August 25, 2004

The Sandwich Board Challenge



MARQUETTE, Mich. - The athletic directorsfrom Northern Michigan University and Michigan Tech University will have avested interest in the outcome of the football game between the two GLIACschools on Saturday.  The Miner's Cup which goes to the winner of the game willbe on the line as well as the third sandwich board challenge between MTU's RickYeo and NMU's Ken Godfrey.  The 'Cats won last year's battle in the dome by ascore of 35-24 to take the Minerâ€Â™s Cup and give Yeo a walking tour of the NMUcampus. 

The Miner's Cupwill be awarded to the captains of the winning team after the game.

The losingathletic director will have to wear a sandwich board around the winner's campusfor an hour proclaiming his team lost the football game.

The game isthis Saturday, August 28 at 1:00 p.m. at Sherman Field on the MTU campus inHoughton.

 

 



Prepared By
Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director
906-227-1013