LEXINGTON HORSEMEN PLAYERS PREPARE FOR UIF ALL-STAR GAME
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Though the Lexington Horsemen have concluded their 2007 regular season, five players are preparing for the inaugural United Indoor Football All-Star Game, to take place Saturday in U.S. Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington, Ill. Kick-off is slated for 8:05 p.m. EDT.
Running back Rayshawn Askew, defensive back J.T. Haskins, wide receiver Harry Lewis, offensive lineman Michael Madrazo and defensive back/kick returner William Mulder all were selected to participate in the contest. The Horsemen were fourth in the league with five players selected as All-Stars.
Tickets for the game are available at the U.S. Cellular Coliseum box office, 101 S. Madison Street; by calling (866) 891-9992 or (309) 434-2679; or by e-mail at www.uscellularcoliseum.com.
Schedule of events [All Times Central]
Wednesday (Aug. 15)
Noon to 8 p.m. - Players arrive and check-in
Thursday (Aug. 16)
9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. – West team practice
10:30 a.m. to Noon – East team practice
Noon to 1 p.m. - Media luncheon in media room at Coliseum for players, media, staff (Interview opportunities for the media)
1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. – West team practice
3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – East team practice
7 p.m. to 9 p.m. - VIP banquet in Coliseum restaurant
Friday (Aug. 17)
9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. – East team practice
10:30 a.m. to noon – West team practice
4 p.m. to 6 p.m. – Youth football camp with All-Stars
6 p.m. to 8 p.m. – Fan Fest at Coliseum
Saturday (Aug. 18)
9 a.m. to Noon – Player combine at Coliseum
6 p.m. – Doors to Coliseum open
7 p.m. – Kickoff
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