Danger vs Raptors
Article posted on: 2012-04-27 00:00:00
Nebraska Danger Game 8 of 2012 season this Friday
GRAND ISLAND, NE - The Everett Raptors will make the long trip from Washington State to take on the Nebraska Danger for the second time this season, at the Heartland Events Center on Friday, April 27. Kickoff is at 7:05 pm CDT.
The Danger (2-5) are coming off a loss to the Sioux Falls Storm (7-0) but continue to grow as a team and look to bring their strengths to defeat the Raptors (2-5). Against the Storm, Rocky Hinds was 22 for 38 with 190 yards and four touchdowns. Three of the touchdown passes went to Corey Surrency while Kayne Farquharson added six catches for 68 yards and a touchdown. Pig Brown led the team with 6 tackles (all solo).
Doors open at 6 pm with pre-game activities beginning at 6:30 pm. Theme for the night is Tie Dye Night. The game will be available via American One on the B2 network at b2tv.com, as well as broadcast live on Thunder 103.1 with veteran sports announcer Brad Fossberg on the play-by-play, or streamed live at www.thunder1031.com
Special events during the game:
5 Off Faid band
Centura Dance Team
The Nebraska Danger Danger Dolls
Fan tunnel by Centura School and Boy Scouts
Performance by Knickrehm School
God Bless America by Heartland Lutheran
God Bless the USA by Joe Boston
Presentation of Colors by Boy Scouts Troop 102 of Central City
Pledge of Allegiance by Boy Scouts
National Anthem by Newell School
Appearances by Tony the Tiger, Nesquik Bunny, M&M, Chester Cheetah, Dino and Bones
Equipment Race to win Brisk Ice Tea coupons
Halftime performance by the Danger Doll, St. Paul Dance Team, Chapman-St. Libory-1R Schools Dance, and YMCA Football
Halftime Throw for Dough contest benefitting area Boy Scout troops! (Buy a mini-football from their booth on the Concourse Level for $1 for a chance to win!)
T-shirt shooter throughout game
Section contests for Nebraska Lottery
Following the game, an autograph party with Players, Danger Dolls, Ball Babes, Mascots, Coaches and Staff will take place. Afterwards, the Danger will appear at Buffalo Wild Wings of Grand Island for a post-game gathering.