Relations, MTSU Box 104, Murfreesboro, TN, 37132.