Football Hosts Fourth Annual Draft Day Party

Feb. 9, 2001

FRESNO, Calif. - The Fresno State Quarterback Club will host its fourth annual Draft Day Party and Sports Auction on Feb. 17 at 6 p.m. at the Corporate Aircraft Hanger on the corner of Shields and Winery. Dinner, cocktails, live music, silent and live auction items and socializing with the Bulldog coaching staff will make for a great evening. There is an aviation theme of "Flying High with the Bulldogs".

Pat Hill and the Bulldog coaching staff will discuss their excellent recruiting class, plus the 2001 season, which opens Sept. 1 at Bulldog Stadium against No. 5 Oregon State.

Dinner will be provided by the Eagles Landing Restaurant at Table Mountain and live music will be provided by Joe Lenigan's Little Big Band.

Tickets for the event are $50 per person. Quarterback Club members and Bulldog Foundation members can purchase tickets for $40. Over 500 people attended last year's event.

The evening begins at 6 p.m. with a social hour hosted by the coaching staff and a silent auction. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. and the program and live auction begins at 8:30 p.m. Included in the program will be video highlights of the 2001 recruiting class plus highlight of the 2000 Bulldog football season.

Many unique items will be auction, including:

  • Travel with the Bulldogs to Wisconsin, Colorado State or Hawaii in 2001 trips
  • Super Bowl Surprise Live Auction Item
  • Over 40 NFL Autographed Memorabilia items, including several from Trent Dilfer
  • Warner's Jewelry Diamond Tennis Bracelet
  • Autographed Jerseys of Major League Players Mark Gardner and Bobby Jones

    For tickets or information contact the Fresno State Quarterback Club Office at (559) 278-7801 or contact Kathryn Donaghy at (559) 287-0133.


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