Alumni Football Games Set at Soddy-Daisy, Bradley

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - by Special to Chattanoogan.com

Two alumni football games, designed to help fund-raising efforts, are scheduled this month.

Red Bank and Soddy-Daisy have scheduled a game on April 11 at 7:30 p.m. at the Trojans’ home field. Gates will open at 6 p.m.

Tickets are $10 and presale tickets are now available.

On April 25, Cleveland and Bradley Central have set an alumni game at Bear Stadium. Again, the game will start at 7:30 p.m. with gates opening 90 minutes earlier.

The Bears-Blue Raiders tickets also are $10 and presales will begin later.

Both games are being organized and promoted by Southeastern Football Rivals.

(E-mail Larry Fleming at larryfleming44@gmail.com)


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