Football’s Meet The Bears Event Set For August 8

Posted at 2:37 PM, Jul 10, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-10 15:37:11-04

Football’s Meet The Bears Event Set For August 8
Autograph session begins Aug. 8 at 12:30 p.m.

WACO, Texas - The Baylor Athletic Department will host its annual "Meet the Bears" football fan appreciation event on Saturday, Aug. 8. The 2015 event will again be held in the Allison Indoor Practice Facility at the Highers Athletics Complex on University Parks Drive in Waco.

Fans are invited to watch the Bears practice starting at 10:30 a.m., with an autograph time with players and coaches running from 12:30-2 p.m. The autograph tables presented by GuideStone Investments will be set up in the indoor facility following the practice time on the outdoor fields.

Inflatables will again be available in the Allison Indoor facility for children to enjoy, while complimentary 2015 schedule posters and schedule cards will also be offered. Fans will be limited to two autographed items per player/coach.

Attendees should park in the Turner Riverfront Complex parking lots and ride complimentary shuttles to the Highers Athletics Complex or walk as no parking will be available at the Highers Complex. The shuttle service is scheduled to run between 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Limited spectator seating will be available for fans who want to watch practice, and all fans are asked to sit on the side of the practice field closest to the Allison facility for the safety of not only themselves, but the players, coaches and staff, too.

For questions about "Meet the Bears," please contact Baylor athletic marketing at (254) 710-8110.