For Immediate Release Contact: Kelly Kapaun/Chris Davis, 805 687-3322
SBCC Vaqueros Football Goes Pink at Friday’s Game to Show Support for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Attendees of Friday, Oct. 19 home football game are encouraged to wear pink to show support
October 18, 2012, Santa Barbara, CA—The community is encouraged to come out and support their local Santa Barbara City College Vaqueros team as they go up against LA Pierce College at La Playa Stadium on Friday, October 19 at 7 p.m. Friday’s game will recognize National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by encouraging attendees and all those present to wear pink. Wearing pink will help recognize the daily struggles of those living with breast cancer and their families.
During each home game, Santa Barbara City College will honor an individual or group from the Santa Barbara Area as the ‘Honorary Vaquero Captain (HVC)’ for their demonstration of strength, courage, and spirit. The Alpha Resource Center will be recognized at Friday’s game. The honorary captain will represent SBCC in the pre-game coin toss and be introduced to the crowd at halftime.
Vaquero football offers fans a night full of excitement. New features to this season’s games include a live DJ and full BBQ restaurant.
SBCC vs. LA Pierce College
Date: Friday, October 19, 2012
Start Time: 7:00pm
Location: La Playa Stadium – Loma Alta & Shoreline Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93109
Ticket price: General admission, $5; Students and seniors, $3; and students with activity sticker and kids 5 & under, free
The Alpha Resource Center of Santa Barbara is a multi-faceted service center providing support and information for families of children with developmental disabilities. The Alpha Resource Center also provides teen and adult recreation, and life skills training for adults. Today, the Alpha Resource Center serves over 2,200 families.
The Honorary Vaquero Captain (HVC) program is a community outreach effort supported by the Santa Barbara City College Athletics Department. This program is designed to raise community support around a local cause impacting the greater Santa Barbara community.
For more information on Santa Barbara City College Athletics please call 805-965-0581 ext. 2276 or visit www.sbcc.edu/athletics.