St. Petersburg, FL, January 15, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Practices for the East-West Shrine Game are open to the public as more than 110 of college football’s best players prepare for the 91st edition of the all-star game, set for January 23th at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg.
The East team, with head coach Charlie Weis, will practice at Shorecrest Preparatory School, located at 5101 1st St. NE., St. Petersburg, FL 33703
The West team, with head coach June Jones, will practice at St. Petersburg High School, located at 2501 5th Avenue N, St. Petersburg, FL 33713
Dates for East Team - Shorecrest Prep West Team - St. Pete High
Monday, January 18th 1:40 – 3:20 p.m. 4:00 – 5:50 p.m.
Tuesday, January 19th 9:40 – 11:40 a.m. 2:40 – 4:40 p.m.
Wednesday, January 20th 9:40 – 11:40 a.m. 2:40 – 4:40 p.m.
Thursday, January 21st 9:40 – 11:40 a.m. 2:40 – 4:40 p.m.
Originating in 1925, the annual East-West Shrine Game features some of the highest-rated graduating college players in the country with an average of 275 former team members populating NFL rosters each year. Playing what will be the game’s 91st incarnation, these young men and their coaches should wow yet another crowd with sensational football heroics—all to benefit the Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Game kickoff is at 4 p.m. on January 23, 2016, at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. To learn more about the East-West Shrine Game or to order tickets, please visit www.shrinegame.com.
About Shriners Hospitals for Children
Shriners Hospitals for Children is changing lives every day through innovative pediatric specialty care, world-class research and outstanding medical education. The 22 locations in the United States, Canada and Mexico provide advanced care for children with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate.
Shriners Hospitals for Children is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and relies on the generosity of donors. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law. To learn more about Shriners Hospitals for Children, please visit www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org.