Annual Cowboy Joe Club Auction Set For Friday

Oct. 5, 2005


The customized "Cowboy" Yamaha golf cart (above), and the Polaris Sportsman 400 ATV (below), which will be up for bid on Friday night.

The University of Wyoming Cowboy Joe Club's annual auction, presented by IGC Management Inc., is set for Friday at the Cheyenne Holiday Inn. The auction begins at 5:30 p.m. with the silent auction and continues with dinner at 7 p.m. and the live auction at 8 p.m. A sold-out crowd of more than 450 is expected to attend.

Some of the top items for the 2005 auction are a customized "Cowboy" Yamaha golf cart, Polaris Sportsman 400 ATV, Hot Spring Solana TX hot tub, golf and vacation packages, hunting and fishing trips, Wyoming sports memorabilia and dinners with UW head coaches.

Last year's auction raised more than $160,000 for the Cowboy Joe Club student-athlete scholarship fund. The "Voice of the Wyoming Cowboys" Dave Walsh will emcee the event while Shawn and Lex Madden will serve as auctioneers.

Contact the Cowboy Joe Club at 307-766-6242 with any questions.