JU To Hold "Take A Kid To The Game" Football Program

Sept. 28, 2004

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville Jaguar mascot Jaxson DeVille will make an appearance during the JU football game vs. Drake University this Saturday, Oct. 2, at 12:30 p.m. at D.B. Milne Field to help celebrate NCAA Football's annual "Take a Kid to the Game" program. Kids ages 12-and-under will receive free admission and parents accompanying kids 12-and-under will receive a 50% discount. Area youngsters will have an opportunity to experience the college game-day atmosphere when Jaxson DeVille and friends will be on hand for a special mascot football game at halftime.

JU is one of more than 150 schools across the nation that are participating in this campaign, focused on attracting more of the nation's youths to college games. The "Take a Kid to the Game" program is entering its 10th year in the promotion of NCAA Athletics.

Tickets can be purchased at the JU athletic ticket office ahead of time or can be purchased the day of the game. For more information, call (904) 256-7407 or visit judolphins.com.

TAKG was created by Host Communications, Inc. to encourage alumni and fans to take their kids to stadiums and arenas to experience intercollegiate athletics. It is a national promotion of NCAA Football, the marketing arm of college football.