Concordia University Wisconsin Athletics

 

Football

 
September 2, 2011

Football Proud To Announce Military Veterans Day

MEQUON, Wis. - The Concordia University Wisconsin football program is proud to announce a dedication ceremony to honor all military veterans, and their family and friends, prior to its season opener on Sept. 3.

"The football program is honored to host our military veterans, family, and friends, with a pre-game party and ceremony. We are privileged to give them the recognition they deserve," said head coach Greg Etter. "Our veterans have put their lives on the line fighting for our country, so that we can enjoy the freedom we have."

All military veterans are invited to attend a commemorative ceremony to honor their service for defending our country. The event will begin at 10:30 a.m. with a pre-game tailgate party, including refreshments and food. In addition, admission is free for all veterans, provided by the football program.

The Falcons host Augsburg College at 1 p.m. at Century Stadium.

Those interested in attending should contact defensive line coach Keith Collins, who is also the post commander of the Peter Wollner Post No. 288 of the American Legion. Collins can be reached at (262) 334-1555 or at (262) 618-4824.