Aggie Football Family Fun Day Set For Saturday, August 17
Aug. 12, 2013
LOGAN, Utah - Utah State's eighth-annual Aggie Football Family Fun Day, sponsored by Macey's Foods, will be held Saturday, Aug. 17 at Merlin Olsen Field at Romney Stadium. Games and activities will get started on the south concourse of Romney Stadium at 5 p.m., while USU football's team will hold a situational scrimmage starting at 6 p.m.
Fans are reminded to enter Romney Stadium through the southwest entrance and to park in the west parking lot. Parking for the event is free.
The event provides fans a chance to meet Utah State football players and coaches, participate in games and activities as well as buy season tickets. Fans can also sign up for 2013 Jr. Aggies at the sign-up table located inside gates on the south concourse. Cost for Jr. Aggies is $25 and is open to kids currently attending pre-school through 8th grade.
Two Wasatch Front Football League (WFFL) youth games start the day's action, kicking off at 2 p.m. and 3:45 p.m.
Following the scrimmage, fans can get their favorite Aggie autographs and play catch with an Aggie player on the field. There is no cost to attend the event and everyone is welcome to meet the Aggies, head coach Matt Wells and the Utah State coaching staff that evening.
Season tickets as well as two-game packages will be available for purchase at Aggie Football Family Fun Day at the Romney Stadium Ticket Office, which is located on the south end of the stadium. The Romney Stadium Ticket Office will open Saturday at 3 p.m.
Locker 42 will also be selling Aggie merchandise on the south concourse.
For more information, contact the Utah State Athletics Department at (435) 797-1850.
Utah State, who is entering its first season in the Mountain West after spending the past eight years in the WAC, will open the 2013 season on Thursday, Aug. 29 at Utah and play its first Mountain West game the following weekend at Air Force on Saturday, Sept. 7. USU's first home game of the 2013 campaign will be on Saturday, Sept. 14 against Weber State, while its first home Mountain West game will be on Saturday, Oct. 12 against Boise State.
Fans can follow the Aggie football program at twitter.com/USUFootball. Aggie fans can also follow the Utah State athletic program at twitter.com/USUAthletics or on facebook at Utah State University Athletics.