A Letter To Wyoming Athletics Fans

Aug. 30, 2006

Cowboy & Cowgirl Fans,

The following is an important update regarding upcoming activities/happenings for Cowboy & Cowgirl Athletics:

•Saturday, September 2nd, Cowboy Football returns as the Pokes take on the Utah State Aggies at 2:30 p.m. Pepsi's Tailgate Park opens at noon. Just a reminder, Tailgate Park has been moved to the practice fields just south of the Fieldhouse. Tickets for the game can be purchase online at www.wyomingathletics.com or by calling 800-922-9461/307-766-4850.

•This Saturday's game will also feature the 3rd Annual Motorcycle Rally at War Memorial Stadium. For more details, please call Pete Hegg at 307-742-9411.

•Saturday, September 2nd volleyball fans can attend the UniWyo Cowgirl Classic and watch the Cowgirls vs. New Orleans game for free by showing their ticket stub from the Cowboys vs. Utah State football game. The Cowgirl volleyball game gets underway at 7 p.m. You can also catch the Cowgirls in action Friday at 11 a.m. against Southern Illinois and again at 7 p.m. against Birmingham Southern.

•The first weekly Joe Glenn Luncheon presented by American National Bank will be held Tuesday, September 5th from noon to 1 p.m. at the Washakie Dining Center. The public is welcome to attend as Coach Glenn, a select Cowboy player and a UW assistant coach will answer questions from the audience and discuss the Pokes. After the Labor Day holiday, the luncheons will be held each Monday at noon at Washakie.

•Coach Joe Glenn's first call-in show of the 2006 football season will be Tuesday, September 5th at 7p.m. at Altitude Chophouse & Brewery. The show features the perspective of Head Coach Joe Glenn and a different Cowboy player each week. Fans may also call to chat with Coach Glenn about the week's upcoming game or review the previous week's match up. American National Bank is also the title sponsor for these shows.

•Can't support the Pokes in Person? Please consider purchasing Cowboys for Kids season tickets. Tickets purchased through this program are donated to Wyoming organizations such as Big Brothers Big Sisters, Boys & Girls Clubs of Wyoming and other child enrichment programs. For every season ticket you purchase for this cause, the Wyoming Athletics Department will match your contribution. To purchase Cowboys for Kids season tickets, please call the UW Ticket Office at 800-922-9461/307-766-4850.

•Cowboy fans can renew their Wyoming basketball season tickets online. By doing so, fans are eligible to win autographed memorabilia, gift certificates or other great prizes. To enter, simply visit www.wyomingathletics.com and click on the basketball season ticket link. If you have questions regarding the renewal process, please call the UW Ticket Office at 800-922-9461/307-766-4850. Additionally, the renewal process for Cowgirl Basketball will be starting soon. Details to follow!

•Don't forget about our new Wyoming Super Fan campaign. This program is designed to reward Wyoming fans that purchase full priced or faculty/staff season tickets for football and men & women's basketball. To that end, anyone purchasing season tickets for all three sports will receive a $40 rebate ($33 for UW faculty/staff) from the Wyoming Athletics Department. For more information, please visit www.wyomingathletics.com and click on Wyoming Super Fan.

•Football Game Day Parking - Cowboy football fans will notice that construction on the new indoor practice facility is underway. While the facility promises to do great things for the UW athletics department, it has caused the Cowboy Joe Club to adjust its parking plan for the 2006-07 academic year. The biggest change is for Cowboy Joe Club members with permits in sections CC, C and J. These members will park in the "Brown" and "Gold" Cowboy Joe lots which are located just north of the Stadium Lot (across Willett Dr.) next to the American Heritage Center. If you have any questions regarding your parking situation for the year, please call the Cowboy Joe Club at 307-766-6242

•The Cowboy Joe Club Annual Auction is quickly approaching. This year the auction will take place on Friday, Oct. 20 at the Taco John's Events Center in Cheyenne. The Taco John's Events Center was previously known as the IKON Center. For more information or to reserve your ticket to the auction you can call the Cowboy Joe Club at 307-766-6242.

•Cowboy fans, show your enthusiasm for Wyoming Athletics by wearing brown to every home game. By wearing brown, you'll be doing your part to support the Cowboys & Cowgirls. Brown, the Color Wyoming Fans Wear on Game Days!

We look forward to seeing you this Friday & Saturday. Thank you, and Go Pokes!