July 11, 2012
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. ----- The UAB Athletics Department and Blazer Boosters will hold the Ninth Annual UAB Athletics Auction benefiting student-athlete scholarships on Sunday, August 26, 2012, at the UAB National Alumni Society House.
The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with a silent auction and will be followed by a live auction. Former Blazer football student-athlete Justin Craft will be the keynote speaker and this year's emcee will be David Crane, "The Voice of the Blazers." Tony Kurre, a Birmingham radio personality, will serve as the auctioneer.
This is a great opportunity for Blazer fans to kick off the 2012-13 athletic year and to interact with UAB head coaches while helping raise funds for Blazer student-athlete scholarships.
Individual tickets to the auction are $100 each. Tables of eight are also available for $700 per table. Space is limited and reservations will be secured on a first come, first served basis. The deadline to order tickets is Friday, August 17, 2012. To purchase tickets, please contact Phoebe Pletcher with the Blazer Boosters at firstname.lastname@example.org or (205) 996-9969.
Auction items are currently being sought. To donate an item to the auction, please complete this form and return it to the Blazer Boosters or call (205) 996-9969.