Extreme Sports Fan Contest

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Townsend sponsors contest grand prize

By Myra Bean

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After today, there is one day left to get your nominations in for the Extreme Sports Fan contest.

So far 11 people have been nominated for the honor so there is room for more.

Also, Pittsburgh Steeler cornerback Deshea Townsend is sponsoring a trip to a Steeler home game this season as the grand prize. Details of the trip are still being ironed out, so sports fans get your entries in. Nominees include Lee Wilks, Richard Russo, Denise Benson, Blake Daugherty, John Ivy, Richard Hartley, Paul Middleton, Todd Johnson, Collins Bailey, Brady McMillen and Brandon White.

In addition to the Steeler trip, other prizes include:

Mississippi State –         2 Season Tickets ($480)

Panola Rebel Club –     2 Game Tickets ($126)

SP High School Football – 2 season tickets ($150)

SP High School Basketball – 2 season tickets

SP High School Baseball – 2 season tickets ($100)

SP High School Softball – 2 season tickets ($60)

North Delta Football – 2 season tickets

North Panola Football -2 season tickets

Special T’s – Nominee T-shirts

Mississippi RiverKings – 2 pairs half season tickets

Memphis Motorsports –    Fall Package (NASCAR) two tickets and two passes to pre- and post-race ceremonies for the Oct. 24 NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Memphis Motorsports Park

Ole Miss Baseball –     Signed Mike Bianco ball

Ole Miss Basketball –     Signed Andy Kennedy ball

Mallard Pointe – 4 rounds of golf, cart fee not included

Panola Dogs – MSU Football autographed by 2002 team, new logo T-shirt, and a Sept. 4, 2004 MSU Program Book with Coach Croom

Just fill out the form on page B10 and turn it in along with supporting documents and photos to convince the judges why you should be considered for the honor of being called the Extreme Sports Fan of Panola County.

Deadline is Wednesday, July 1 at 5 p.m. Copy must be in office at the close of business.