Benefit and Auction for Former UW Football Coach Harvey Patton Jr. To Be Held Friday

Nov. 19, 2008


A benefit and auction for former University of Wyoming Football coach Harvey Patton will be held on Friday, Nov. 21 at the Alice Hardie Stevens Center in Laramie. Doors will open at 6 p.m. The Alice Hardie Stevens Center is located on University Ave. between 6th and 7th Streets.

All proceeds from the Benefit and Auction will go directly to the Patton Family to help Harvey battle back from injuries suffered in a car accident this past year.

Tickets can be purchased in advance for $25 or can be purchased at the door for $30.

Items up for auction will include autographed sports memorabilia, tickets to sporting events, jewelry and a custom prepared six course meal from the Laramie Chapter of the American Culinary Federation.

Gourmet horsd'oeuvres, fine wines and spirits will be served at Friday's benefit and auction.

Monetary donations can also be made to the Coach Patton Fund at any First Interstate Bank.

Additional information can be obtained at or by e-mailing the Patton Fundraising Team at

Patton was an assistant football coach at Wyoming from 2003 through 2007.