Purple Raider Football Team Departs for Salem, Virginia
December 12, 2007
A send-off for the Mount Union College football team was held at the Wable-Harter Building on Wednesday, December 12 prior to the departure of the team at 6 p.m.
The team left for Salem, Virginia to play in the Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl for the NCAA Division III National Championship against Wisconsin-Whitewater on Saturday, December 15. The game will be televised at 4 p.m. on ESPN.
Fans gathered near the buses to see the team off. Similar sendoffs have helped launch successful bids in 1993, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2005 and 2006.
Related Links and Stagg Bowl Coverage
- Ticket Information
- Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl Host Site
- Salem Civic Center Web Site
- Alumni Gatherings
- Game Notes
- 2007 Playoff Media Coverage