Sendoff Scheduled Tuesday For App State Football Team

Posted By: Pilar Fotta (deleted) Chamber News,

Press Release Prepared by Town of Boone Cultural Resources

The Appalachian State University Football team departs Tuesday, December 11th, for New Orleans, Louisiana, to participate in the 2018 R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl.

The Jones House, the Downtown Boone Development Association, the Boone Police Department, and the
Boone Area Chamber of Commerce would like to invite everyone to a community send-off for the team
Tuesday, December 11th at 11:30 am in downtown Boone.

Fans, downtown merchants, and customers can wear their Black & Gold, bring flags, and display signs along King Street. The convoy of buses will depart Kidd Brewer Stadium at 11:30 a.m., turn left on Rivers Street, and progress to King Street on their way out of town.

Appalachian State will face Middle Tennessee State University on December 15th in the 2018 R&L Carriers
New Orleans Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. Kickoff is at 9:00 p.m., and the game will be televised on ESPN.

Please use caution and discretion while traveling. We'd love to see your Mountaineer spirit, but your safety is our priority.