Meet The Rebels Day Highlights Preseason, Set For August 18

July 27, 2012

OXFORD, Miss. - As preseason camp begins for Ole Miss' fall sports, fans should make their plans for the UMAA "Meet The Rebels Day" Presented By Baptist North Mississippi, set for August 18.

Festivities begin with the football team scrimmage at 9:30 a.m. CT at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. Afterward, fans can make their way to the Indoor Practice Facility, which opens its doors at 11:30 a.m.

As the IPF opens, the Rebel soccer and volleyball teams will be greeting fans and signing autographs. Chick-fil-A and Papa John's will be providing concessions, and official team apparel, media guides and other merchandise will be on sale.

There will be a raffle for prizes, including game experiences and exclusive memorabilia, and a kids zone will be set up with inflatables and other games. In addition, representatives from Baptist Memorial Hospital North Mississippi will be on hand giving away merchandise and informational packets.

SuperTalk Mississippi, which will air locally on 93.7 and 105.5 FM, will broadcast live from the stage beginning at noon with an on-air team led by the "Voice of the Rebels" David Kellum.

Several Ole Miss coaches and administrators will be interviewed, beginning with Head Football Coach Hugh Freeze at 12:15 p.m. Other guests include Athletics Director Ross Bjork, Head Soccer Coach Matt Mott, Head Volleyball Coach Joe Getzin and others.

Football coaches and players will be signing autographs and visiting with fans from 12:30 until 2:30 p.m., when the event comes to a close. Fans tweeting about their "Meet The Rebels Day" experience should use the hashtag #MTR12.


 

 

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