Chick-fil-A Bowl Trophy Tour to Visit Local High School Games
ATLANTA (October 4, 2013) – Beginning tonight, the Chick-fil-A Bowl trophy will make a series of six appearances at local high school football games in celebration of the upcoming college football bowl season.
The Chick-fil-A Bowl Trophy Tour will be a free activity area offering students and parents a chance to have their picture taken with the trophy at a Bowl-branded photo station, participate in cornhole competitions and trivia contests for prizes and even register to win tickets to this year’s Chick-fil-A Bowl.
The six-week Trophy Tour will visit high-profile games at high schools throughout metro Atlanta beginning tonight as Walton hosts Lassiter at 7:30 p.m.
|Date ||Location ||Opponent |
|Oct. 4 ||Walton High School ||Lassiter |
|Oct. 11 ||North Gwinnett High School ||Mill Creek |
|Oct. 18 ||Sandy Creek High School ||Alexander |
|Oct. 19 ||Georgia Dome (Atlanta Public Schools Domecoming) |
|Oct. 25 ||Norcross High School ||Peachtree Ridge |
|Nov. 8 ||Brookwood High School ||Grayson |
“Our mission is to support football at all levels and to create memorable experiences whenever we can,” said Gary Stokan, Chick-fil-A Bowl president and CEO. “We hope the Trophy Tour will give area high school football fans something fun to do and create some great memories while attending these games.”
About the Chick-fil-A Bowl
The Chick-fil-A Bowl is the ninth-oldest bowl game in the country and hosts the longest-running rivalry series between the ACC and SEC. Now in its 46th year, the Chick-fil-A Bowl has established itself as one of the nation’s elite bowl games with a string of 16 consecutive sellouts and has earned a reputation as one of the most competitive bowls in the nation. Fifty-six percent of its games have been decided by a touchdown or less. The Chick-fil-A Bowl has disbursed more than $117 million in team payouts over its 45-year history and has increased team payout every year since 1996. The Bowl also leads all other bowl games in charitable and scholarship contributions, giving more than $15 million to organizations in need since 2002. Other events under the Chick-fil-A Bowl brand include the Chick-fil-A Bowl Challenge charity golf tournament each spring and the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game season-opening game over Labor Day weekend.
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