UW in Search of Next Pistol Pete

July 2, 2003

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

The University of Wyoming Athletics Department is looking for a unique individual to perform at athletic events as the Pistol Pete mascot! A hit with young fans and often as much a part of the college athletics entertainment experience as the teams, this is a chance for a student to leave their mark at UW.

Applicants need to be available for all home football and men's basketball games, as well as a number of Olympic sports events. Some travel to select road games and tournaments is also necessary.

Wyoming's Pistol Pete should be:
*High energy
*A self starter
*The life of the party
*A good dancer
*FUN
*Enthusiastic
*Athletic
*Creative
*Just a bit crazy
*A UW Student
*And a REAL Cowboy or Cowgirl Fan

Interested applicants should contact the UW Athletic Department. For more information or to apply for this paid position, please call Traci Parks at 307-766-6247. GO POKES!