EIU Hall of Fame Tickets On Sale


Published on September 12 2017 2:48 pm
Last Updated on September 12 2017 2:48 pm
Written by Millie Lange

CHARLESTON, Ill. – Tickets are now on sale for this year's Eastern Illinois Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet set to take place on Saturday, October 7.   The luncheon will take place at 12 pm in the Grand Ball Room of the MLK Union on campus.  
Tickets for the luncheon are $20 per person and can be purchased by phone by calling the EIU Ticket office at 217-581-2106 and must be purchased by Wednesday, October 4 at 12 pm
The Hall of Fame football game will be that evening at 6 pm against Tennessee Tech.  Tickets for the football game are $20 per person.
Individuals wishing to attend both the luncheon and football game may purchase a combination package at a discounted rate of $32 per person.
Discounted tickets for children (ages 4-11) for both the football game and luncheon are also available.  Game tickets are $5 per child, while luncheon tickets are $10 per person.
All orders placed now through October 4 will be available for pick-up at the banquet or football game.
The 2017 EIU Athletic Hall of Fame Class includes Zye Boey (Track), Cara LeMaster Trufant (Soccer), J.R. Taylor (Football), Dave Kidwell (Administrator) and Joe Strohm (Friend of Athletics).
In addition to the Hall of Fame Banquet and football game, EIU volleyball will play at home that afternoon at 2 pm against UT Martin.  Admission to the volleyball match is free.   EIU women’s soccer is at home on Friday afternoon against Jacksonville State at 3 p.m. followed by volleyball in Lantz Arena at 7 p.m.  The women’s soccer team wraps up the weekend of Hall of Fame action at 1 p.m. on Sunday.  Admission to volleyball and soccer is free.