Make sure to attend Fall Sports Preview on Friday

By Steve Sell
August 25, 2014

You know the start of the fall sports season is getting close as this is the week of the annual Bullpup Fall Preview.

The preview, which includes both McPherson High and McPherson Middle School, is scheduled from 4 to 9 p.m. on Friday. 

Events will be held both at McPherson Stadium and the McPherson College Sport Center.

The itinerary:

• 4:00-9:00 —  Drive One 4UR School test drive event, sponsored by the MHS Booster Club. For each no-sales pitch test drive, $20 will be donated by Midway Motors and Ford back to the MHS Booster Club to benefit all athletics, band, choir and orchestra. Sign-up and test drive area will be located directly north of McPherson Stadium on Sharp Street.  

• 5:00  — MMS football scrimmage—McPherson Stadium; MMS volleyball scrimmage — Sport Center

• 5:55  — MMS cheer squad performance and introductions

• 6:00 — MHS soccer scrimmage — McPherson Stadium; MHS volleyball scrimmage — Sport Center

• 7:00 — MHS Marching Band and Color Guard performance and introductions

• 7:10  — MHS Choir to sing National Anthem

• 7:15 — Introductions of the fall athletic teams (MS/HS football, HS girls tennis, MS/HS cross country, HS soccer, MS/HS volleyball)

• 7:30 — MHS Cheerleader performance and introductions

• 7:35 — MHS Hi-Stepper performance and introductions

• 7:40 — MHS football scrimmage

• Other Information • 

• Admission is a free-will donation of non-perishable food, or cash, that the MHS Student Council will present to the McPherson County Food Bank.

• MHS varsity football reserved seats and season passes will go on sale from 5-7:20 p.m. on the north end of the grandstands.  

• The MHS Booster Club will be grilling hamburgers, brats and serving drinks.  Proceeds benefit all MHS athletic programs, marching band and pep ban