Fans of the South Dakota athletic department can gear up for the 2011-12 season by attending the annual Coyote Kick-Off Auction and Dinner, which is set for Wednesday, Aug. 3 at the Ramkota Inn Exhibit Hall in Sioux Falls.
The social begins at 5:30 p.m. with the dinner to follow at 6:30 p.m. Those attending are asked to RSVP by July 29. Cost is $60 per person, $40 per young alumni (age 35 and younger). A table sponsorship for eight will be available for $500. Fans are asked to wear red and white apparel in support of the Coyotes.
Those in attendance will hear from South Dakota athletic staff, coaches and student-athletes as they talk about the upcoming 2011-12 season, which will mark the school�s first as an official member of the Summit League.
In addition, only individuals attending will have the chance to bid on exclusive items such as steel artwork of the Coyote Logo, a 40� x 40� framed picture of old mail, tickets to Coyote road games, trips to Coyote games and more.
For more information, please contact Jordan Gillis at (605) 624-5704 or by email at Jordan.firstname.lastname@example.org. Money raised that evening will go to scholarships for Coyote student-athletes.
The online portion of the auction will commence soon after the Aug. 3 dinner, with a date to be determined.