PUEBLO, Colo. (June 21, 2018) – Help Pack Athletics kickoff the 2018-19 season! Purchase tickets to the Annual Summer Fest, the Colorado State University-Pueblo Pride of the Pack, presented by Friends of Football, set for July 25 at the new Occhiato Student Center Ballroom. The event is the premier fundraiser for CSU-Pueblo student-athlete scholarships.
Formerly known as the Lobster Bake, the Pride of the Pack is a casual evening event to raise funds for student-athlete scholarships and kick-off Pack Athletics 2018-19 season. Enjoy all-you-can-eat and drink while mingling with coaches and student-athletes. There will be a silent auction, raffles, and much more!
A cocktail hour and silent auction will begin at 5 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m., followed by a program that will feature Pack student-athletes and coaches, plus more entertaining ways to #BackthePack.
Tickets are $65 per person. For $700, businesses can purchase a table of eight, which will include two CSU-Pueblo coaches, have their logo displayed on a table sign and in the program. Tickets can be purchased online by clicking here or by completing the event invitation and returning it to the CSU-Pueblo Athletics Department.
A donation of $25 will help offset the cost of student-athlete meals at the event. The RSVP deadline is July 20.
Pride of the Pack information can also be obtained by contacting Racheal Morris, CSU-Pueblo Associate Director of Athletics/Development, at (719) 549-2013 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Interested parties can also call the CSU-Pueblo Athletics Office at (719) 549-2711.
CSU-Pueblo Athletics began an annual Summer Fest in 2005, to not only kick off a new season of ThunderWolves intercollegiate athletics, but help raise funds for the Pack Club Scholarship Drive. The goal of the drive is to provide the necessary resources to ensure academic and athletic success for CSU-Pueblo's 550 student-athletes, 52 athletic department staff members and 22 intercollegiate sports programs.
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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.