Ambridge School district will celebrate 100 years of football this Friday during the game against Blackhawk. Channel 11's Skylights listed that they will be covering this game.
Don Phillps, Ambridge Head Football Coach, said celebrating 100 years of football is exciting, not a lot of schools can say that. "This is the first conference game of the season and it is generating a lot of excitement"
Prior to the game, the Ambridge Lil' Bridgers will be introduced to the crowd. At halftime, Ambridge School District shared that more than 50 former players will take to the field as 100 years of Ambridge Football.
Celebrating 100 years shows that tradition and sports are important in Ambridge added Coach Phillips.
The district sent out a reminder that it is mandatory for students under the age of 12 to be accompanied by a parent/guardian, or other responsible adult. Students that are 12 or under and not accompanied by an adult will be turned away at the ticket gate. All students will be required to sit in the student section or with parents for the entire football game.
Bridger football alumni are invited to register in advance of game night to receive two complimentary tickets to the game.
Interested in receiving tickets? Contact Meg Rabold at firstname.lastname@example.org or 724-266-2833 ext. 238
Here is the schedule for the event:
6:00 pm Will Call opens to pick up your tickets
6:30 pm Reception under the Bridge for the players and their guests
6:40 pm Honorary Captains to locker room for pre-game pep talk
7:00 pm Kick off of Ambridge vs Blackhawk
**Special seating is provided in the end zone
At the end of the 2nd Quarter, Former players will move to the home sideline to be recognized by the fans in attendance.