Broken Arrow, Bartlesville, Choctaw and Coweta are the teams competing in the inaugural BA Kickoff Bash sponsored by Lenny’s Subs on Thursday, Aug. 16, at Broken Arrow Memorial Stadium.
The evening starts with JV scrimmages at 5 p.m. Bartlesville will play Coweta at 6 p.m. Broken Arrow and Choctaw face off at 8 p.m.
Autographed ALS footballs will be given away during halftime of each game. Four area NCAA Division I coaches – Lincoln Riley, OU; Mike Gundy, OSU; Phillip Montgomery, TU; and Chad Morris, Arkansas – and members of each of the teams playing in the Kickoff Bash have each signed a ball. Seven of the balls will be given away during halftime of the first game, while the ball autographed by Broken Arrow players will be presented at halftime of the second game.
Fans will have an opportunity to donate to the ALS Association before each game.
Broken Arrow Youth Football Association teams will be recognized between the two varsity games.
Tickets to the Kickoff BASH are $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens. Gates open at 4 p.m.
The Tigers open the regular season at home against the Union Redskins. Kick off for that game is set for 7 p.m.