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Pigskin Preview and Cookout This Weekend
Courtesy: Miami University Athletics
          Release: 08/12/2013
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OXFORD, Ohio—To help kick off the 2013 football season, Miami University Athletics is hosting its annual Pigskin Preview and Cookout presented by the Oxford Chamber of Commerce on Saturday, Aug. 17, and the deadline to register has been extended to Aug. 14.

This event is packed with ways for fans to fire up for the 2013 football season.

The 2013 RedHawks will take the field at 10:45 a.m. for stretching and drills before giving fans a sneak peek at the team during their intra-squad scrimmage, which is set for 11:15 a.m. The Kid Zone will open up following the scrimmage at approximately 1 p.m. with activities and games for the kids. An autograph session with the RedHawks for fans of all ages also will take place at this time.

One of the highlights of the day will be the cookout at 2 p.m. with Head Coach Don Treadwell and a few of the RedHawks as featured speakers. With an advance RSVP, cost for the cookout is $15 for adults and $10 for youth (ages 13-17) with youth 12 and under FREE! A limited number of walk-up tickets will be available, and the price will be $15 for all day-of-sale patrons.

In conjunction with the activities surrounding the Pigskin Preview and Cookout, there also will be a Miami Equipment Yard Sale running from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The sale will include helmets, locker room stools, jerseys, cleats, t-shirts and many other assorted items. Only cash or checks will be accepted at the sale.

All of the day’s activities will take place in the Yager Stadium complex. Parking is available in the West Millett Lot with golf cart shuttle service available for fans needing assistance. Due to construction, the parking surrounding Yager Stadium will not be available.

Don’t miss out on an exciting day with Miami RedHawk Football! Reserve your tickets for the Pigskin Preview and Cookout today by clicking HERE, or calling the Miami Athletics Ticket Office at 513-529-4295.

Schedule of Events
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. – Miami Equipment Yard Sale
10:45 a.m. – Team takes field for stretching and individual drills
11:15 a.m. – Scrimmage
1:00 p.m. – Kid Zone & Autograph Session
2:00 p.m. – Cookout at Yager (under East Stands)