SHSU hosts game in fight against cancer this weekend

The SHSU volleyball team will be hosting their inaugural Kill Cancer, Dig for the Cure game Saturday, October 18th at 7pm agains Nicholls State.

Anyone can pledge a monetary amount per dig or kill and the numbers will be totaled at the end of the night.

The proceeds will benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

This is similar to the Pink Out Football game and Think Pink Basketball games that SHSU hosts annually.

The volleyball team is doing its share this month to help fight cancer. If planning to attend the game, please wear pink.

All pledges can be taken before the game by contacting Joe at 294-3596.

The team is also graciously accepting flat donations.

Guests in attendance can also pledge or donate on the day of the game.

There will be an area in the arena where the digs and kills will be counted with pink volleyballs representing kills, and pink Bearkat paws representing digs.

The crowd can stay involved and continuously calculate their money.

All money will be due Monday, October 20 by check or cash to the ticket office in Ron Mafridge Field House, or by mailing it to Sam Houston Ticket Office Attn. Meredith Mullinax, Box 2268, Huntsville, TX, 77341.

Attendance is encouraged at the game and those who pledge can pay out after the game.

If you are in need of a pink shirt, you can pick up a Kats for the Kause t-shirt at the athletic ticket office located in the field house at the south end of Bowers Stadium, at Get Dark Tanning Salon, ticket tables in the mall area Oct. 13-16, or at Adventures in Advertising.

T-shirts are $5.00.

Wear your pink and come out and support the ladies as they support the fight against cancer.

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