Big Green Coaches Tour Resumes|
May 22, 2009
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - Two more stops are scheduled in the upcoming week as the 2009 Big Green Coaches Tour invades Ashland, Ky. on Tuesday, May 26, and Charleston Friday.
The Ashland event begins at 6 p.m. at the Superior Chrysler Dodge Jeep dealership at 1041 Greenup Ave. where head coaches Mark Snyder (football), Donnie Jones (men's basketball) and Royce Chadwick (women's basketball) will tell Herd fans about their upcoming seasons.
Other Herd coaches and athletic administrators will also be on hand along with Marshall University cheerleaders to add some enthusiasm to the program. Hosted by Big Green trustee Allan Thacker, there is no charge for the cookout, but reservations are encouraged by calling (606) 329-8616.
The tour moves on Charleston on Friday, May 30, as part of the Charleston Quarterback Club annual Beach Party at the Marriott Pavilion at 200 Lee. Tickets for the party are $35 in advance and $40 at the door. Reservations can be made by calling Steve Ellis at (304) 346-7688 or (304) 346-0546 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The social hour at the Mariott begins at 7:30 p.m., with dancing to the musical tones of Windjammer begins at 8:30 p.m. Light hors d'oeuvres will be served.
Sam Stanley, director of the Big Green Coaches Tour, has announced that the tour stop scheduled for Bluefield on June 4 has been canceled.
Tour stops scheduled for June include: