Dec. 9, 2009
LARAMIE, Wyo. -
The University of Wyoming Athletics Department has announced several events in conjunction with the BlueCross/BlueShield Shoot-Out this Friday and Saturday in Casper.
On Friday night, December 11, fans can join Wyoming Athletics Director Tom Burman, the Cowboy Joe Club and Wyoming Sports Properties for a reception. It will be held in the Central Ballroom at the Best Western Ramkota Hotel on 800 North Poplar. There will be complimentary hors d'oeurves served and a cash bar is available from 6-7 p.m. The following day a Cowboy Joe Hospitality will run from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Sidelines Sports Bar. A cash bar and menu will be available.
The University of Wyoming ticket office will also be making tickets available for the New Mexico Bowl featuring the Cowboy football team against the Fresno State Bulldogs, on Saturday, December 19. A UW ticket representative will be selling them at the Casper Events Center Ticket Office from 12 to approximately 5:30 p.m. Price of tickets are $30 per ticket.
Wyoming Cowboy football players, Zach Bolger, John Fletcher, Weston Johnson and Clayton Kirven, will also be up in Casper to sign autographs. The players will be there prior to both the women's and men's games up in the Casper Events Center concourse.
The Cowgirls will take on the Dakota State Trojans at 1 p.m. followed by the Cowboys hosting the Northern Colorado Bears at 3:30 p.m.
Tickets for this year's Wyoming Shootout are still available and may be ordered through the Wyoming Athletics Ticket Office at 1-800-922-9461 or 307-766-4850 or the Casper Events Center Ticket Office at 1-800-442-2256 or 307-577-3030. Ticket prices range from $18 for reserved seating to $15 for general admission. Tickets admit fans to both the men's and the women's game.