Juniata Valley Sponsors First PinkZone Game to Benefit Alliance for Breast Care at J.C. Blair
Juniata Valley Lady Hornet basketball team hosted the first area PinkZone game on Monday, January 31st. The events of the evening raised over $2,000 and included a basket raffle, an autographed Penn State Lady Lions Basketball, Penn State PinkZone t-shirt sales, a 50/50 raffle and special events at halftime and quarter breaks during the game. JV Lady Hornets include: (front, center) Coach Bill Musser; (L-R, second row) Trisha Grove, Alana Stolz, Morgan Moberg, Kerigan Ammerman, Rachel Johnson, Cecelia Grugan, Ashley Snyder, Sarah Myers; (L-R, third row) Coach Joel Pheasant, Abby Zinobile, Heather Carper, Allie Culp, Scarlet Voyle, Rachel Kyper, Sam Anders, Allie Miller, Alexa LeCrone, Taylor Young, Haley Myers; (L-R, fourth row) Coach Don Price and Coach Rachelle Hopsicker.
Other area PinkZone games are scheduled for this Saturday, Feb 5, at Southern Huntingdon High School; Thursday, February 10, at Huntingdon Area High School; and Friday, February 11, at Juniata College.
Proceeds from fundraising events at each of these games will go towards the Penn State PinkZone breast cancer resources, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Alliance for Breast Care at J.C. Blair.
Tickets for the Penn State PinkZone game on February 27 are $12 for adults and $5 for youth with $3 from each ticket sold going toward the Penn State PinkZone. For tickets, visit www.GoPSUsports.com or call (814) 865-5555. Breast cancer survivors and up to three other friends or family members will be admitted free by calling (814) 865-0403 or going to www.GoPSUsports.com/PinkZone to register. Survivors will be invited to participate in a special halftime ceremony as well as a post-game reception.
Area residents are encouraged to support the Alliance for Breast Care at J.C. Blair by attending one of the local PinkZone games, by attending the Penn State PinkZone game on February 27, by making a contribution or becoming a sponsor. More information is available on J.C. Blairís website at www.jcblair.org or at www.GoPSUsports.com/PinkZone.