Hilltopper Athletic Foundation Kicks Off Big Red Vette Raffle

Bowling Green, Ky. — The Hilltopper Athletic Foundation announced Thursday that tickets are now on sale for the Big Red Vette Raffle XIII.

Since 1994, the Corvette raffle has generated over $1.4 million to benefit scholarship funding for Western Kentucky University student-athletes. Each year, over 14,000 tickets are sold, with this year’s winner receiving either a brand new 2006 red Corvette or $30,000 in cash.

The grand prize drawing will be held at halftime of the Hilltoppers’ final regular season home football game on Saturday, Nov. 18 at L.T. Smith Stadium/Jimmy Feix Field against Austin Peay. Angela Comer of Bowling Green, Ky., won last year’s event by purchasing her ticket at the Party 1 Superstore.

Tickets can be purchased for $10 each on-line at www.wkusports.com, in person at the HAF office on the first level of E.A. Diddle Arena or by calling (270) 745-5321.

2006 event sponsors also have tickets available at the following locations: BB&T (all Bowling Green locations), Best Business Systems; Best Value Inn of Bowling Green; Bluegrass Cellular; Campbell Chevrolet; Franklin Bank & Trust; General Motors Corvette Plant; Hewitt, Davis, Fee & Lyons; Holland, Inc.; Lube Express; Motor City Bar & Grill; National Corvette Museum; Party 1 Superstore; Regina Webb Day Spa; SAM 100.7 FM; Smokey Bones BBQ; Southern Foods; Mike Bryant State Farm (Glasgow); Ginger Cleary State Farm; Patti Dillard State Farm; Becky Loyal State Farm (Hodgenville); Tender Touch Auto Wash; University Bookstore; U.S. Bank; Vette City Liquors; WAKY Sign Company; WKU — Glasgow Campus; and, Woosley Brothers Painting.

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