Packers alumni vs. Wounded Warriors in flag football fundraiser
Friday, August 9, 2013
Green Bay Press-Gazette
DE PERE — Tickets are available for Saturday night’s fundraiser in which a team of U.S. military “Wounded Warriors” takes on a team of Green Bay Packers alumni in a flag football game at St. Norbert College.
Fans have a chance to win a trip for two to see the Packers’ 2013 season opener on Sept. 8 in San Francisco.
Packers alumni expected to attend include Don Beebe, Ahman Green, Chris Jacke, Jerry Kramer, Dave Robinson, Bill Schroeder, Harry Sydney and Randy Wright. They will challenge a team of U.S. military veterans who lost limbs fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan.
The game will be at 6 p.m. at Donald J. Schneider Stadium, 1600 Lost Dauphin Road, De Pere.
Tickets are $10 for persons 13 and older, and free for children. They’re available at the door, and at Cold Stone Creamery, 2101 S. Oneida St., Ashwaubenon. Proceeds benefit the Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team, which provides advocacy and support.
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