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Northwest Bearcats

Press Release


Aug. 20, 2012

Annual ‘Meet the Bearcats’ set for Thursday scrimmage

MARYVILLE, Mo. - With fall camp coming to a close, the 3rd-ranked Northwest Missouri State University football team will be holding its final scrimmage, Thursday, Aug. 23, at Bearcat Stadium. The event is free and open to the public.

Thursday’s scrimmage will also feature the annual ‘Meet the Bearcats,’ as posters, schedule cards and other Bearcat items will be available at no cost. Fans will also have the opportunity to meet the 2012 Bearcats players and coaches on the turf of Mel Tjeerdsma Field for pictures and autographs starting at 5:15 p.m. with football action starting at 6 p.m.

The Bearcats will go through a 90-minute intrasquad scrimmage to close the pre-season camp, serving as the final tune-up before heading into game week preparations. The Bearcats will open the season Thursday, Aug. 30 for their only non-conference game of 2012 hosting East Central. Kickoff is slated for 7 p.m. at Bearcat Stadium.

There are only a couple of more days to purchase season tickets for the 2012 season as well. Fans interested in purchasing season tickets can do so in person at the Student Services Center on the first floor of the Administration Building or online at Act now because this Wednesday, August 22 is the final day you can purchase a football season ticket for the 2012 season.

Fans are also encouraged to become a member of the Bearcat Booster Club and support each and every Northwest student-athlete. In addition, you will receive a wide variety of benefits and specials offers based on your membership level.

For more information, please contact:

Media Relations Department, Northwest Athletics | 660.562.1118 | Fax: 660.562.1582

Northwest Athletics
Lamkin Activity Center | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468