WV Football Players to Make "Meet & Greet" Appearances at GameChanger Tailgate




May 20, 2022


Contact: Madolyn Kloster

Company: The Bridge Sports Complex

Email: mkloster@thebridgewv.com


WV Football Players to Make “Meet & Greet” Appearances at The Bridge Sports Complex's GameChanger Tailgate

Dante Stills, Zach Frazier, Bryce Ford Wheaton, Exree Loe, Mike O’Laughlin, and Tony Mathis, will conduct meet & greet appearances at the Tailgate Extravaganza June .

[Bridgeport, WV] May 20, 2022 – Six West Virginia football players are scheduled to attend the GameChanger Tailgate Extravaganza at the Citynet Center this June:

·       Bryce Ford-Wheaton – Wide Receiver

·       Zach Frazier – Offensive Line

·       Exree Loe - Linebacker

·       Tony Mathis – Running Back

·       Mike O’Laughlin – Tight End

·       Dante Stills – Defensive Line

The players will arrive at the Citynet Center around 6:00 PM and will be available for meet& greets. In addition, former NFL player Ryan Leaf will attend the GameChanger Tailgate as keynote speaker.

The event will also feature sports memorabilia such as footballs, basketballs, and more, signed by collegiate and professional athletes. Autographed memorabilia are just some of the many giveaways and prizes that will be available at the June event. Chance drawings for gift cards to local businesses and four grand prize of two Allegiant Airlines tickets out of North Central West Virginia airport will also be available to lucky attendees, as well as t-shirts and other giveaways.

For more information about the event, contact The Bridge Sports Complex at (304)848-8270. More information will be released in the upcoming weeks.

About GameChanger: The mission of GameChanger is to educate the community about pursuing healthy, drug-free lifestyles. The Bridge will assist in this mission by providing the community’s youth an outlet for recreation that will allow them to rise above the influence of drugs. West Virginia currently leads the nation in opioid deaths, with 42 out of 100,000residents dying annually from drug overdoses, 82% of which involve opioids. The Bridge is excited to assist in breaking the cycle of addiction and preventing young people from turning to illicit substances.

About The Bridge Sports Complex: The Bridge, located in Bridgeport, WV, is the newest destination for all things sports, recreation, and wellness. Sitting on 126 acres in North Central West Virginia, The Bridge includes an outdoor turf field, baseball diamonds, multipurpose fields, walking path, and the Citynet Center, an indoor facility with 156,000square feet of courts, turf, aquatics, fitness, and more. To learn more, visit thebridgewv.com.