Athletics News - UNLV
Scholarship Donor Appreciation
Barbecue Announced

Aug. 26, 1999

LAS VEGAS - The UNLV Athletics Department will hold the 1999 Scholarship Donor Appreciation Barbecue at Bill “Wilcat” Morris Rebel Park on Tuesday, Aug. 31.

Scholarship donors are invited to meet the head coaches, assistant coaches and student-athletes for all 16 intercollegiate sports sponsored by UNLV. The event will serve as a chance for the athletics department to express its gratitude and appreciation to the scholarship donors in return for their support.

Also present will be Hey Reb, the UNLV band, the UNLV cheerleaders, the Rebel Girls and the new Rebel and Rouser. The event, which will run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., will feature a short program with UNLV President Dr. Carol C. Harter and Director of Athletics Charles Cavagnaro. It will include live music, a DJ and a meal prepared by the Fraternity of Executive Chefs of Las Vegas.

This is the first year UNLV has held the barbecue.

The event is sponsored by Get Fresh Sales, Custom Foods, Caliendo Savio Enterprises, Big Dog’s Hospitality Group, Desert Meats, Westco-Bakemark and Heinz.

Rebel Park is located on the UNLV campus across from the Lied Athletic Complex, just off the corner of Harmon and Swenson. For more information, call 895-UNLV.

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