Fear the Sting
Register today for the Alumni Gridiron Gathering on April 12, 2014
We are very excited to announce the dates of our 5th Annual Gridiron Gathering. It will be held on the weekend of April 12, 2014. The weekend will once again be a great one, including the annual spring game & BBQ on Saturday, April 12th, concluding with the social and dinner at our new location, Cadillac Jacks Gaming Resort/Springhill Suites by Marriott in Deadwood, Saturday evening. The goal of this event is get to know the Yellow Jacket Football Staff, Yellow Jacket Football Alumni, and all the Yellow Jacket Football Family and Friends, as well as learn about the future of the program.
    The weekend will give everyone a chance to meet and to recap our past year and visit about the exciting things as we look to the future of Jacket Football.  We will be having our Calcutta auction with various Yellow Jacket Football items and will once again have the Gridiron Races that promises to be a great time for everyone.

    Event cost is $55.00 a person or $100 per couple.

    The event cost will include the following:
    - Yellow Jacket T-Shirt
    - BBQ after Spring Game
    - $10 Cadillac Cash for everyone who registers
    - 2 free drink tickets if you stay at either Cadillac Jacks or Springhill Suites
    - Additional $15 Cadillac Cash if you stay at the Springhill Suites
    - Social Hour with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and tap beer
    - Dinner Buffet
    - Great time gathering with Yellow Jacket Football supporters


    Itinerary:
    - Friday, April 11th 2014:
    Informal gathering at the Stadium Sports Bar & Grill starting at 5:30 for those arriving early.

    - Saturday, April 12th 2014:
    10:00am - Campus / Facility Tour                                   
    10:00am – 12:00pm  -  BHSU Yellow Jackets Football Spring Game
    o  BBQ during the game

    1:00pm – 3:00pm - Head to Deadwood and Hotel Check-In

    3:00pm – 5:00pm - Optional Blackjack Tournament at Cadillac Jacks
    $10 Buy-in required - $500.00 cash payout, divided between 1st, 2nd & 3rd place. (All proceeds go directly to Jacket Football)

    5:00pm – 6:00pm - Social Hour - Gridiron Gathering Banquet Room @ Springhill Suites
    * Complimentary Tap Beer
    * Complimentary Hors d’oeuvres
    * Cash Bar
    * Silent Auction Viewing

    6:00pm – 7:30pm - Banquet/ Check-In Available
    * Buffet Dinner
    * Calcutta Auction
    * Gridiron Races

    7:30pm - Social Time


    Lodging:
    Special lodging rates are available at the following locations (Hotel rates starting at $89……block of rooms and rate reserved until March 20th):
    * Springhill Suites by Marriott - 605-571-1600 ext. 103
    * Cadillac Jacks Gaming Resort -  605-571-2203 (mention BHSU Gridiron Gathering for group discounts)

    If you have any questions, please contact John Reiners at 605-642-6036 or Jade Temple
    at 605-642-6630.