Big Green To Hold Reception in Jackson County On May 1


Rick Minter

Rick Minter

April 17, 2008

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - The Jackson County Chapter of the Big Green is set to host a reception at Cedar Lakes in Ripley, W.Va.

The event will take place on Thursday May 1 beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Marshall defensive coordinator Rick Minter will be the guest speaker at the event. Minter, in his first season with the Thundering Herd, most recently served as the defensive coordinator at Notre Dame in 2005 and 2006 after working in the same capacity at South Carolina in 2004.

Prior to his time at South Carolina, Minter spent 10 seasons as the head coach at Cincinnati, leading the Bearcats to four postseason bowl games on his way to becoming the winningest coach in program history.

Admission to the reception will be $10 and includes appetizers and door prizes. Checks should be made payable to the Big Green. A Marshall football highlight video will also be shown at the event.

For more information and to RSVP call David Crow at 304-532-1614 or Nick Miller at 304-532-0972.