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Alumni football games planned locally

Alumni football is coming to Erwin. Gridiron Alumni is planning several full contact alumni football games, according to a press release issued by the organization.
Gridiron Alumni travels the nation pitting old football rivals against each other one more time.
Players are needed to sign up and the first 40 players on each team get to play. The team that gets 30 people registered first gets home field advantage.
This Spring, hundreds of players and thousands of fans swarmed stadiums to watch their hometown heroes strap it on one more time, the press release said.
Gridiron Alumni is targeting more of the biggest rivalries in the nation for it's Gridiron Alumni Rivalry Series.
Teams from Unicoi County, David Crockett, Science Hill, Daniel Boone, as well as other area teams are forming now. The games are set for early spring. If you or someone you know is interested in putting on the pads one more time, please go to http://www.gridironalumni.com to register. If you have any questions, please call Chris at (530) 410-6396 or go to the website.
Gridiron Alumni was founded in 2010 and has raised over $150,000 for schools and charities using alumni football games as a fundraising vehicle.

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