Blue Raiders on the Move events continue Tuesday

Drake's Sports Bar in Franklin is next stop

July 15, 2013 ·

MURFREESBORO - The Middle Tennessee Athletic Department will be hosting "Blue Raiders on the Move" events during the month of July to thank fans for their support of the University's move to Conference USA.

The first event was held last Wednesday, July 10 at The Boulevard Restaurant in Mufreesboro and the is second slated for Tuesday, July 16 at Drake's Sports Bar in Franklin. Both events begin at 5:30 PM and run until 7 PM.

Director of Athletics Chris Massaro, Head Coach Rick Stockstill, Kermit Davis, and other staff members and coaches will be on hand. Massaro will speak at 5:45 and talk about the move to C-USA.

The department will be giving away prizes with the giant prize wheel, along with handing out posters, koozies, sunglasses, pocket schedules, and yard signs. There will also be an autograph session with Stockstill.

Additionally, there will be an event on July 18 at State Farm and one on July 27th at Academy Sports in Smyrna. Along with prizes and giveaways, football players will be on hand and inflatables will be set up for kids.

Also, the Jackson Generals will celebrate MTSU Night on July 20 at 6:05 p.m. CT when the Generals take on the Mississippi Braves at The Ballpark at Jackson. Massaro and MT head baseball coach Jim McGuire will be on hand to throw out ceremonial first pitches. Anyone wearing Blue Raider gear will receive free admission to the game.

Blue Raiders on the Move Schedule
Wednesday, July 10th - Boulevard Restaurant, 5:30-7 PM
Tuesday, July 16th - Drake's Sports Bar 553 Cool Springs Blvd., Franklin, 5:30-7 PM
Thursday, July 18th - State Farm in Murfreesboro, 11-1 PM
Saturday, July 20th - MTSU Night at the Jackson Generals baseball game
Saturday, July 27th - Academy Sports Sam Ridley Pkwy. Smyrna, 11-1 PM

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