Veteran's Night to be Held September 15
Please join us as we celebrate our community Veterans in association with our home varsity football game!
Pregame Tailgate-- beginning at 5:30pm
West side of the concession stand, in the parking lot/grassy area--- look for the big tent!
Limited number of reserved parking spaces for Veterans
Food provided by Mitchell's Deli
Special entrance to the game just for Veterans
FREE admission to Veterans who show their active or retired military ID or DD214. Must show at the gate.
Limited number of Veteran t-shirts given at the gate
Raffle tickets given at the gate for special items to be called at halftime/3rd quarter. Must be present to win. Items donated by local businesses.
Pregame Ceremonies-- beginning at 6:30-6:40pm
Recognition of Veterans by walking from the flag pole to the 50yd line
Music provided by the Shepherd HS Band and Shepherd HS Choir
Special artwork provided by the Shepherd HS Art Department
Veteran involvement in raising the flag, coin toss and other pregame activities
Other special activites to take place as well.
Against Carrollton HS
Reserved seating the bleachers for Veterans
Other important information to note:
This is the first year for this event, word of mouth is greatly appreciated!
We will have transportation available for those who need assistance walking from the flag pole to the 50yd line
We hope to see a packed stadium to honor our Veterans and cheer our team to a victory!
Special thanks to:
Jay Travis, Athletic Director
Nathan Ferency, Varsity Football Head Coach
Andrea Hall, Varsity Cheer
JoAnn Gross, SHS Band Director
Jeremy Myers, SHS Choir Director
Amber Yeagley, SHS Art Department
Special thanks to our Veterans t-shirt sponsors:
Shepherd Youth Football Program
C & O Sportswear
Central Eavestroughing, LLC
The Showalter Group
Level 7 Hair Studio
Central Michigan Pro Clean Powerwashing
JS Premier Designs
Fan-C Rental Company
Shepherd Elementray PTO
Melody at Level 7 Hair Studio
Special thanks to additional sponsors:
In Memory of Neil & Joe Nelson
Four Seasons Floral
Timber Creek Rustic Furniture
Shepherd Elementary PTO
*with more adding!
Source: Veterans Night Event