Wildcats set for annual scrimmage

August 15, 2012 – The Fort Valley State University Wildcats football team will hold its annual football scrimmage on Saturday, Aug. 18. The public and media are invited to FVSU’s Wildcat Stadium from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to watch the intra-squad matchup. Admission is free.

At Saturday, September 1, at 1 p.m. (CST), the Wildcats kickoff their 2012 campaign in Cleveland, Miss. against the Delta State University Statesmen at McCool Stadium. The Wildcats, who finished the 2011 season 2-8 overall (2-5 in the SIAC), are led by four preseason All-SIAC honorees. Wide receiver Christopher Slaughter was named to the First Team Offense, while running back Travis Richmond and offensive linemen DavidGarbo and Ryan Hill were selected to the Second Team Offense. Richmond was also named to the Second Team Special Teams.

Media can send interview requests to wardc@fvsu.edu or call (478) 825-6437.

Click here ( http://www.fvsusports.com/schedule.aspx?path=football ) to see the 2012 Football Schedule.